Opencart3.0 sharebuttons instruction

Installing and activation

  1. Download archive with plugin in the Shop Pinta store and save it on your computer. Unpack the archive.

  2. In the admin panel of your site, select  Extensions > Installer (1,2) press the Upload button (3)

3.Upload the archive of the plugin from your computer

        4. Clear the cache. In the Modification subsection (1) check the checkbox for plugin(2) and click the Clear (3) and Refresh (4) buttons.

        5. Go to the Extensions subsection. In the Extension List, select  Modules.


        6. Find the Share Buttons plugin in the list (1) and click the Install button (2).

        5. To configure the plugin, click the Edit button (3).



Plugin Page

  1. Activate the plugin, by selecting the On option in the Status field. Without this, you cannot create a data feed.

  1. Choose the location of the buttons on the site in the Position field. You can place the buttons on the site as you wish

Having checked the Show Position Params (1) checkbox , you can change the appearance of the buttons on the website as you like: adjust the distance between the buttons - Margin and Padding fields (2), their size - the Width (3) field. Optionally, you can add the frame of any color to highlight the buttons on the site - the fields Background and Background color(4)

  1. For each button, enter your login or phone number (depending on the selected social network) in the Href field (2). When clicking on the button on the website, the window of the selected messenger opens to communicate with the User.

Example the filling fields

  1. Onclick field (3). Write a function to track the number of clicks of your site by Users. When you click on the utton, the Onclick event is triggered.


The number of clicks of each button on your site will be transmitted to Google Analytics.

For this purpose, a goal must be created and configured in your site’s Google Analytics account.

  1. Check the checkboxes of the instant messengers that will be displayed on your website in the Activate column

  1. In the Style Type block, select the visual display of the social network icons that your Users will see.

  1. Then click the Save settings button.

  1. Go to your site and update it. After that, the messenger buttons will appear on your site.

  1. To open a chat, click on any messenger button that is convenient for you to communicate.