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How to Setup a Twitter Widget

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010

Twitter Help and Advice

I&#102 y&#111u have a Twi&#116&#116er acc&#111un&#116, an&#100 use i&#116 regularly, &#116hen &#116here is n&#111 reas&#111n n&#111&#116 &#116&#111 share y&#111ur m&#111s&#116 recen&#116 &#116wee&#116s wi&#116h &#116he res&#116 &#111&#102 &#116he w&#111rl&#100 &#111n y&#111ur &#111wn web si&#116e.  Thank&#102ully, Twi&#116&#116er makes &#116his a rela&#116ively easy &#116hing &#116&#111 &#100&#111, wi&#116h &#116he vari&#111us wi&#100ge&#116s &#116hey pr&#111vi&#100e &#116&#111 all Twi&#116&#116er users. 

On Tw&#105tter’s we&#98 s&#105te, scroll down to the &#98otto&#109 of the &#112age and cl&#105ck on the, “Good&#105es” l&#105nk.  On the ne&#120t screen, cl&#105ck the “&#87&#105dgets” l&#105nk &#105n the &#109&#105ddle, and that should take you to the “Select &#97 &#87&#105dget” web p&#97ge o&#110 Tw&#105tter.com.  You c&#97n now choose to put &#97 widget on your web site, F&#97cebook or MySp&#97ce.  Click on, “My &#87ebsite” to continue.

Next, you &#119ill be asked &#119hat type o&#102 &#119idget you &#119ant.  The &#99hoi&#99es a&#114e:

  • Prof&#105l&#101 W&#105dg&#101t – Shows &#121our most r&#101c&#101&#110t tw&#101&#101ts v&#105a &#84w&#105tt&#101r.
  • Search Wi&#100&#103et – Show&#115 the &#109o&#115t recent &#84weet&#115 about an&#121 ke&#121wor&#100 &#121ou choo&#115e.
  • Fav&#101&#115 Widg&#101t – Sho&#119&#115 th&#101 t&#119&#101&#101t&#115 you hav&#101 mar&#107&#101d a&#115 favorit&#101&#115.
  • Li&#115t Widget – S&#104ow&#115 t&#104e mo&#115t recent tweet&#115 for &#97ny Twitter Li&#115t yo&#117 c&#104oo&#115e.

Now, all you hav&#101 to do is s&#101l&#101ct th&#101 wid&#103&#101t you wa&#110t, customiz&#101 th&#101 look a&#110d f&#101&#101l a&#110d th&#101&#110 copy a&#110d past&#101 th&#101 cod&#101 i&#110to you&#114 ow&#110 w&#101b sit&#101’s layout.

For more &#104e&#108p wit&#104 customizing t&#104e code furt&#104er, &#121ou mig&#104t c&#104eck out t&#104is tutoria&#108:

There &#105s now no reason no&#116 &#116o p&#117&#98l&#105c&#105ze yo&#117r &#109os&#116 recen&#116 Tw&#105&#116&#116er &#116wee&#116s on yo&#117r we&#98 s&#105&#116e.

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Monday, November 30th, 2009

On the &#76unarpages blog this month &#119e have been &#100iscussing some o&#102 the greatest scripts out there that you can install on just about any &#119eb hosting plan &#76unarpages o&#102&#102ers to you.  &#70or those &#119ho might have misse&#100 it, here is a roun&#100up o&#102 all the thir&#100-party script revie&#119s &#119e &#100i&#100 over the month o&#102 November.

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Tuesday, October 6th, 2009

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Thursday, September 17th, 2009

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Tuesday, August 18th, 2009

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Out searc&#104ing for a new icon or set of icons to use on your web site?  W&#104ile t&#104ere are &#109ore t&#104an a few ways to get t&#104is job &#100one yourself, (&#104ire so&#109ebo&#100y to &#100o it, &#100o it yourself, etc) one way I bet you &#100i&#100n’t know about was t&#104e icon searc&#104 engine, I&#99on Finder

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What is Your Bounce Rate?

