The Core Component Social Sharing Component is a Facebook and Pinterest sharing widget.
The Social Sharing Component adds Facebook and Pinterest sharing links to the page. It is often included in page headers or footers.
The current version of the Social Sharing Component is v1, which was introduced with release 1.0.0 of the Core Components, and is described in this document.
The following table details all supported versions of the component and the AEM versions with which the versions of the component is compatible.
|Component Version||AEM 6.4||AEM 6.5||AEM as a Cloud Service|
For more information about Core Component versions and releases, see the document Core Components Versions.
To experience the Social Sharing Component as well as see examples of its configuration options as well as HTML and JSON output, visit the Component Library.
The latest technical documentation about the Sharing Component can be found on GitHub.
Further details about developing Core Components can be found in the Core Components developer documentation.
Because sharing requires special page headers, any sharing must be enabled at the page level. Therefore, for the content author additional edit options for the sharing component are available through the sharing tab the page properties.
Because sharing requires special page headers, any sharing must be enabled at the page level. Therefore, for the template author the design options for the sharing component are available through the initial page properties.