How to Add Google+ Widgets (Badge, Followers and Button) to Your Blog

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Who doesn’t know Google+? A social network which is almost able to compete with facebook. Well, Google+ is arguably the biggest social network site second only to facebook. This new social network had very rapid improvement. This is reasonable because it is owned by Google, the number one websites company in the world.
Therefore, very reasonable if we add widgets which allow us connect our blog with Google+. So far, there are three widgets to connect blog with google+. Those is Google+ badge, Followes and Button which was provided by Blogspot. Google+ Badge is to tell your visitors that you’re on Google+ and let them follow you with a single click. Google+ Followers is highlight your total Google+ audience (both its size and some friendly faces), and offer visitors the chance to follow you on Google+. While, Google+ Button is to let visitors quickly recommend your brand and your content. Surely, you must have a google+ account. But, I sure you have it if you use blogspot because a blogspot account is Google account. And, a google account is can use for all google products, include Google+.
These is social media optimization(SMO) tips to share your blog more widely and to build your authority in your niche. Okay, The following are the ways to add Google+ badge, followers and button for blogspot blog. Those is very simple.

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Google+ Badge installation

1. Login to your blogger dashboard.
2. Go to “Layout/page element” menu.
3. Add a gadget
4. Choose and click Google+ badge widget
5. Set and manage the google+ badge position in your blog.

Google+ Button installation

1. Login to your blogger dashboard.
2. Go to “Layout/page element” menu.
3. Add a gadget
4. Choose and click Google+ button widget
5. Set and manage the google+ button position in your blog.

Google+ Followers installation

1. Login to your blogger dashboard.
2. Go to “Layout/page element” menu.
3. Add a gadget
4. Choose and click Google+ Followers widget
5. Set and manage the google+ Followers position in your blog.

This tutorial just for blogger. So, if you use wordpress as your blogging tool, you can add google+ badge by follow this post : “How to install google+ badge on wordpress“.
That’s all from me. hope useful for you. Happy Blogging.

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