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SocialSharing 2.0.0 (J15/J17) Released

SocialSharing 2.0.0 (J15/J17) Released


This small plugin add automatically to any article a set of social icons that let your reader increase your social ranking. It support: Twitter, Facebook, Google +, Google Buzz, Digg, Xing and LinkedIn

SocialSharing For #Joomla! has been released at version 2.0.0 for #Joomla! 1.5 and for #Joomla! 1.7. It is running on this blog and at the various showcase site:


To update your extension, Download the latest copy, uninstall from Extensions → Install / Uninstall → Plugin and install with the fresh copy.

Online documentation is available in the wiki



  • Improved caching for more speed,
  • Add Xing share button, available in 16×16, 32×32 and 64×64 pixels,
  • Use the official Facebook share button and not anymore the third party provider for more security and better sharing options.


  • Remove a bug where the sectionid was accessed even while not being viewing an article,
  • One version number 2.0.0 for all version of #Joomla!
  • Google+ was available in version for #Joomla 1.5 but missing in the version For #Joomla! 1.7

About The Author

Cédric Walter

I worked with various Insurances companies across Switzerland on online applications handling billion premium volumes. I love to continuously spark my creativity in many different and challenging open-source projects fueled by my great passion for innovation and blockchain technology.In my technical role as a senior software engineer and Blockchain consultant, I help to define and implement innovative solutions in the scope of both blockchain and traditional products, solutions, and services. I can support the full spectrum of software development activities, starting from analyzing ideas and business cases and up to the production deployment of the solutions.I'm the Founder and CEO of Disruptr GmbH.