Adding Twitter widgets to a blog is a wise choice, because Twitter is an excellent way to promote your work. Plus, It will make your blog look cooler. This article will list what I consider to be the best 5 Blogger Twitter widgets.
In order to set up these gadgets, you will need to go to the “Design” page of your blog’s dashboard.
TweetMeme is my favorite Blogger Twitter widget, in fact, I think every blog should have one of these. It will allow people to retweet your blog or article. This means, that each time a person clicks on “retweet,” anyone following that person will be able to see the link to your blog, and this will increase your Traffic.
When I first used this gadget, I was the first person to tweet my post, then my friends saw it and checked it out. Consequently, they re-tweeted my post and their friends saw it. Eventually, my posts had lots of tweets and viewers.
This Blogger Gadget is very easy to set up. Just click on “Add Gadget” and type “TweetMeme” in the search box. When you see the gadget, click on the “+” symbol on the right side of the gadget and then you must choose a title for it, determine its height and enter your Twitter user-name, among other settings. Then, click on “Save” and it’s done.
Twitter Follow me Button
This is a very useful button that will be displayed on your blog as shown below. When somebody clicks on it, the person will be taken to your Twitter profile page, where he will be able to follow you. Twitter Follow me Button is a great way to connect to your readers and encourage them to come back to your blog. There are 135 styles to choose from.
Follow me Button
Thanks to this gadget many of my readers became my followers. Every time I tweet a new post, many of them come back to my blog to read the content.
To set up this gadget just click on “Add gadget,” and type “Twitter Follow me Button” in the search bar. Once the gadget is visible, add it by clicking on the “+” symbol. Then, enter you Twitter username and choose your preferred style. After that, click on “Save.” Now you should be able to view it on your blog.
Twitter Updates 2.2.1.
If you would like your readers to be up to date with your tweets, then this gadget is perfect for your blog. Twitter Updates 2.2.1. will allow you to display your recent tweets on your blog as shown below. It will also display a “Follow me” link, so that your readers can become your followers.
Since I have more than 1 blog, my Twitter updates have links to all my posts. By displaying my Twitter updates on any of my blogs , I have been able get the readers from blog #1 to check my latest posts of blog #2 and vice versa.
To set up this gadget, click on “Add gadget,” and type “Twitter Updates 2.2.1.” in the search bar. Once you see the gadget, click on the “+” symbol to add it, and after that, choose the height you wish the gadget to have, enter your Twitter username and the number of display tweets. Then click on “Save.”