How To Add "BlogThis!" Feature to Blogger Blog

Posted by Lasantha Bandara on August 25th, 2010 File Under : bookmarks, java script8 Comments

You can see a "BlogThis!" button in the blogger official share buttons set.When other blogspot user click on this "BlogThis" button,he/she can share your blog posts easily through Blogger.

But if you want to add this "BlogThis" feature to your blogger blog as a Text Link,then this tutorial will helpful for you.

What is BlogThis! ?

BlogThis! is an easy way to make a blog post without visiting Once you add the BlogThis! link to your browser's toolbar, blogging will be a snap. Or rather, a click. Clicking BlogThis! creates a mini-interface to Blogger prepopulated with a link to the web page you are visiting, as well as any text you have highlighted on that page. Add additional text if you wish and then publish or post from within BlogThis!

From Blogger Help

Now follow the steps given below to add "BlogThis!" feature as a text link to your blogspot blog.

1.Login to your blogger Dashboard--> Design- -> Edit HTML

2.Click on "Expand Widget Templates"

3.Scroll down to where you see below code:


4.Now copy the code given below and paste it just before the <data:post.body/>.

<b:if cond='data:blog.pageType == &quot;item&quot;'>
<div style='float:right;margin-right:10px;'>

&lt;a href=&quot;javascript:popw=&#39;&#39;;Q=&#39;&#39;;x=document;y=window;if(x.selection) {Q=x.selection.createRange().text;} else if (y.getSelection) {Q=y.getSelection();} else if (x.getSelection) {Q=x.getSelection();}popw =;; + escape(Q) + &#39;&amp;u=&#39; + escape(location.href) + &#39;&amp;n=&#39; + escape(document.title),&#39;bloggerForm&#39;,&#39;scrollbars=no,width=475,height=300,top=175,left=75,status=yes,resizable=yes&#39;);if (!document.all) T = setTimeout(&#39;popw.focus()&#39;,50);void(0);&quot;&gt;BlogThis!&lt;/a&gt;


5.Save your template.Now you can see a "BlogThis!" link in your every blog post(not homepage).

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8 Responses to “How To Add "BlogThis!" Feature to Blogger Blog”

  1. Google Adsense Code Converter says:

    Thanx Very Match

  2. Make says:

    very nice post thanks a lot

  3. Beben says:

    go to the Page Elements ► Look into side Posting Blog ► klik Edit ► Checklist Make A Link

  4. says:

    how can i change the dimensions of the widget and also the background of the color?? sine the white background wont suit my template background :) plz reply soon :) thanks in advance :)

  5. DevynnFagre says:

    Im trying to figure that one out too, If you click on my Links to this Page (Make a Link) then at the bottom, the create a link is now to small to read, cant find a solution anywhere to this problem either

  6. says:

    nice see here

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