How to add a custom sharing service to Jetpack plugin

By: The WP Guy Posted in blog, how to

In this example I will show you how to add the bufferapp button for sharing posts with the jetpack sharing feature.

Create / find an icon *

for the service that is a png file that is 16×16 pixels and upload to the website via media upload and use the link.

Locate the sharing code *

The code you will need for the particular service in this case it was here: http://bufferapp.com/extras/button

Work out which part of the code to use *

Add it in the right format as explained here (ignoring the [source] code which you don’t use at all: http://ryanmarkel.com/2010/08/26/adding-a-custom-sharing-service-to-wordpress-com/

Now go to the sharing settings and ‘add new service’ *

custom sharing service

This is how it should look *

custom sharing service

 

How it looks  at the bottom of a post *

custom sharing service

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