“A great way to get likes and followers in exchange for accessing special content”

The plugin provides 8 social buttons for all major social networks: Facebook Like, Facebook Share, Twitter Tweet, Twitter Follow, Google +1, Google Share, LinkedIn Share, YouTube Subscribe (Pinterest, Instagram coming soon), – and additionally 4 Sign-In buttons.

You can use the buttons together or separately. Each button has individual settings.

Brandon Gaille

“The best social locker out there. A great way to get likes and followers in exchange for accessing special content.”

Brandon Gaille – blogger, marketer – brandongaille.com

Below are some examples of the ways you can use the Social Locker.

1. Lock downloads

Let’s say you have premium resources on your website available to download for free. Why not ask visitors for a like or share? You deserve something for your work! Don’t lose potential revenue from new visitors.

2. Lock promo codes and coupons

Buyers like to save money. Reward visitors who like or share your page by offering a promo code. You increase traffic through social networking, buyers get a discount. What could be better?

Papa Joes Pizza Coupon (1)

(this’s a demo button)

3. Lock videos

With Social Locker, you can create an overlay locker that will blur and stop a video from playing, until the visitor likes, tweets, shares, follows or subscribe to your YouTube Channel.

Taylor Swift – We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together

This is a song recorded by American singer-songwriter Taylor Swift for her fourth studio album, Red (2012). It was produced by Max Martin and Shellback.

4. Lock tips and “secrets”

Write useful tips, reveal some your secrets or publish an interesting story on your website and lock it partly via the Social Locker. And see how article attracts social traffic and converts visitors to leads.

The example below shows an example of the use of the sign-in buttons which recive a user email and save it in the WP database.

My 3 Tips On How To Write Interesting Articles

Tip #1. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Donec ornare aliquet cursus. Donec suscipit ante vel mattis sagittis.


Tip #2. Ut in mi cursus, pellentesque dolor efficitur, tempus massa. Phasellus vitae maximus augue, sed dignissim sapien.

Tip #3. Suspendisse potenti. Nunc nec lacinia ex, quis fermentum ligula. Etiam in fermentum nunc.

5. Lock PDF version of your article

Another popular use case of the plugin is to lock a downloadable version of your PDF article. It perfectly works If it’s not possible to create a set of exclusive resources available to download.

This is really easy to do and it takes less than a minute to create a PDF version of your post using the Print Friendly browser extension.

.. and these are just SOME of the ways you can use Social Locker!