Applause/Like/Upvote Button

Add an applause/like/upvote button to your content.

Author:Bryan Hadaway (profile at
WordPress version required:5.0
WordPress version tested:6.3
Plugin version:0.1
Added to WordPress repository:12-10-2021
Last updated:19-08-2023
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Total downloads:1 049
Active installs:50+
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Add an applause/like/upvote button to your content.

By default, an applause button is added to the top and bottom of the post content area, which can easily be styled with CSS.

Or use a simple shortcode:


Or use a simple shortcode with the following available parameters:

[applause url="" color="purple"]

Or use the direct HTML code (with additional configuration options):

<div class="applause"><applause-button url="" color="purple" /></div>

Powered by the Applause Button by Colin Eberhardt. Donate to the project.