NextScripts: Social Networks Auto-Poster

Description

This plugin automatically publishes posts from your blog to your Social Media accounts such as Facebook, Twitter, Google+(Google Plus), Blogger, Tumblr, Flickr, LinkedIn, ok.ru, LiveJournal, DreamWidth, Flipboard, Instagram, Telegram, Line, Diigo, Instapaper, Stumbleupon, Pinterest, Plurk, VK.com (VKontakte), YouTube, Scoop.It, WordPress, XING etc. The whole process is completely automated. Just write a new post and either entire post or it’s nicely formatted announcement with backlink will be published to all your configured social networks. You can reach the most audience and tell all your friends, readers and followers about your new post. Plugin works with profiles, business pages, community pages, groups, etc. Messages are 100% customizable and adopted for each network requirements.

  • Version 4.0 – 100% Re-written. New engine. New interface. Existing Posts Auto-Reposter.

Supported Networks

  • Blogger/Blogspot – Autopost to your blog. HTML is supported.
  • Deviantart.com – Autopost to your blog. HTML is supported.
  • Diigo – Auto-submit bookmark to your account.
  • Facebook – Autopost to your business page or community page using free native Facebook API or to your profile, business/community page or groups using third party API library*. Ability to attach your blogpost to Facebook post. Ability to make « Image » posts.
  • Flickr – Autopost images to your photostream and/or sets. Tags are supported.
  • Flipboard (with third party API library) – post to your magazines.
  • Instagram – (with third party API library) – Post your blogpost’s featured image to your Instagram account.
  • Instapaper – Auto-submit bookmark to your account.
  • Google+ (with third party API library) – Autopost to your profile, business page or community. Ability to attach your blogpost to Google+ post. Ability to make « Image » posts.
  • Line – Autopost to your channel, group or room.
  • LinkedIn – Autopost to your account. Ability to attach your blogpost to LinkedIn post. Autopost to LinkedIn Company pages and/or Groups (with third party API library)
  • LiveJournal – Auto-submit your blogpost to LiveJournal blog or community. « LiveJournal Engine » based website DreamWidth.org is also supported.
  • MailChimp – One of the most popular email marketing tools. You can send your blogs as email campaigns to specific subscribers.
  • Medium – Autopost to your profile or publications.
  • ok.ru (Odnoklassniki) Autopost to your group/page. Ability to make text posts, image posts, share links.
  • Pinterest (with third party API library) – Pin your blogpost’s featured image to your Pinterest board.
  • Reddit (with third party API library) – post to your subreddits.
  • Scoop.It (with third party API library) – Autopost to your « Topics ». Ability to attach your blogpost to scoop. Ability to make « Image » posts.
  • SETT – Auto-post to your Sett.com blog.
  • Stumbleupon – Auto-submit bookmark to your account.
  • Telegram – Autopost to your channel, group or chat.
  • Tumblr – Autopost to your account. Ability to attach your blogpost to Tumblr post. HTML is supported.
  • Twitter – Autopost to your account. Ability to attach Image to tweets.
  • Plurk – Autopost to your account. Ability to attach Image to messages.
  • vBulletin – Auto-submit your blogpost to vBulletin forums. Could create new threads or new posts.
  • vk.com (vKontakte) – Autopost to your profile or group page. Ability to attach your blogpost to vk.com post. Ability to make « Image » posts.
  • Weibo – Biggest Chinese Microblogging Service. You can post your messages and images.
  • WordPress – Auto-submit your blogpost to another blog based on WordPress. This options includes WordPress.com, Blog.com, etc..
  • XING – Post text messages or share links.
  • YouTube (with third party API library) – Post messages to your YouTube channel feed. If blogpost has youtube reference it will be attached.
  • Yo – Send notifications to your subscribers.
  • 500px – Autopost images to your account.

… more networks are coming soon …

Plugin makes 100% White Labeled Posts The main idea behind the plugin is to give you the ability to promote only yourself. Plugin uses your own apps and all posts to all networks come only from you. No « Shared via NextScripts.com » or « Posted by SNAP for WordPress » messages.

