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AddThis 6 by TVS!

Description

The internet is fun already but it really gets interesting when we add social tools to our websites. This Gadget allows the user to choose from several social services.  It also allows you to choose between two sizes.  Although not required you can create an account with AddThis and use the analytics system that they have in place to help you track clicks. 

This Gadget uses the Addthis service: http://www.addthis.com/.  We are not affiliated with the AddThis organization.

Instructions

Part 1 - Add Our Gadget To Your Page

1. Copy the link for our gadget
https://sites.google.com/site/tvsgadgets/google-gadgets-for-websites/gadgetuploads/AddThis_6_byTVS.xml
2. Edit your Google Sites Page
3. Choose "Insert"
4. Choose "More Gadgets"
5. Choose "Add Gadget by URL"
6. Paste in the URL that you copied in step one

Part 2 - Register with the AddThis Service (optional)

1. Register on the AddThis website http://www.addthis.com/

Part 3 - Configure Your Gadget

1. Go to the properties of your gadget when in your page in edit mode.
2. In the "AddThis.com UserID " field add your AddThis.com "UserID" or leave the default value in place
3.  In the "Your Page URL" field place the "http"  url for your webpage page.
        Don't use... https://sites.google.com/...
4. In the "Your Title" field Replace the default title with your own organization title
5. In the "Your Description" field Replace the default description with your own page description
6. In the "Back Color" field change the value if needed.
7. Choose the 6 services that you want to use.
8. In the "Icon Size" drop down select the desired size
9. Verify that you version is at "Current Version 2.02" (Updated 09/29/2014)
10. Adjust the "Display Width" value
11. Adjust the "Display Height" value
12. Adjust the "Include a scrollbar on gadget when necessary" checked or unchecked value
13. Adjust the "Include a border around gadget" checked or unchecked value
14. Adjust the "Display title on gadget:" checked or unchecked value as needed
15. Change the "Display title on gadget:" text to your own text if you choose to display a title 

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