Friday, August 16, 2013

Add Floating 5 in 1 Share Buttons to your Blog and increase your Blog Traffic

   Do you have a Blog or Website ? Are you interested in getting social exposure on social networks like Facebook, Twitter, Google+ ? Have you ever think of adding a sharing widget to your blog ? If not, then you are missing a lot because adding a sharing button to your blog will surely boost your blog traffic through the shares made through these buttons which will circulate in social media and help you enjoy a long lasting referenced traffic. The sharing button we are adding today is the 'Floating 5 in 1 Share buttons'

  This floating share buttons have 5 buttons which includes Pinterest Pin it, the Pinterest Pin it Button allow your readers to pin your blog post and images to Pinterest, it also has Facebook like button; if a reader click the like button on this floating sharing widget, the like update will be added to his/her Facebook timeline thereby exposing your blog more & more. With the twitter tweet button, your blog post will be tweeted in few seconds to your visitors and readers followers. The least important to some bloggers is the Google +1 button but to be sincere, this should even be more important to every knowledgeable blogger because Google owns Google+ and spreading your blog content on Google+ with this +1 button not only give you desired traffic from your circles but it also makes your blog more valuable in the eyes of Google. Now, Lets add these useful buttons to your blog. Don't worry, It can be added to both Blogger and WordPress. 

Adding the 5 in 1 Floating Share Buttons

1. Login to Blogger > click on Layout.
2. And then click on Add a Gadget (wherever you want the floating sharing buttons to be) then scroll down and click on HTML/JavaScript Widget.

3. Now a new empty HTML/Javascript box opens, Paste the following codes their -  
<!-- AddThis Button BEGIN -->
<div class="addthis_toolbox addthis_floating_style addthis_counter_style" style="left:80px;bottom:40px;">
<a class="addthis_button_pinterest" pinterest:pin it:></a>
<a class="addthis_button_facebook_like" fb:like:layout="box_count"></a>
<a class="addthis_button_tweet" tw:count="vertical"></a>
<a class="addthis_button_google_plusone" g:plusone:size="tall"></a>
<a class="addthis_counter"></a>
<a class="Get This"><a href="" target="_blank">Get This</a><!-- Do not remove this link -->
<script type="text/javascript">var addthis_config = {"data_track_addressbar":true};</script>
<script type="text/javascript" src="//"></script>
<!-- AddThis Button END -->

4. Note: your floating share buttons will appear on the left side of your blog just as it is appearing <--here (its cool on the left) but if you want it to appear on the right side instead 
  • Replace left with right
  • Change the value - 80 and 40 to your preferred value if you want the widget to align properly with your blog's width but i will advice you to leave it that way if not COMPULSORY.
5.  Now, click on Save and you will see the newly added Floating 5 in 1 share button on your Blog.
   I hope you will be able to add this useful buttons to your blog. But incase you have any problem while adding it to your Blog? Feel free to use the comment box provided below, i will be so glad to help you and don't forget to share this valuable buttons / widget with your friends.


  1. Thanks a lot for this widget. I now have it on my blog and I really love the way it is.

    1. Hi Tracy, you're welcome, good to know you've added the share buttons to your blog, that means more social shares and traffic for you. *Winks*

  2. thanx,i like ur info.

    1. Hi Kenneth,

      Welcome and thanks for dropping by !

  3. Replies
    1. Hi sir,

      Glad you like it. Thanks for stopping by !


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