How to Add Autohiding Social Bookmarking Widget To Your Blogger Blog

Blogging is a successful field and the success of your Blogging depends on the social networking Tools and Widgets. Social networking buttons widget is a must for blogs and moreover you must be very creative while adding these buttons.

To make your work easier, here’s an attractive bookmarking widget, that by default partially hides the buttons and shows them only when a visitor hovers his mouse-cursor over the icons.

Here’s a look at this button and if you like to create the same for your Blogger Blog, just follow the steps ahead.

How to Add Autohiding Social Bookmarking Widget To Your Blogger BlogLooks Cool, isn’t it. Lets go ahead and create it for you blog as well.

Step 1:
Log in to Blogger, go to Design ->  Edit HTML and mark the “Expand Widget Templates” box.

Step 2:
Now Press (CTRL+F) and fins the below code:

</head>

Paste the following code, just above this line:

<!–HIDDEN-BOOKMARKS-BEGIN–http://crunchynow.com->
<style type=’text/css’>
div.beauty-bookmarks {
height:54px;
background:url(‘http://i43.tinypic.com/2ueii3t.png’) no-repeat left bottom;
position:relative;
width:540px;
}

div.beauty-bookmarks span.beauty-rightside {
width:17px;
height:54px;
background:url(‘http://i43.tinypic.com/2ueii3t.png’) no-repeat right bottom;
position:absolute;
right:-17px;
}

div.beauty-bookmarks ul.socials {
margin:0 !important;
padding:0 !important;
position:absolute;
bottom:0;
left:10px;
}

div.beauty-bookmarks ul.socials li {
display:inline-block !important;
float:left !important;
list-style-type:none !important;
margin:0 !important;
height:29px !important;
width:48px !important;
cursor:pointer !important;
padding:0 !important;
}

div.beauty-bookmarks ul.socials a {
display:block !important;
width:48px !important;
height:29px !important;
font-size:0 !important;
color:transparent !important;
}

.beauty-furl, .beauty-furl:hover, .beauty-digg, .beauty-digg:hover, .beauty-reddit, .beauty-reddit:hover, .beauty-stumble, .beauty-stumble:hover, .beauty-delicious, .beauty-delicious:hover, .beauty-yahoo, .beauty-yahoo:hover, .beauty-blinklist, .beauty-blinklist:hover, .beauty-technorati, .beauty-technorati:hover, .beauty-facebook, .beauty-facebook:hover, .beauty-twitter, .beauty-twitter:hover, .beauty-myspace, .beauty-myspace:hover, .beauty-mixx, .beauty-mixx:hover, .beauty-script-style, .beauty-script-style:hover, .beauty-designfloat, .beauty-designfloat:hover, .beauty-syndicate, .beauty-syndicate:hover, .beauty-email, .beauty-email:hover {
background:url(‘http://i44.tinypic.com/1znbj83.png’) no-repeat !important;
}

.beauty-furl {
background-position:-300px top !important;
}
.beauty-furl:hover {
background-position:-300px bottom !important;
}
.beauty-digg {
background-position:-500px top !important;
}
.beauty-digg:hover {
background-position:-500px bottom !important;
}
.beauty-reddit {
background-position:-100px top !important;
}
.beauty-reddit:hover {
background-position:-100px bottom !important;
}
.beauty-stumble {
background-position:-50px top !important;
}
.beauty-stumble:hover {
background-position:-50px bottom !important;
}
.beauty-delicious {
background-position:left top !important;
}
.beauty-delicious:hover {
background-position:left bottom !important;
}
.beauty-yahoo {
background-position:-650px top !important;
}
.beauty-yahoo:hover {
background-position:-650px bottom !important;
}
.beauty-blinklist {
background-position:-600px top !important;
}
.beauty-blinklist:hover {
background-position:-600px bottom !important;
}
.beauty-technorati {
background-position:-700px top !important;
}
.beauty-technorati:hover {
background-position:-700px bottom !important;
}
.beauty-myspace {
background-position:-200px top !important;
}
.beauty-myspace:hover {
background-position:-200px bottom !important;
}
.beauty-twitter {
background-position:-350px top !important;
}
.beauty-twitter:hover {
background-position:-350px bottom !important;
}
.beauty-facebook {
background-position:-450px top !important;
}
.beauty-facebook:hover {
background-position:-450px bottom !important;
}
.beauty-mixx {
background-position:-250px top !important;
}
.beauty-mixx:hover {
background-position:-250px bottom !important;
}
.beauty-script-style {
background-position:-400px top !important;
}
.beauty-script-style:hover {
background-position:-400px bottom !important;
}
.beauty-designfloat {
background-position:-550px top !important;
}
.beauty-designfloat:hover {
background-position:-550px bottom !important;
}
.beauty-syndicate {
background-position:-150px top !important;
}
.beauty-syndicate:hover {
background-position:-150px bottom !important;
}
.beauty-email {
background-position:-753px top !important;
}
.beauty-email:hover {
background-position:-753px bottom !important;
}

