Social Media Website Widgets – Sharethis.com, addthis.com whats it all about?

Internet is a dynamic environment where changes, technology and innovation go hand in hand. Off late, the online industry has been thriving on Viral Marketing, SEO techniques and Social Media Marketing for businesses across the world. It’s a new age: the age of Social media website widgets. Social media website widgets are like add-ons that you can have on your website to attract more people and to make them glued on to your blog or website.

One of the most popular is the Yahoo Widget, which can be created with ease. All you need to do is take the code from yahoo and integrate it into your webpage. Most of them are photo codes that will make your text appealing and draw attention. Also known as a gadget, there are different ways of using Social media website widgets.

One of the popular places for picking up Social media website widgets is addthis.com. This is a top bookmarking and button sharing website over the Internet. In fact, it is so popular that now addthis.com is treated as a standard button mostly for sharing and bookmarking. What the button really does is that it will spread all your content in such a way across the WWW that it will be easier for any visitors to your website to bookmark it and even share it with many more over and over again.

A similar Social media website widget is sharethis.com initiates content sharing, email sharing, social networking as well as bookmarking over the web. They even have a plug-in that is highly popular and as of date, it has been used by 29,000 wordpress publishers. They have also signed business deal with Wired and Technorati who will use sharethis widgets on their content pages.

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