In this post, I have made a list of some of the best WordPress plugins for integrating Facebook in your WordPress blog. By using these plugins you can add Facebook like box in lightbox, modal window, Facebook pop up, Facebook comments, embed Facebook feeds, Facebook like lock, for adding connect via Facebook functionality, to add Facebook page in blog, Facebook like to download box, post to Facebook directly from WordPress, to add Facebook apps, Facebook like box on exit and for adding Facebook meta tags.
Here is a list of plugins which can be used for integrating various features of Facebook in your blog:
1) Pop up plugin: This plugin pops up a small box with your Facebook like link embedded to it. It locks the page and it might be little bit obtrusive for some but overall a good plugin to increase Facebook likes.
2) Like Locker: This plugin locks the content of your blogs to your readers. They can only see the content when they like your post. It may be a way to increase Facebook likes but can also be obtrusive to some of your visitors. This plugin changes your download button in to a like button. Users have to click on the Like button to start a download which can increase Facebook likes.
3) Facebook Plugin: This is like an all in one Facebook plugin. You can integrate Facebook, comments, like box, face pile, activity feed, dialog, widgets, etc. with the help of a single plugin. By this plugin you can embed the Facebook wall right in to your blog. Apart from wall, you also have the option to embed Facebook objects like photos, feeds, events, etc.
4) Facebook Connect: If you want your WordPress users to connect via Facebook then this plugin is the best one. By the help of this plugin you can posts updates in your users Walls.
5) Traffic pop: A pop up plugin which locks the screen for a certain time. Either the user has to click on the link button or to wait to unlock the screen. Could be obtrusive for some. By this plugin you can add external links on your blog, when a user click on these links they will see a Facebook like pop up window. They can either like your Facebook page or they have to wait for some time for the window to disappear.
6) FB Page Integrator: This plugin can be used to integrate Facebook page in your WordPress blog. By this plugin you can integrate a Facebook page in your blog. You can also display page timelines and comments in your page. Plugin is SEO optimized.
7) Facebook Social Publisher: By using this plugin you can directly post content in your Facebook account from your WordPress blog. You also have the option to connect Twitter account and post tweets directly.
8) Facebook Meta tags: By using this plugin you can control on how a particular content will look after it has been posted in Facebook.