</style>
<!–HIDDEN-BOOKMARKS-END-http://crunchynow.com–>

Step 3:
Now find this in the HTML code:

<data:post.body/>

Paste the following code, just below the above code.

<b:if cond=’data:blog.pageType == “item”‘>
<div class=’beauty-bookmarks’>
<ul class=’socials’>
<li class=’beauty-delicious’><a expr:href=’&quot;http://del.icio.us/post?url=&quot; + data:post.url + &quot;&amp;title=&quot; + data:post.title’ target=’_blank’/></li>
<li class=’beauty-digg’><a expr:href=’&quot; http://digg.com/submit?url=&quot; + data:post.url + &quot;&amp;title=&quot; + data:post.title’ target=’_blank’/></li>
<li class=’beauty-technorati’><a expr:href=’&quot; http://technorati.com/faves?add=&quot; + data:post.url + &quot;&amp;title=&quot; + data:post.title’ target=’_blank’/></li>
<li class=’beauty-reddit’><a expr:href=’&quot; http://www.reddit.com/submit?url=&quot; + data:post.url + &quot;&amp;title=&quot; + data:post.title’ target=’_blank’/></li>
<li class=’beauty-stumble’><a expr:href=’&quot; http://www.stumbleupon.com/submit?url=&quot; + data:post.url + &quot;&amp;title=&quot; + data:post.title’ target=’_blank’/></li>
<li class=’beauty-designfloat’><a expr:href=’&quot;http://www.designfloat.com/submit.php?url=&quot; + data:post.url + &quot;&amp;title=&quot; + data:post.title’ target=’_blank’/></li>
<li class=’beauty-facebook’><a expr:href=’&quot; http://www.facebook.com/sharer.php?u=&quot; + data:post.url + &quot;&amp;title=&quot; + data:post.title’ target=’_blank’/></li>
<li class=’beauty-twitter’><a expr:href=’&quot;http://twitter.com/home/?status=Chk Out-&quot; + data:post.title + &quot; &quot; + data:post.url’ target=’_blank’/></li>
<li class=’beauty-furl’><a expr:href=’&quot; http://www.furl.net/storeIt.jsp?u=&quot; + data:post.url + &quot;&amp;title=&quot; + data:post.title’ target=’_blank’/></li>
<li class=’beauty-syndicate’><a href=’http://feeds.feedburner.com/crunchynow’ title=’Subscribe to RSS’/></li>
<li class=’beauty-email’><a expr:href=’&quot; mailto:?subject=&quot; + data:post.url + &quot;&amp;title=&quot; + data:post.title’ target=’_blank’/></li>
</ul>
<span class=’beauty-rightside’/></div>
</b:if>

Just save the Template and View your Blog. Its done. Your Sharing is Caring/Sexy Bookmarking Buttons are here. Enjoy Blogging now. Do comment on this article about the coolest Social Bookmarking Buttons. Subscribe us to our latest Email news Letter for more latest updates.

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