WordPress Social Invitations – Lite

Allow your visitors to invite friends of their social networks such as Facebbok, Twitter, Foursquare…

Allow your visitors to invite friends of their social networks such as Facebbok, Twitter, Foursquare Google, Yahoo, Hotmail and more directly into your WordPress site. This plugin works perfectly with Buddypress and Invite Anyone Plugin.

Check the wsi demo

Full documentation available in our site

Currently Supported Providers

Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Foursquare, Yahoo, Live, Gmail


  • HTML emails
  • Template system to edit visuals or add your branding
  • Invitations Queue to handle the different API limits
  • Sidebar widget for sidebars
  • Predefined invitation messages
  • Custom CSS
  • Translation ready
  • Documentation

Premium version

  • Content locker – Share you content only to users that invited their friends by using a simple shortcode
  • MyCRED & Cubepoints integration
  • Already invited users are shown
  • Stats widget
  • Bypass registration lock- To use the plugin on private sites that works with invitation only
  • Facebook uses SEND DIALOG
  • Twitter delivers Private messages instead of posting a tweet
  • Predefined invitations can’t be edited by users
  • Redirect users after they send invitations
  • Change order of providers
  • Free Support

Get the premium version on http://wp.timersys.com/wordpress-social-invitations/

1. The super easy way

  1. In your Admin, go to menu Plugins > Add
  2. Search for WordPress Social Invitations
  3. Click to install
  4. Activate the plugin
  5. A new menu WP Social Invitations will appear in your Admin

2. The easy way

  1. Download the plugin (.zip file) on the right column of this page
  2. In your Admin, go to menu Plugins > Add
  3. Select the tab “Upload”
  4. Upload the .zip file you just downloaded
  5. Activate the plugin
  6. A new menu WP Social Invitations will appear in your Admins

Then read the documentation
and configure the desired providers. Note that docs are for premium version and may be different from what you see.

You’re done!

Please read carefully the documentation and double check providers settings.

Check our Common problems section


  • Updated fb api version
  • Updated test file
  • Registration message in BP is only showed on first page now
  • Minor bugfixes like undefined notices


  • Added more debug info to logs
  • Current url and current title fix
  • jquery manually added into popup to avoid cache issues
  • Added some disable cache variables in popup


  • Minor bugfixes
  • Code improvements


  • Fixed bug preventing MyCred hooks to display
  • Fixed bug in popup collector that was printing other plugins stuff


  • Added language files
  • Fixed hybridauth error with other plugins
  • Removed friends collector from Twitter and Linkedin as not needed in the free version
  • Added logger to google


  • Fixed php error on collector
  • Now providers logout after sending invitations
  • Updated hybridauth library


  • Fixed issue with fb no closing, or being blocked
  • Updated error template
  • Added new functions to api wsi_user_already_invited wsi_get_total_invites
  • Minor bugfixes


  • Fixxed undefined error in admin preventing plugins settings to work


  • Plugin recoded from scracth to improve usability and performance
  • Added Debug Logs right in the debug tab
  • Added hybridauth debug logs
  • Improved debug method for emails and providers
  • Improved friend selector popup filtering performance when user have lot of friends
  • Added lazy load for avatars in friends selector
  • Check already invited users – Users invited are now saved to avoid spaming them with invitations (can be removed)
  • Changed html and css in templates and improved widgets/shortcodes
  • Added new stats like top users sending invitations and top accepted invitations
  • New widget to display user rankings with more invitations sent/accepted
  • Updated test page
  • Added shortcodes support in messages/emails
  • Added multisite support

= 1.6.1 – Nov 26, 2014

  • Added display name to live provider
  • Updated for better buddypress compability

= 1.6 – Oct 23, 2014

  • Added %%CUSTOMURL%% field in settings
  • Better session handling

= 1.5.7 – Sept 23, 2014

  • Prefixed custom functions
  • Update oAuth for imcompatibility problems

= 1.5.6 – Jul 26, 2014

  • Changed CSS of widget for better compatibility

1.5.5 – Jul 17, 2014

  • Fixed bug with facebook that randomly caused link error of share popup
  • Fixed bug when redirection after facebook share

