From Facebook, "the Save button lets people save items or services to a private list on Facebook, share it with friends, and receive relevant notifications. For example, a person can save an item of clothing, trip, or link that they're thinking about and go back to that list for future consumption, or get notified when that item or trip has a promotional deal".
Saves can be removed from within Facebook or your website.
The button above shows a small button aligned to the left (
[fbsave align="left" size="small"]). By default, the code will return a large button centered as follows (using
When our shortcode is used, the current page is returned by default, although another page can be referenced. Attributes are listed below.
The following shortcode are available to alter the save button's behaviour.
large. Use as follows:
[fbsave align="left"](CSS applies as per below).
8px 15px; 8px 15px. To change the default behaviour, alter the shortcode function, or use the following in your shortcode:
[fbsave padding="5px 10px 5px 10px"].
Copy and paste the WordPress function into your theme's
functions.php file or, if you sensibly have one installed, your custom functions plugin. You may optionally download and install our plugin from the bottom of of the page.
It's a requirement when using this function that you download the FBSDK function. Review its use and download the code here. It's possible that your theme is already rendering the SDK by default (open up your source code and search for "
connect.facebook.net" to confirm).
The following function may be used outside of WordPress. Again, the SDK is required.
$args array keys of
padding are merged into the resulting
- If you're a business and require that the SAVE button be integrated with your product catalogue, get in touch with us. It's somewhat of a necessity for any e-commerce presence to build these Facebook features into your website as a means to supplement your advertising and marketing strategies.
- All saved links will be added to the Saved view, which can be found at www.facebook.com/saved or for mobile apps via navigating to