How to Create and Add Alexa Widget to your Website or Blog

In this tutorial, you will learn how to create and add Alexa Widget to your website or Blog. With these Alexa widgets you can show your site’s Alexa rank on sidebar or footer. Most of bloggers know alexa only calculate the traffic that is passed through Alexa system and also know to increase Alexa rank this is one of the simplest tricks to install alexa widget on your website.

Benefits to Add Alexa Rank Widget

  • Alexa Rank Widget will count every visit to your website or Blog like alexa toolbar and will help you to boost your websites Alexa ranking
  • Most of advertisers check Alexa rank. So, this widget will help you to attract Advertisers.
  • Update frequently is also one of the major factors in calculating alexa ranking. So, if your websites has Alexa widget it becomes easy for alexa to calculate the good alexa rank.

How to create and add Alexa ranking widgets to your website or Blog

Basically you can create and add Alexa rank widget in two different ways the first is Adding a simple HTML code in your blog and second is you can use free wordpress plugins to do it.

  1. Add a simple HTML code for Alexa Rank widget

Alexa website does not provide us any widgets now, only provide us HTML codes on Alexa widgets page. There you will be given two different sizes of widgets. Chose one of them you want to copy the HTML snippet. It would look like this

<a href=”“><script type=”text/javascript” src=”“></script></a>

Widget that displays website rank

<a href=”“><script type=”text/javascript” src=”“></script></a>

Widget that displays both website rank and website links

You can choose any of them you need only slight alteration here. Just change highlighted text “’ to your website name (on both place)

 After alteration you need to add this HTML snippet to your website or blog. For this Go to your wordpress website Dashboard > Appearance > Widgets > Select text widgets. Drag the widgets to the position where you want to appear your alexa widgets. Pest the given HTML code on the text widget (above given codes with your website name). Click on save. That’s it.

  1. WordPress Plugin to add Alexa Widget

There are many third party free Alexa wordpress plugin which you can use to show your alexa rank widget in sidebar or bottom of websites. But I don’t suggest you to use plugin for Alexa rank widgets because installing too many unnecessary plugin in your website will slow down your website page speed. I prefer method 1 to use Alexa Widget on your site.

Anyways, if you would like to use plugin to add Alexa widgets, below I show you how to add free Alexa wordpress plugin to your website.

There are many free Alexa wordpress plugin to show Alexa rank on your website. Here we show one of them download the plugin from here.

After download that, install and active the plugin. Once you are done installing process Go to Appearance > Widgets > select Alexa widgets – drag and drop in sidebar/ footer or anywhere else you would like to place. After placing open it and replace with default domain name to your existing domain name and save it.

Final Words

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