Please see complete installation instructions with video and screenshots

Free and Pro Plugin Features Please see more detailed features list

  • Message Formatting Tags
  • Filters. Filters allow you to post only specified categories, tags, post types, etc… to each Social Network account.
  • Re-Poster. Automatically psot your already existing posts to your social media accounts.
  • Tags/Categories could be posted as Hashtags
  • Auto-import comments from Facebook as WordPress Comments
  • Auto-import replies and mentions from and Twitter as WordPress Comments
  • URL Shorteners: bit.ly, goo.gl, YOURLS and built in WordPress URL Shortener
  • Additional URL Parameters
  • Custom URLs for AutoPosts
  • Export/Import Plugin settings
  • See direct links to the published posts from the « Edit » page
  • « Image » posts for Facebook, Google+, Vkontakte and Twitter
  • Ability to « Spin » message post templates
  • Full compatibility with WooCommerce. SNAP can autopost new or auto-repost existing products to all your social media accounts.

Also included exclusively in the SNAP Pro Plugin

  • Unlimited accounts. Add/configure unlimited number of accounts for each social network.
  • Ability to make Scheduled and Delayed posts
  • Advanced Filters. Filter by Custom Fields, Custom Taxonomies, and Searches
  • Auto-repost existing posts randomly
  • Limit auto-reposting to specific days and times

Requirements

WordPress 3.4+ (4.8+ is preferred)
PHP 5.3+ (7+ is preferred)
cURL
Correctly working WP cron is required for some functionality (Scheduled posts, Auto reposter, Comments Import, etc…)

Get Support

Contact support/Open Support Ticket

Other/Copyrights

Plugin Name: Next Scripts Social Networks Auto-Poster

Plugin URI: https://www.nextscripts.com/social-networks-auto-poster-for-wordpress

Description: This plugin automatically publishes posts from your blog to your Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ profiles and/or pages.

Author: Next Scripts

Author URL: https://www.nextscripts.com

Copyright 2012-2014 Next Scripts, Inc

PHP Twitter API: Copyright 2012 – themattharris – tmhOAuth

NextScripts.com, Inc

Captures d’écran

  • Add new post metadata box (Pro Version)
  • Settings Page (Pro Version)
  • Facebook: Types of Post
  • Google+: Types of Post

Installation

You need to have account with either Facebook, Tumblr, Google+, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Blogger, Twitter, Diigo, Plurk, LiveJournal, Stumbleupon, DreamWidth or all of them.

Very detailed installation instructions with screenshots are located here: SNAP Installation

How to setup each type of Social Network

More Networks/Instructions here: www.nextscripts.com/instructions

Having problems? Please check out the Troubleshooting FAQ page.

Get Support

Contact support/Open Support Ticket

FAQ

Installation Instructions

You need to have account with either Facebook, Tumblr, Google+, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Blogger, Twitter, Diigo, Plurk, LiveJournal, Stumbleupon, DreamWidth or all of them.

Very detailed installation instructions with screenshots are located here: SNAP Installation

How to setup each type of Social Network

More Networks/Instructions here: www.nextscripts.com/instructions

Having problems? Please check out the Troubleshooting FAQ page.

Get Support

Contact support/Open Support Ticket

What is the difference between « Free » and « Pro » versions?

Free plugin is limited to one account per each type of connected networks. In other words you can add 1 Facebook, AND 1 Twitter AND 1 LinkedIn AND 1 etc … accounts in the « Free » version. This is enough for about 95% of users.

SNAP Pro Plugin is NOT limited in number of accounts per each type of connected networks. You can add 10 (or 100) Facebook, AND 15 Twitter AND 5 LinkedIn AND 25 etc … accounts in the « Pro » version.

What networks in your auto-poster plugin are free and what are not? Why some networks are not free?

