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A highly customizable Vue.js component for sharing links on social networks

A highly customizable Vue.js component for sharing links on social networks

vue-share-it

A Vue.js component for sharing links to social networks.

Features

  • Easy install
  • Highly customizable
  • Extensive documentation & examples
  • Developer support
  • SEO friendly

Installation

# Yarn 
yarn add vue-share-it

# NPM 
npm install vue-share-it --save

Usage

Browserify / Webpack

import shareIt from 'vue-share-it';

Vue.use(shareIt);

HTML

<script src="https://unpkg.com/[email protected]/dist/vue-share-it.js"></script>

Supported social-media platforms

Platform Value
Twitter twitter
LinkedIn linkedin
Facebook facebook
Whatsapp whatsapp
Reddit reddit

API

Props

Prop Data type Default Description
text String '' Caption
url String '' URL to share
width Number 600 Width of the share window
height Number 600 Height of the share window
dense Boolean false Dense button styling
dark Boolean false Dark button styling
targets Array [] Specify social media targets, defaults to all available targets
icons Boolean false Use icons as buttons
outline Boolean false Outline button styling
round Boolean false Round button styling for icons
iconSize String lg Specify icon size. See size chart below
shareConfig Object {
linkedin: {},
twitter: {},
facebook: {},
whatsapp: {},
reddit: {},
}
Advanced configuration for target specific styling

Events

Name Description Value
clicked Event that is emitted when a share button is clicked Returns social media platform which was clicked. E.g. ["twitter"]

Slots

Name Description
${platform}-icon Custom icon for platform
${platform}-label Custom label for platform

Examples

Using vue-share-it component

Default

<share-it />

Global configs

<share-it text="This is sample text" url="https://www.google.com" :height="600" :width="600" />

Targets

<share-it :targets="['twitter', 'facebook']" />

Dark

<share-it dark />

Dense

<share-it dense />

Outlined

<share-it outline />

Button configs

const share = {
  twitter: {
    size: "2x",
    label: "Custom label!",
    round: true,
  },
  linkedin: {
    size: "2x",
    color: "#333",
    backgroundColor: "yellow",
  },
  facebook: {
    size: "3x",
    dark: true
  },
  whatsapp: {
    size: "2x",
    dense: true,
    outline: true,
    color: 'green',
  },
}
<share-it :shareConfig="share" />

Icons

<share-it icons />

Outlined icons

<share-it icons outline />

Rounded icons

<share-it icons outline round />

Icon configs

const iconConfig ={
  twitter: {
    icon: true,
    size: "sm",
    color: "#333",
    round: true,
    backgroundColor: 'yellow'
  },
  linkedin: {
    icon: true,
    size: "lg",
    outline: true,
    round: true,
    
  },
  facebook: {
    icon: true,
    size: "2x",
    outline: true,
    round: true
  },
  whatsapp: {
    icon: true,
    size: "3x",
    outline: true,
    round: true
  },
  reddit: {
    icon: true,
    size: "4x",
    outline: true,
    round: true
  },
}
<share-it :shareConfig="iconConfig" />

Using slots

<share-it>
  <template v-slot:twitter-icon>
    <v-icon>mdi-twitter</v-icon>
  </template>
  <template v-slot:twitter-label>
    <em>Tweet it!</em>
  </template>
  <template v-slot:whatsapp-icon>
    <v-icon>mdi-whatsapp</v-icon>
  </template>
  <template v-slot:whatsapp-label>
    <em>Share on Whatsapp</em>
  </template>
</share-it>

Size chart

Code Size
xs .75em
sm .875em
lg 1.33em
2x 2em
3x 3em
4x 4em
5x 5em
6x 6em
7x 7em
8x 8em
9x 9em
10x 10em

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