3 New Sharing Buttons to Add to Your Online Shop

by Gail Oliver, Small Business Marketing Consultant

Pretty much every online shop these days will have the popular social media buttons right beside their product photos in hope that visitors will share the product to their social media sites. Lately, I have been noticing three relatively new sharing buttons that are appearing on the sites of some top online retailers.

social media sharing icons



Wanelo button

Wanelo has had many comparisons to Pinterest. Essentially users post their favorite products here, encouraging more people to like and share, and you are taken directly to the seller’s shop to purchase. Online retailers that have started to include the Share on Wanelo button includes: Delias, Sephora, Asos, Modcloth, Wet Seal, Tillys, CB2, Crate and Barrel, Society6, Storenvy, Hollister, Aeropostale, Think Geek, and Top Shop.


Add to Houzz Idea Book

Houzz is one of the most popular blogs for home decorating photos. If you see a product on an online store that you like, you can use the Share on Houzz icon to immediately add it to your Houzz idea books. Since other Houzz readers can look at your idea books, you are sharing it with more people. Online retailers incorporating the Houzz button includes: Overstock, Art.com, All Posters, CB2, Crate and Barrel, Horchow, Room & Board and Artful Home. 

Add to Amazon Wish List

Add to Amazon Wish List

Did you know that you can add products from other online stores to your wish list on Amazon? Well you can and this sharing button helps you do just that. Online retailers using the Add to Amazon Wish List button includes: Threadless, ArtFire, and ShopRuche.

The more options you give for visitors to share your products, the further you extend your reach. In the vast online world, you can’t be too many places.

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Author: Gail Oliver, Online Small Business Consultant

I'm Gail Oliver, an online marketing consultant. Welcome to my blog, chosen one of the Top 10 Small Business Blogs to Follow in 2014 by American Express Open Forum. If you need help with your e-commerce business, be sure to see MY SERVICES, above.