Please see the answer here: https://www.nextscripts.com/snap-networks-free-vs-premium/

Does the free plugin support WordPress Multisite Network Edition (ex-WPMU)?

*SNAP Free and SNAP Pro will work ONLY on one site in the WordPress Multisite Environment. You can chose which one in the network admin panel.
*SNAP Pro Multiuser is fully compatible with WordPress Multisite Environment. It comes with admin panel where you can decide what sites can run SNAP or not

Can I use it just for Twitter (Facebook, LinkedIn, Pinterest) or it requires all networks to be set?

Sure you can use it for just one or two networks.

Can it post to Facebook and Google+ pages? Not to profiles, but to pages.

Yes, it can. Specify page in the « Where to Post » field in the account settings, and it will post to pages.

Why it’s not so easy to setup? Why do I need all those apps? There are other plugins (Jetpack Publicize, Linksalpha Network Publisher, etc ) that could do it much easier.

There is a major difference between SNAP and other auto-posting plugins. Plugin MUST use an « App » to make posts. if plugin doesn’t ask you to create your own app, it will use an app set by plugin author. Yes, it’s easier to setup but it means that with every post you make you will promote that plugin author to all your friends and followers. All those posts will be marked as « Shared via WordPress.com » or « posted by Linksalpha ». SNAP gives you an ability to setup your own apps and promote only yourself. We have a very detailed and illustrated setup instructions and our support can help you with that. We believe that it’s well worth to spend your time by setting it up, instead of doing free advertisement for somebody else.

Please see more Frequently asked questions

Avis

Not worth it

I purchased the ‘premium’ version of this because it promised great customer support and the option to import comments.

Roughly the plugin does what it says, but Facebook Comment importing is not functional. First answer (an access request to my site) to my support question was fast, but after my reply support became dead. My issue was not resolved and creator is not reacting anymore.

There are some way more decent and useable plugins available for free which do the same thing as this one, but look much better and have much better support.

Shame there is no money back guarantee for this plugin.

Some Issues with facebook

Hi there, do encounter some issues with facebook but managed to overcome it by following step by step instructions. My Website is almost completed! Thank you guys for the hardwork!

Total Trash • Very Unreliable

This used to be a very good plugin. However, as of lately it has become extremely unreliable.
1) The new Facebook system (using the plugin’s own premium API) does not work. On a daily basis Facebook locks me out of my account. Then, after I login to Facebook, I have to go through all my accounts and reset them with a new session key.
2) Often it posts duplicates. Yesterday I lost over 1000 Instagram followers as the plugin was posting the same post all night, every 3 minutes. This upset my followers and lost over 1000 of them.
3) Communication with the plugin author is non existent. I am not sure if he is not interested in replying or not interested in fixing the problems as there is no updated and not much is happening. The vast majority of his own forum posts are not being replied. It makes me wonder if he is still alive.
4) I could go on and on adding more problems to this list. However…
Just don’t buy this plugin as you will have many sleepless nights.
It is not worth it.

Has become junk

I have used this plugin for years on multiple sites with very few issues. I upgraded to Pro and purchased the API plugin 2 days ago. I began by installing it on a client site who wanted sharing on Insta, LinkedIn, and a few other SM sites not supported in SNAP free. I got everything set up and used the SNAP API for Facebook. WHile the posts worked, the images were wrong. I know, I know. It’s all Facebook’s fault. But this was never an issue when using the free version. SNAP almost always worked perfectly.

I also installed it on a second site. In this case, the entire SNAP interface disappeared from my posts and pages on the back end. There is no longer any « Autopost to:…. » option and the autposting is not working correctly for any of my configured accounts, even though they are setup properly using the main plugin menu settings. I have deactivated and reactivated. I have deleted and reinstalled. I have deactivated all other plugins. Nothing has worked.

Installing on a third site that uses a different theme and framework, I got it to work, but again pulling wrong images to Facebook, no image to Twitter, wrong image to Insta, no image to Tummblr….you get the idea. This has become garbage.

