Putting a Google+ profile button on your blog

It’s really simple to put a Google+ button in your blog or website.

Firstly, you need to take your profile number from your existing Google+ account. If you look at your home profile page, you will see the web address is in this format:

https://plus.google.com/SOME_NUMBERS/posts

I’ve greyed them out in mine, but if you’re not sure, click on the image below to expand, and you’ll see in the address bar at the top a place where the numbers live:

copy & paste the account number

Then, click on the link to the button maker and paste your unique number in the reference box. This generates some HTML code which you can then simply cut and paste into a widget/gadget on your blog or website.

If you’re unsure where to put the code, click below to enlarge the image.

paste the number where the red text shows in the image

On blogger all you have to go is go to the design page, add a gadget, select a HTML/Javascript gadget and paste it in.

In WordPress, just select a text widget and post the HTML in.

Simple!

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  • Ooo thanks have done it 😀

  • wicked 🙂 nce and easy with your instructions – thank you. still not properly set up my google + yet though.