Articles of open graph

Facebook “like” open graph meta in header.php

I would like to add open graph meta tags to my header.php, but can someone explain how this works if header.php comes before my loop with the relevant information?? <meta property=”og:title” content=”The Rock”/> <meta property=”og:type” content=”movie”/> <meta property=”og:url” content=”http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0117500/”/> <meta property=”og:image” content=”http://ia.media-imdb.com/rock.jpg”/> <meta property=”og:site_name” content=”IMDb”/> <meta property=”fb:admins” content=”USER_ID”/> <meta property=”og:description” content=”A group of U.S. Marines, […]

Open graph problem: Showing wrong description of homepage while sharing on Facebook

Check out this URL: http://developers.facebook.com/tools/debug/og/object?q=www.linuxstall.com Everything is fine except the last line which is Note: “Reference in Perl” is the most recent post at my site. When I share any of my post on facebook then it works fine but when I share the homepage (www.linuxstall.com) then it shows most recent post’s description instead of […]

Open graph metadata isn't pulled on Facebook until after I run that specific link through the debugger

I added open graph meta data to all the posts on a site, however, when I attempt to paste a post link on Facebook, the graph meta information isn’t loaded. Then, when I insert the URL into the debugger / linter, it works, both within the debugger and when posting normally on Facebook (which didn’t […]

Set Custom Post feature image as og:image

I am trying to set the Featured image as the og:image I have tried various ways and plugins (Yoast) but finding it hard to get my head around this. The issue is that it isn’t picking up the feature image at all instead it is picking up the images in the content. This is my […]

sharing video on facebook from wordpress

When a user tries to share a page with an embedded video on it only the title of the pages shows up on their facebook status and not the flash video player. This happens while sharing with the addthis button or if the url is posted directly to the facebook page. Any idea how I […]

Is there a filter to define the OG image on a given post?

I am looking for a filter to define what image on a post sets the facebook OG image. In my case I have the image I want to use in a post meta field. I have looked around but am unsure of the best way to handle this. Is there a core wordpress filter for […]

How can you upload an image from within a settings page?

Is there an easy way to include an upload box to your settings page? I am building an Open Graph options page and I like users to upload a standard image directly from that page.

How to add code to Header.php in a child theme?

I’m creating a child theme for the first time and I had a few questions regarding code added to header. In a non child theme there is certain code I add to my header.php file such as google analytics, google webmaster tools, buy sell ads, Facebook open graph, etc…. How do you do this in […]