The absolute worst part is that this website RELIES on social media shares. I have opened a support ticket with NEXTScripts, I have posted to the forums, and I have sent a direct e-mail. Over 24 hours and absolutely NOTHING from the developer.

So, in summary, the free version worked fine for years, I pay them $100 for more functionality, and the app completely breaks and they do not offer one iota of support. I can’t even begin to describe how frustrating this is. I guess the safest thing to do is dispute the credit card charge, report this as fraudulent, and search for a better app. Very, very, very disappointing.

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Major Versions

  • Version 4.0 – 100% Re-written. New engine. New interface. Existing Posts Auto-Reposter.
  • Version 3.7 – New networks – MailChimp, ok.ru (Odnoklassniki), Weibo. Improved interface.
  • Version 3.6 – New networks – Yo, Medium, 500px. Filters (https://www.nextscripts.com/snap-features/filters).
  • Version 3.5 – New networks – Telegram and Instagram. New publishing platform.
  • Version 3.4 – New networks – XING, Kippt, compatibility with WP 3.9, 4.0, 4.1 and PHP 5.5.
  • Version 3.3 – Post to all social accounts without creating a WordPress Post. New networks – Flickr, Flipboard, SETT and Scoop.It.
  • Version 3.0 – Auto-repost existing posts, autoposting query, select what image to use for autopost, « Custom URLs » for posts, New networks: App.net, Reddit and deviantart.com
  • Version 2.7 – YouTube Support, FriendFeed support, Auto-import comments from Facebook and Twitter as WordPress Comments, goo.gl and YOURLS support, ability to spin message text
  • Version 2.6 – Better Interface, DreamWidth support, Instapaper support, ability to auto-import comments from social networks
  • Version 2.5 – Export/Import Plugin settings, direct links to the published posts from the « Edit » page, ability to assign categories to each Social Network. LiveJournal Support.
  • Version 2.4 – « Image » posts for Facebook and Twitter, bit.ly support, Plurk Support
  • Version 2.3 – Google+ image posts, delayed postings (Pro Only), new networks – Stumbleupon, vBulletin, Diigo

Details

= 4.2.4 [05/31/2018] =

  • New – [Facebook][Premium Facebook API] Ability to post to Groups as Page Name. (Page must be linked to Group).
  • New – [Facebook][Premium Facebook API] [Update All] button updates session ID in all accounts with the same user ID.
  • Bug Fix – Fix for « Hide unused accounts » functionality.
  • Bug Fix – Incorrectly configured bit.ly was causing huge recodrs in meta table.
  • Bug Fix – Fix for « & » problem in URL parameters
  • Bug Fix – [XING] Correct API shown
  • Bug Fix – [ok.ru] « Image » post type was not selectable
  • Bug Fix – [ok.ru] Fix for « PARAM_API_KEY : Application not exist » and « IMAGE UPLOAD ERROR » errors
  • Several minor bug fixes

4.2.3 [04/13/2018]

  • New – [Facebook][Beta] Support for Premium Facebook API. (Profiles and Pages)
  • Improvement – Improved security – some sensitive data is now hidden.
  • Change/Bug Fix – [Facebook] Facebook officially removed an ability to publish to user profiles for new apps. Attempt to authorize posting to profile generates caused « Invalid Scopes: publish_actions » error. SNAP now has two links for authorization – one for older apps with profile support and one for news apps without. More info: http://nxs.fyi/fbe3
  • Bug Fix – [vk.com] fis for disappearing accounts.
  • Several minor bug fixes

4.2.2 [04/13/2018]

  • New – [Facebook] Support for Premium Facebook API. (Beta – Only Groups are supported at this time)
  • Improvement/Bug Fix – [Facebook] Possible workaround for « Posts to pages are posted as profile name, not as page name ».

