Tuesday, June 28, 2011

How to Make a Blog Button

1. If you don't already have your button designed you can use fotoflexer.com or picnik.com to make one from scratch. They have great fonts and stickers you can use. 
You can also go to shabbyblogs.com or graphicsfairy.blogspot.com to find button backgrounds and pics. 
2. Just upload these pics to one of the photo sites and add your text. Save them to your computer.
3. Upload your saved pic to www.photobucket.com.
4.  I use this site to generate my buttons: http://www.mycoolrealm.com/sandbox/gbgen/ 
5. On Blogger go to the Design tab and click on "Add a Gadget".
6. Select "HTML/Java Script" and paste the code that was generated from MyCoolRealm.
7. Save your changes and your button is done.

If there are any questions please let me know!


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6 comments:

  1. Oh, this is definitely something I need to play with! Thanks for the great information, and thanks for visiting Red Hen Home!

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  2. You must have read my mind last night...I make one before but lost the instructions for it...thanks for posting this.

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  3. Thanks for sharing this! My blog is still new, and there are some features I haven't added yet....this is one on my "to do" list. Now I'll be able to "get it done"!

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  4. Hi enjoyed this blog, especially your about me writing...very unique. You would make a good writer! Enjoyed it very much! I also use the same button generator....works everytime! Joined your page, see you around! Sandy

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