How to Use 3rd Party Widgets on Your HostBaby Site

Embed a Twitter WidgetEmbedding widgets on your website

In an earlier post, we answered the burning question: “what the heck is a widget?” and in this post, we listed 5 essential widgets for your site. Here, we’re going to show you how to add a couple of those third-party widgets to your website.

As you already know, HostBaby gives you dozens of useful and professional website tools to help you grow your online presence and your fanbase. One such tool is our drag-and-drop widget feature, where you can quickly and simply embed calendars, videos, and apps. And with our code snippet widget, you can easily embed third party applications like your Twitter feed or YouTube Video onto your website.

As you learned from our earth-shattering post about HostBaby’s wiki page, our Wiki is not only a good place to go with any of your webhosting questions, but also a good place to get a thorough tutorial on how to add these widgets to your site.

Adding a Twitter widget to your HostBaby website

To add a Twitter timeline widget to your site, simply click here, or follow these steps below:

  1. Create the widget on Twitter
  2. Setup the widget
  3. Copy the code
  4. Paste the code
  5. Edit the code (optional)
  6. Edit the code more (optional)
  7. More information

Embedding a Twitter Widget

To embed YouTube video on your site, simply click here, or follow these steps below:

  1. Log into your HostBaby account
  2. Grab the Code
  3. Paste Your Code

It’s that easy! Which third party widgets have you installed on your site? Let us know in the comments below.

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