1.5.4 – Jun 25, 2014

  • Improved error page
  • Updated hybrid auth
  • Updated Google providers for new api

1.5.3 – Jun 6, 2014

  • Changed facebook to SHARE dialog. Thanks API 2.0 :\
  • Removed content filters
  • Css bugfixes in front and backend
  • Updated language files

1.5.2 – Mar 29, 2014

  • Updated Readme
  • Updated some css errors
  • Minor bugfixes

1.5.1 – Mar 29, 2014

  • Updated hybridauth providers Yahoo, Foursquare, and Facebook
  • Added filters to change bp slug
  • Fixed bug with ie 10
  • Fixed fontawesome collision in some sites

1.5 – Mar 5, 2014

  • Added manual cron functions to override WordPress cron system
  • Changed style and icons with fonts for better customization
  • Added the ability to add emails manually(mail provider)
  • Improved debug tab
  • Templates updated
  • Updated language files
  • Added new shortcode %%CURRENTTITLE%%
  • Removed friend selector on providers that don’t need it
  • Fixed chars left in Twitter and Linkedin messages – Feb 4, 2014

  • Added new filters to let users change messages programatically
  • Fixed bug with popup in Internet Explorer
  • Css fixes for Internet Explorer
  • Updated spanish translation – January 30, 2014

  • Fixed small xss vulnerability in the test.php file – December 28, 2013

  • Fixed bug in cubepoints module – December 16, 2013

  • Current url undlecared property fixed
  • Tested with wp 3.8

1.4.4 – December 12, 2013

  • Added new placeholder %%CURRENTURL%%
  • Added an extra check for cron in case is not setted up properly
  • Fixed sidebar broken link
  • Fixed bug in error template
  • Removed all scripts and actions added by other plugins in the popup

1.4.3 – December 3, 2013

  • Added an extra check for cron in case is not setted up properly
  • Moved goo.gl function to Queue Class so it can be used globally now
  • Added new error message in error template
  • Fixed bug to remove extra html added by other plugins in the popup
  • Fixed bug with editor height
  • Better buddypress integration . “Send Social Invites” screen and menu options added

  • Fixed bug Invite anyone Js not loading where no other widget where used on site


  • Fixed incompatibly issue with s2Member Plugin
  • Fixed bug with cron jobs that were not properly running in some cases
  • Impreved Js for multiple widgets in the same page


  • Fixed bug with Invite Anyone Integration that was allowing non html providers to appear
  • Added separate field for linkedin default message
  • Minor bugfixes

  • Fixed problems with escaped strings

  • Fixed encoding problem

  • Previous versions numbers were omitted to fix suversion problem
  • Fixed bug with facebook that was preventing the queue to continue when error
  • Fixed bug with twitter that was preventing the queue to continue when error
  • Fixed bug with Linkeding that was preventing the queue to continue when error
  • Fixed bug with scopes on facebook

  • Complete redesign of popup email collector
  • Fixed bug with queue system on server with different time than WP
  • New template system for emails and visual aspects that let users change everything
  • Queue system to handle invitations and API limits using wp-cron
  • Gmail and SMTP Support
  • New default messages separate for each providers
  • Placeholders to use in messages
  • HTML Email Templates
  • Improved facebook chat system with fallback to wall post
  • Goo.gl for facebook and twitter to improve rates
  • New Online documentation
  • Improved PHP functions
  • CSS bugfixes


  • Fixed js bug that was preventing the widget to work properly.
  • Corrected changelog as it was using premium version


  • Updated WP_Plugin_Base class for compatibility with my other plugins
  • Added stats


  • Plugin released, woohoo!
  1. Big widget.

    Big widget.

  2. Sidebar Widget.

    Sidebar Widget.

  3. Users selection.

    Users selection.

  4. Emails template

    Emails template