Posts Tagged ‘social’

Google Plus Widget for websites

August 2nd, 2011

The Google Plus Widget from is a highly customizable, easy to use widget that acts as a conduit to your Google+ and Google profile.

Just about every possible option is available. You have complete control over all color options, border options etc.

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gglpls widget displays your Google+ posts on your website

August 2nd, 2011

There is no doubt that Google+ is hot right now and with all that popularity comes added features created by the community at large. is a Google+ community directory where you can list yourself and find others with similar interests. You can even search users by their country of origin. (I believe this information is added by the person when they list themselves on this site.) has created a simple to use, embeddable widget that will display all of your Google+ posts, your profile image and whatever you have in your Google Profile (under name box thingy). The widget also provides links to each post for convenience.

The widget is completely customizable with size options and HEX color options for ‘shell’, ‘post background’ and ‘scroll bar’.

Once you have your widget set up the way you want, simply copy the widget code and paste it into your website template code.

Display your Google+ stats in a widget

July 12th, 2011

Google+ is hot right now. Very hot it seems. So hot that some of the people responsible for decided to create a cool way to track and display Google+ statistics. is born

When I noticed that Google+ might become popular and that I could build a script to get the following and followers numbers I didn’t think about it too long and started hacking away. On Monday morning the lead developer for TwitterCounter joined me and together we built a first version of a top 100 for Google+. is a super speedy startup that is both tracking Google+’s hottest (Top) 100 and giving you an easy way to display your Google+ stats on your site with a simple embed.

The widget design is simple, yet elegant. Clean lines with no clutter.
Your profile pic is displayed and linked to your page. Your ‘Followers’ stat and ‘Friends’ stat are also linked to your page. They are kind enough to include a ‘myprofile’ link that actually links to your Google+ profile as well. Also there is a convenient link at the bottom to


First Facebook Tablet App to be for HP TouchPad

June 27th, 2011

Everyone that owns a tablet, whether iPad, Android or other will be sorely disappointed when they learn that there are leaked images of a Facebook tablet app for the upcoming HP TouchPad.

Everyone is on Facebook… and just about 7/8 of those people who have tablets, own iPads. They have gotta feel bewildered at the news that Facebook may launch their new tablet app on the HP TouchPad before the iPad. Android owners are used to being second fiddle to the iPad…so no big deal.

There is no doubt that the HP TouchPad is an awesome looking device. Kudos to HP for possibly securing the deal with Facebook for first rights!

Head over to TechCrunch to take a peek at all of the leaked images.

source TechCrunch

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