4.2.1 [04/04/2018]

  • Bug Fix – Compatibility fix for PHP versions earlier then 5.5.0 (« Can’t use function return value in write context » error)

4.2.0 [04/04/2018]

  • New – BuddyPress Support – BuddyPress posts could be autoposted to configured networks.
  • New – [is.gd] New default URL shortener – is.gd
  • New – [Mailchimp] Support for list segments.
  • New – New setting – list of tags to be excluded from autoposting.
  • New – New setting – « Hide unused networks ». Helps to remove clutter from « New post » page.
  • New – Improved security – some sensitive data is now encrypted.
  • Improvement – « Exact posts » filter will show all post types.
  • Removed [Delicious] Bookmarking service Delicious has been shut down.
  • Removed [Goog.gl] Googgle is shutting down its goo.gl URL shortener
  • Many code improvements, optimizations and some bug fixes.

4.1.7 [03/02/2018]

  • Improvement/Bug Fix – [vk.com] Update for new VK API / fix for « No Image is uploaded » error.

4.1.6 [03/02/2018]

  • Improvement/Bug Fix – [vk.com] Update for new VK API / fix for « v (version) is required » error.
  • Several minor bug fixes and performance improvements.

4.1.5 [02/15/2018]

  • Improvement – [LinkedIn] Alternative way of configuring LinkedIn
  • Improvement – [Flipboard] Alternative way of configuring Flipboard
  • Bug Fix – [Scoop.it] « Code: » error.

4.1.4 [02/08/2018]

  • New – Two new message formatting tags: %POSTDATE% and %POSTTIME%
  • Improvement – [Instagram] Alternative way of configuring Instagram
  • Bug Fix – Unable to uncheck filtered account after post was scheduled or saved as draft.
  • Several minor bug fixes.

4.1.3 [02/06/2018]

  • Improvement/Bug Fix – [Instagram] compatibility with February 2018 changes.
  • Several minor bug fixes.

4.1.2 [01/11/2018]

  • New – Added support for Nextscripts Scoop.it premium API.
  • New – [Pro Only] Post to each network can be scheduled for multiple times from SNAP metabox.
  • Bug Fix – Non-working « Cancel » button in Query/Timeline
  • Bug Fix – [Quick Post] Sometimes incorrect text is used when Quick Post is « Scheduled »
  • Bug Fix – [Instagram] « status:fail » issue.

4.1.1 [12/08/2017]

  • New – « SNAP Quick Post » custom post type is now available in reposter.
  • Improvement – Better protection against duplicates.
  • Improvement/Bug Fix – [Instagram] We have added a different way of dealing with « checkpoint_required » message.
  • Bug Fix – [StumbleUpon] « Invalid Token » issue.

4.1.0 [12/05/2017]

  • New [Beta] – WPML and Polylang support in Filters.
  • New Network – Messenger Line (line.me)
  • New/Improvement – [Post Edit] – All changes are saved instantly. No more « Please save the post to apply changes ».
  • New/Improvement – [Import/Export Accounts] – There are 4 options now – Export All, Export Selected, Import and replace, Import and Merge
  • New – [Instagram] « Default Image » field in settings.
  • Improvement – PHP 5.3 compatibility. (It still works better on PHP 5.6 and 7+)
  • Bug Fix – [Facebook] & instead of & in the « Additional URL Parameters »
  • Bug Fix – [Twitter] Option « Dash » has been removed from « Replace spaces in hashtags with … » because Twitter no longer supports dashes in hashtags.
  • Several minor bug fixes.

4.0.11 [11/10/2017]

  • New/Improvement – [Twitter] Compatibility with new 280 characters limit.
  • Bug Fix – [Critical] Post Editor Broken
  • Bug Fix – [Critical] Javascript Error – nxs_updateGetImgsX is not defined
  • Bug Fix – [Critical] Only First network was autoposted
  • Bug Fix – No SNAP Metabox if post type is not excluded

4.0.9 [11/09/2017]

  • New/Improvement/Bug Fix – [Critical] Compatibility with just released Facebook API 2.11
  • Bug Fix – Some unnecessary debug info has been removed.
  • Bug Fix – Broken Text/Manual Post Dialog
  • Bug Fix – [Twitter] Unable to uncheck « Attach Image ».

