How to add share buttons and the like button to your Constant Contact emails
Adding the Social Share bar and Like button to your Constant Contact email will increase its chances of being shared on social media. This is free advertising for your business and it helps you get new contacts.
Note: If you enable the Social Share bar and Like button in the Header Options, your email can be found using a search engine like Google.
These steps only work with standard Email Marketing emails, but you can also add the bar to any custom code emails or a Classic Wizard template.
To add the Social Share bar and Like button to your Email Marketing email template:
- When editing your email, click Header Options on top of your email draft.
- In the Header Options overlay, check the “Social Sharing Links” checkbox at the bottom.
- Click OK.
- At the top of the Customize Your Email page, click Save.
The Social Share bar and Like button will appear on your email when it reaches your contacts’ in boxes. It does not work in test emails.
Now that your email is set up to go social, find out how to:
- See Where People Share It – Check your Social Stats reports to see which social media accounts your contacts use most.