One use for the Reminders feature in PublishPress is to send important reminders to authors AFTER content is published.
One thing you can do to help publicize your content is send out pre-filled social media links. All the authors need to do is click the links and they can share the post on social media.
Here's how the content of their PublishPress notification looks:
Let's see how to set up similar notifications on your site.
First, follow this setup guide. That will show you how to create the notification. The only change to make is selecting “After the content is published”. This image below shows how your notification should look:
Now we get to the main content of the notification.
There are sites that can help you generate social media sharing links. The one I used for this tutorial is sharelinkgenerator.com.
The Facebook link is much simpler. You can't include the title or a link to your own account. But if your author clicks the link, it will still be an easy process to share the post. This image shows what they will see:
Finally, let's look at an example from Linkedin. Here's a link you can use for sharing posts on Linkedin:
Other site owners want to go further and stop their users from editing published content at all. This is because their content often needs an approval process. And what's the point of an approval process if people can go in later and make any changes they want?