Tuesday, November 13, 2007

100+ Free Blogger Addons & Widgets

Widgets are a handy, easy and simple way to add some flare to your blog. Whether you’d like to display the number of currently online visitors to your site or simply the weather report for Los Angeles, you can do it with widgets.

Blogs that are on Blogger, WordPress or TypePad can now add the wonderful outbrain star ratings widget to their blog posts. By adding the outbrain rating widget you will get immediate feedback from your readers, and they will get easy and quick access to your best content.

Blog Ratings Widget - http://www.outbrain.com/new/pages/get_ratings.html

3Bubbles, a chat tool for blogs

Adam Kalsey's Button Maker, add a button to your blog

Babel Fish, add a translation tool to your blog

WikiSeek - search Wikipedia with this simple widget.

FeedCount - show off the number of visitors to your blog with this handy little button.

Technorati Link Count - display the number of links your website has from one of the biggest blog authorities - Technorati.

MyPageRank - another good way to show how “big” your blog is is to show off your Google PageRank.

CheckPageRank - in addition to showing your PageRank, this widget also shows your Alexa ranking.

BlinkxIt - embed a link to related videos directly into your website.

Skype button - display your Skype online/offline status on your blog.

RockYou Horoscope - not something I would personally use, but some people are into horoscope. Hell, most people are into horoscope. Anyway, this widget shows horoscope (doh!) and does it in a nicely designed colorful box

bLaugh, add a blog-related comic to your blog

Blog Hot or Not, add a Blog Hot or Not rating bar to your blog.

Blog in Space, feed your blog into outer space

Blogcartoons, Free cartoons to post on your blog

BlogRolling.com, add a Blogroll to your blog

Blogthings.com, add quiz results to your blog

Blue-Blooded Blogger badge, get a badge for your blog that shows your passion for blogging

Brilliant Button Maker, add a button to your blog

Bunchball, add Flash games to your blog

Cafepress, add a store with your logo or designs to your blog

ClockLink.com, add a clock to your blog

Del.icio.us, add a link roll to your blog

Emoticons4u.com, put emoticons and smileys on your blog

Feedjit, web traffic and visitor map widgets

Flickr.com, add photos to your blog

Frappr, add a Frappr map to your blog

Gabbly, a chat tool for blogs

Gapingvoid Widget, add a gapingvoid cartoon on your blog

Glassy Buttons, add a button to your blog

Google Gadgets, thousands of different add-ons for your blog or website

Gravatar.com, get a Gravatar to identify yourself when you post comments on a blog that accepts gravatars.

Haloscan.com, add comments and trackbacks to your blog

Hello, post images to your blog. Works with Blogger

How Much is My Blog Worth, add a ridiculous button that shows how much your blog is worth to your blog

ImageShack, host images for your blog

iMood.com, put your mood on your blog

Kineda Blogger Ranking Widget, determine whether your blog is an A-list, B-list, C-list or D-list blog

Meez, add a 3D avatar to your blog

Mobber, a chat tool for blogs

Moodsticker, a Moodsticker tracks the current mood of LiveJournal users

MusicVideoCodes.com, put music videos on your blog

MyBlogLog, add a community to your blog

MyChingo, add voice comments to your blog

Online Button Maker, add a button to your blog

Photobucket.com, host images for your blog

MyBlogLog’s Recent Readers - this widget can easily be called a hit amongst blog owners; its popularity even managed to convince Yahoo into buying MyBlogLog. The widget lets you see the avatars of recent visitors to your blog, provided they’re also members of MyBlogLog.

Flickr Flash Photo Stream Badge - display images from your Flickr profile with a handy Flash photo stream.

Preview Anywhere - see a live preview of outgoing links in a small popup which activates on mouseover. Some find this annoying, while others might find it useful.

Twitter Badge - if your life is so interesting that everyone must know what you’re up to all the time, then a Twitter badge is the ideal counterpart to your blog. It’ll proudly displays your recent tweets.

Digg News - display the latest Digg links on your blog. Themeable and fully customizable.

FEEDJIT - real time traffic data directly in your blog’s sidebar.

LineBuzz - inline comments for your blog. Very handy for blogs with frequent lively discussions.

