Adding Widgets to
Widgets? Yes, widgets.
What is a
We have basic widgets
which are fun but not programing type functional features. Widgets
are prewritten bits of code such as games, calculators and page
effects. You might add a trailing tail on the cursor or
a game of checkers. These widgets can make your website more fun
You are always free
to add your own code to pages, but with a list of ready to go
widgets you can copy and paste our simple inclusion codes and add
these widgets to your pages.
If you are offering
loan financing or selling cars, having a loan calculator is a
useful tool for your visitors so all the users to determine what
they can afford and how much they have to spend.
Of course games are
fun and might not help a business application they can take the
edge off of an otherwise dry website and create some diversity in
Widgets are not for
everyone, but it is one more feature that is standard in the
pageBuzz site builder See the full widgets help page for a complete list of web widgets.
Widgets Can Entertain People
You could add a
widget for pong style video game or a game of chess. These are
fun and can entertain people when the visit your website.
We call the widgets
because they really serve no purpose but they can be used to
support other programs. For example, having a mortgage calculator
is great for Realtors or car dealers.
Having fun video
style games is great if you sell video games, just a neat feature
to show off some interactive pages and content.
All of the widgets
adding any of the hundreds of widgets is as simple as finding the
widgets code and typing it into any page in the location you want
the widget to appear.
Of course you can
install your own widgets as well using the custom includes
feature under the page property tools in the website management
Dated and Less Used
We don't see many
people using these anymore. It used to be fun to change someone
cursor to stars or a smiley face or add a trail behind the mouse
But it seems websites
have become more serious today, less gimmicky and more to the
Still, we have a huge
library of widget ready to use should anyone want them.
Maybe we have all
gown out of it, maybe we just have less time trying to make ends
meet, but it always seems like there should be time to sit down
and ply a game of checkers, chess or solitaire.
If you can find a use
for the widgets that would be nice. You might find some dust on
them but with a little care, that can have a place on your