July 24, 2011

Add Copyable Code for your Blog Button

Alrighty, there has been several requests for the buttons that have copyable code. 
If you don't know how to make a button just head on over here, and my tutorial will give you some step by step directions.
If you've already made your button, then here's your next step. All you need to do is copy this code and insert your information and you'll have a button that others can copy and repost.

[1]Copy the grey area
[2] Input your blog address in the "Blog URL" area
[3]Input your picture's image code into the "Image URL" section

Now you are able to copy the whole code into either the design section of your blog or into the "edit html" section of your post. It really is as easy as that.
Here's an example from my list of possible buttons. And no I haven't decided on one yet! So help a girl out and let me know which one you like!

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21 comments:

  1. this has been so helpful. I am still getting to grips with the whole technical side of blogging, so great to see an easy to understand explanation for something, thank you!

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  2. Thanks so much for posting this, I was just about to google it as I knew it was out there in blogland somewhere!
    Visiting from the mad in crafts link party!

    http://mommamadeit.blogspot.com

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  3. Thanks for the EASY tutorial! So many blogs explain how to make a button, but this is by far the best I've seen. Thanks for sharing... found you on TT&J and absolutely LOVE your blog.

    -Breann
    www.getcraftlicious.com

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  4. Thanks for this post Becca. Lots of times I have had to copy the photo & add a link of certain blogs who don't have workable buttons. Hopefully they read this! Following your blog now.I would love for you to show this off at my Wickedly Crafty Saturdays! Help pass the word around that they can now create a working link button. http://wiccanmakesometoo.blogspot.com/2011/07/wickedly-crafty-saturdays.html

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  5. Great tutorial!! I am SO not good with this "blog tech stuff"...I love people like you because you are good at it :)

    Thanks so much for linking to "20 Below Thursday"!

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  6. Great tutorial! Thanks for linking up to Sew Woodsy again, last week.

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  7. FYI- you rock :) Why can all techy stuff be in real persons language. Thanks for posting. Would you be willing to guest post some of your fabulusness?

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  8. This was amazing! This piece has been so elusive to me and now...thanks to YOU...I have it. Whoop Whoop! Thanks so much!!

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  9. OH WOW!
    I have NEEDED this...gonna follow you now! THANKS FOR THE TUT!!!!!!

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  10. I've always wondered how to do this. Thanks for sharing!

    I found you through Made By You Mondays and am your newest follower. Come check me out and follow back, too, if you're interested @ Carissa's Creativity Space

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  11. Hey Becca- thanks for the great start. Just to let you know this tutorial only works in blogger. I just created a tutorial for how to do the same thing in wordpress, in case you get any questions! Thanks for the inspiration :)

    http://fosteringacreativelife.com

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  12. Great tutorial! There are so many different ways to make a button - and different people find different tutorials work for them! Thanks for sharing another!

    Thanks for linking to a Round Tuit!
    Hope you have a great week!
    Jill @ Creating my way to Success
    http://www.jembellish.blogspot.com/

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  13. Thank you so much for this tutorial! I have been wanting to figure this out on my own and glad I stumbled upon your post. Now if I could just figure out how to make the graphic! Thanks for sharing :-)

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  14. Thank you so much for this post! I created my own, but need a reminder. :) Thanks!
    Melissa
    www.sweetcoconutlime.blogspot.com

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  15. Very cool! This is great! Thank you so much for the great tutorial! I've never seen that laid out so simply. I'm your newest follower :)

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  16. Thank you so much...am ready to do this...wish me luck! Your tutorial is so helpful!

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  17. Thank you!! I have been trying to figure out buttons and just couldn't. I found you from Sundae Scoop. Thank you so much for sharing your tutorials!!

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  18. TFS!! I wish I found you sooner. I had a hard time creating mine a while back.

    Stopping by from So Creative linky party and your newest follower. Here is what I shared this week: http://craftybrooklynarmywife.blogspot.com/2011/10/knitting-and-loving-it.html

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  19. Thank you so much for this tutorial...I am off to make my blog button! Really enjoying reading your blog and look forward to all your future posts! I am one of your new loyal followers! When you have a chance come on by and check out my blog (and make sure to say hi!). If you like my blog, I would love it if you would follow me back! Cath @ Home is Where my Heart is: http://cathhasablog.blogspot.com/

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