Flixn - display a stream directly from your webcam, so your blog visitors can always see what you’re up to.

Pingoat Blog Worth Calculator, calculate the value of your blog

Google Map Widget - display a searchable Google Map on your website.

Google Video Search - add a video search form and selected videos to your web site.

Odeo player - display an Odeo player for and podcast right there in your sidebar.

PollHost.com, put polls on your blog

Quizilla, add quizzes to your blog

Sideblog, add a small, seperate sideblog to your blog

Site Meter, add a counter and/or get web traffic measurement for your blog

SketchPlanet, add sketches to your blog

StikIt, StikIt from Opinmind allows bloggers to insert bloggers' opinions about a subject or keyword into their blog.

Street Sign Generator, make a street sign for your blog

Tag-Board, add discussion to your blog

TagCloud, show your blog's most popular tags on your blog

del.icio.us Tagometer - display how many times have del.icio.us users saved your page.

del.icio.us Linkrolls - this badge shows your latest bookmarks from del.icio.us.

Timelines - need to create a timeline? Seek no further. This widget makes it really easy.

PollDaddy - PollDaddy lets you create beautiful polls in no time, and display them at your blog.

Vizu - another poll-making widget, compatible with all major blog platforms.

AnswerTips - display definitions from Answers.com for various terms on your blog. The definitions are shown in bubbles which are activated on doubleclick.

AnswerBoxes - give your visitors a chance to enter a term themselves, and get a definition from Answers.com

Now Playing - if you got to share your current playlist contents with the world, Sigamp will do the trick. Works with most popular music players, including Foobar, Winamp, iTunes and others.

BuzzBoost - display headlines from your RSS feed on any website.

LibraryThing - show off the latest books you’ve been reading.

Plaxo Address Book - let your most faithful visitors access their address books direclty from your site

Technorati Profiles, add a profile and search box to your blog

Wanabo.com, let others tag your blog

Warning Label Generator, make a warning label for your blog

We Love Widgets, add a horoscope widget to your blog

WebSmileys.com, put animated emoticons on your blog

Wunderground.com Weather Stickers, add a weather sticker to your blog

3Jam - lets your visitors send messages to your mobile phone, without them knowing your phone number.

Jaxtr - with Jaxtr, your visitors can actually call you to your mobile phone; again, your number stays private.

LinkedInABox - show off your LinkedIn profile. Perfect for personal blogs.

Box Widget - enable visitors to use box.net’s online storage directly on your web site.

Price of gas - displaying gas prices on your blog might seem unnecessary to some, but it’s cool if you have a traffic/travel related blog.

iBegin Weather Widget - Display weather information in your sidebar. Just like with Price of Gas, works great with travel-related blogs.

ClockLink - display time in various time zones with these nifty Flash clocks.

Film Loops - display the latest loops from your FilmLoops account.

Daily Painters - display paintings from famous painters on your blog.

WhoLinked - show your visitors which sites have recently linked to your web site. Works with all major blog platforms.

AuctionAds - a widget that displays auctioned items on eBay, and gives you a percentage of the price paid when sometimes buys an item.

aStore - similar to AuctionAds, only for Amazon. Create a mini-store on your site and receive profit when someone buys an item through your store.

Plazes - show your current location on a Plazes map.

Stockalicious - track your portfolio with this widget, and share it with others. Let everyone know how much money you’ve lost.

Yahoo! For Good - create a charity badge and ask for donations for a worthy cause.

Giftspace - your friends never know what to buy you for birthday? Let them know what you really want with this nifty widget.

MixMap - see where are the visitors to your MySpace profile from on a map.

Criteo AutoRoll - displays links to blogs similar to your blog.

Bitty Browser - embed a cute, fully functional mini web browser to your blog.

Leafletter - create a mini website and embed it into your blog

Adsense Ads Inside Blogger Posts
This is perhaps the most easy way:-). All what you have to do is to parse your code.If you want to save your time , An online parser is available . All you have to do is to parse it there and then paste it into your blog template.

More details can be found at Adsense between blogger posts

Label Cloud In Blogger
Turn your boring list of labels into a label cloud easily.Follow the instructions here

Setup and configuration for New Blogger Tag Cloud / Label Cloud

source: metasquad