Did you know that giving a reward is usually the key to create a profitable action? And not just for sales – it applies for all. So did you consider awarding users for sharing your content?
We have great news for you. You can do this for free using the myCred plugin which is seamlessly integrated with the Easy Social Share Buttons for WordPress.
What is myCred?
myCred is an intelligent and adaptive points management system that allows you to build and manage a broad range of digital rewards including points, ranks and, badges on your WordPress/WooCommerce powered website.
Build brand loyalty by rewarding your customers through store reward systems, community leaderboards, monetizing your website content, etc. – The possibilities are endless.
Other rewards programs are confusing to implement and costly to run, typically adding a recurring monthly fee to you and requiring intrusive access to your customer data.
myCred solves all these issues. myCred is a free and open source plugin that lives on your WordPress – WooCommerce website, so everything stays in your control.
myCred is easy to set up and works with a vast library of third party software out of the box. Forget about monthly fees — there is an extensive collection of affordable premium addons that can help you create a lucrative reward system that is perfect for your site.
How to Reward Users for Sharing – The Settings Guide
Before starting with the configuration you need to enable the feature from the activate/deactivate features menu.
Activation of myCred Integration
To activate the myCred integrations you need to visit the Social Sharing -> Affiliate Integration -> myCred
You have access to various types of integration that can be used.
Using the Easy Social Share Buttons for WordPress custom hook
This is the recommended method for integration with myCred. When you enable it a new hook will appear and all points will go inside it. And you will have access to customize the number of points or frequency that the user will get them.
When you enable the option inside the plugin you also need to enable the hook inside myCred settings.
Inside the hook you can configure:
- Number of points users will get to click over share buttons
- Logging template