Do you want to add a click-to-call button in WordPress site? People visit your website using their smart phones, by adding a tap-to-call button makes it easy to contact you. In this article, I will describe you how to easily add a click-to-call button in WordPress website.
Why We Add Click-to-Call Button in WordPress?
Many small business websites believe on customers to contact them by contact form. That’s why we recommend to all website owners adding a contact form. However, on the basis of industry some users may want to talk to a person immediately.
As mobile web traffic grows across the world, often users find it more suitable to tap-to-call and get the information they need. Let’s see how to add click-to-call buttons easily into WordPress.
1. Add a Click-to-Call Button in WordPress by Using Plugin
This method is easy, but the negativity is that it will display a click to call button only on mobile devices. You can use Method 2 in this article to add your phone number to view all devices.
First of all, you have to install and activate the Call Now button plugin on your site. For more information, go to our Step-by-Step Guide on how to install WordPress plugin.
On activation, you have to go to Settings »Call Now button page to configure plugin settings.
First of all, you need to check the box next to the button status text and enable it. After this you can go ahead and enter the phone number that you want to call people.
Alternatively, you can put the text to display or hide the icon. If you leave it blank, then the plugin will display a call button with the phone icon.
You can click on the ‘Advanced Settings’ link to configure the call now button to control the tracking status and the appearance.
2. Manually Add Click to Call Button in WordPress
This system allows you to manually add click to call buttons or links anywhere on your WordPress website.
The links will open the phone app on the mobile device. On Window desktop computers, Mac users will see the option to open links in Fest time, while Windows 10 users will see in Skype.
You can also use HTML code to add an image or icon next to the click-to-call text link.
Once complete, you can visit your website to see click-to-call links with the uploaded image.