4.0.8 [11/07/2017]

  • New – New Option « Check Query Every (Sec) »
  • Improvement/Bug Fix – Will not longer try to post to « unfinished » accounts.
  • Bug Fix – [Reposter] Same post was selected.
  • Bug Fix – « Post Links » shortcode is back.
  • Bug Fix – Image selection was broken.
  • Bug Fix – [LinkedIn] Protection against ghost account records created by browser.
  • Bug Fix – Incompatibility with some plugins causing javascript issues.

4.0.7 [10/27/2017]

  • New – [Reposter] New Option « Post each post only once ».
  • Bug Fix – Comments import issues.
  • Bug Fix – [Reposter] Limit Reposting to only specific days and hours were not working correctly.
  • Bug Fix – [Reposter] Unable to save « When finished » option
  • Bug Fix – [Reposter] « Post ONLY never autoposted posts » should count reposter made posts as well.
  • Bug Fix – [Filters] Problems with « Custom fields »
  • Bug Fix – [Filters] Problems with « Custom taxonomies »
  • Bug Fix – Broken [Show More] buttons on « Edit Post » pages.
  • Bug Fix – [Medium] Authorization issue.
  • Bug Fix – Incompatibility with plugins that leave WP Query filters.

4.0.6 [10/25/2017]

  • Bug Fix – [Critical] Incompatibility with some SEO and Page Building plugins.
  • Bug Fix – [Critical] Broken « Add Media » button issue.

4.0.5 [10/24/2017]

  • Bug Fix – [Twitter] « media_ids parameter is invalid. » error.
  • Bug Fix – [Telegram] Imvalid formpost error.
  • Bug Fix – Empty/Blank reposter page.
  • Bug Fix – Javascript Error nxs_updateGetImgsX.
  • Bug Fix – Twitter, Telegram, were ignoring « Attach Image » checkboxes.
  • Bug Fix – Cron report messages.
  • Bug Fix – [Reposter] Random reposter will wait for new posts when number of posts is 0, instead of stopping.
  • Bug Fix – [Reposter] Random Reposter were always choosing the same post if WPML or some other plugins are installed.

4.0.4 [10/19/2017]

  • Improvement – You can now exclude regular posts from autopposting and autopost only pages or only custom post type.
  • Bug Fix – « nxs_doManPost is not defined » JavaScript Error.
  • Bug Fix – SNAP plugin messes admin Interface, breaks Visual Composer, Woocommerce interfaces (Add Order, Add Coupon, Add Product)
  • Bug Fix – Reposter does not save the dates.
  • Bug Fix – List of Reposters is showing only 5 recent items.
  • Bug Fix – SNAP Interface is NOT shown for WP Pages even if selected in filters.
  • Bug Fix – [Twitter] Bad Image Error
  • Bug Fix – [Stumbleupon] Invalid token error.
  • Bug Fix – Stability improvements. Should not cause crashes and white pages anymore.

4.0.3 [10/17/2017]

  • Bug Fix – CSS Image has been removed from all non-SNAP pages.
  • Bug Fix – Insecure request for remote image has been removed.
  • Bug Fix – [Telegram] Missing images.
  • Bug Fix – Broken [Show More] buttons.
  • Bug Fix – Performance improvement for some sites experiencing slow down.
  • Bug Fix – Security improvements.

4.0.2 [10/16/2017]

  • Improvement/Bug Fix – Some perfomance improvements and bug fixes.

4.0.1 [10/15/2017]

Initial Version 4 Release. 100% Re-written. New engine. New interface. Existing Posts Auto-Reposter. More info: https://www.nextscripts.com/v4

1.0.0 – 3.8.8 [05/05/2012 – 08/26/2017]

Here: https://www.nextscripts.com/snap-wp-changelog.txt