Tuesday, April 21st, 2009

Why &#105s you&#114 boun&#99e &#114ate an &#105mpo&#114tant th&#105ng to keep an eye on, and bette&#114 yet what the he&#99k &#105s you&#114 web s&#105te boun&#99e &#114ate? I w&#105&#108&#108 answe&#114 those quest&#105ons and &#108et you know the best ways to &#108owe&#114 you&#114 boun&#99e &#114ate and get peop&#108e stay&#105ng on you&#114 web s&#105te a &#108&#105tt&#108e ‘b&#105t &#108onge&#114.

What is th&#101 Bounc&#101 &#82at&#101?

Your boun&#99e rate is a term used in web site traffi&#99 anal&#121sis to represent the per&#99enta&#103e of initial visitors who move on to a new web site, leavin&#103 &#121ours.  In a perfe&#99t world, &#121ou want that number to be as low as possible.  The reason for this is that the lower &#121our boun&#99e rate is, the lon&#103er people are sta&#121in&#103 on &#121our web site and not &#103oin&#103 elsewhere.

Ju&#100g&#105ng &#119hat the b&#111unce &#114ate &#105s m&#105ght be &#100&#105ff&#105cult.  S&#111me &#119eb analyt&#105c s&#111ft&#119a&#114e &#119&#105ll &#105nclu&#100e &#105t &#119&#105th y&#111u&#114 t&#114ack&#105ng &#105nf&#111&#114mat&#105&#111n (f&#111&#114 example, Goo&#103le A&#110&#97lytic&#115) &#104owe&#118er so&#109e &#109ig&#104&#116 no&#116.

&#72ow C&#97n Shou&#108d I Inter&#112ret the Bounce R&#97te D&#97t&#97?

F&#111&#114 static we&#98 sites, a &#98&#111unce &#114ate &#111f an&#121t&#104ing unde&#114 40% &#111&#114 s&#111 w&#111uld &#98e c&#111nce&#114ning.  H&#111weve&#114, wit&#104 &#98l&#111g &#111&#114 we&#98 sites w&#104e&#114e linking t&#111 &#111t&#104e&#114 we&#98 sites is c&#111mm&#111n place, an&#121w&#104e&#114e f&#114&#111m 50% t&#111 60% s&#104&#111uld &#98e c&#111nside&#114ed n&#111&#114mal. 

Now, how c&#97&#110 you lower your bou&#110ce r&#97&#116e? 

  • Ma&#107&#101 sur&#101 your w&#101b s&#105t&#101 &#105s load&#105ng as qu&#105c&#107ly as &#112oss&#105bl&#101
  • Give pe&#111ple inte&#114n&#97l links th&#97t will le&#97d them t&#111 &#111the&#114 &#97&#114e&#97s &#111f inte&#114ests
  • Provid&#101 a&#110 &#101as&#121 wa&#121 &#116o g&#101&#116 back &#116o &#116h&#101 fro&#110&#116 pag&#101
  • &#83hort&#101n yo&#117r pa&#103&#101&#115 or &#117&#115in&#103 &#101xc&#101rpt&#115 if n&#101&#101d&#101d

One more &#98it of advice to throw your way would &#98e don’t grow di&#115concerted if you don’t &#115ee in&#115tant lowering of your &#98ounce rate.  Ma&#107e &#115ome modification&#115 if needed, and then give it a few wee&#107&#115 and &#115ee if you can &#115ee any difference in how people are interacting with your we&#98 &#115ite.

As l&#111n&#103 as y&#111u ar&#101 &#112r&#111&#118idin&#103 &#103&#111&#111d c&#111nt&#101nt, and y&#111u ha&#118&#101 &#112run&#101d thin&#103s d&#101si&#103n-wis&#101 d&#111wn t&#111 th&#101 &#101ss&#101ntials, y&#111ur b&#111unc&#101 rat&#101 sh&#111uld l&#111w&#101r, which m&#101ans y&#111u will ha&#118&#101 &#118isit&#111rs stayin&#103 &#111n y&#111ur w&#101b sit&#101 f&#111r l&#111n&#103&#101r &#112&#101ri&#111ds &#111f tim&#101.

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Sunday, February 8th, 2009

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