Popular posts widget is the first choice widget among the blogger. Because after making a blog site in blogger, you must need to add some important widget those are necessary for your site popularity. Popular post widget, Recent post widget, Related post widget etc are so much important for your new site. Popular post widget is a such type of widget by which you can show your most viewed post in your site for the visitors. We showed how to add widget in blogger in our previous post. If you learned that you can do this easily now. Three are two types of popular posts widget are popular among the Blogger. They are Popular post widget with thumbnails and Popular post widget without thumbnail or simple. Today we will show you how to add these two type blogger widget in your site.
Add popular posts widget in Blogger
1) Firstly, Login your Blogger dashboard. Now select ‘Layout’ option from the sidebar menus and click on it. You can take help to find ‘Layout’ option from the bellow image. If you are interest to know about the all Blogger dashboard setting you can visit our previous post.
2) Now, you can see the Blogger layout page. From there, select your desired widget section where you want to place your popular post widget. Generally, every blogger choice sidebar to place their popular posts widget and it is the best place adding popular post blogger widget. Now click on ‘ Add a gadget’ option to continue.
3) You should see a pop up window having many default blogger widget. Now select ‘Popular Posts’ gadget from there.
4) A new pop up window will be opened again. Now you have to configure the widget. Input your widget title name first. Then choose the most viewed category by your choice. If you want to add popular post widget with thumbnail, then select ‘image thumbnail’ from ‘Show’ option. You can add a short description in every popular post by selecting ‘ Snippet’. Now select the Popular posts number and Save it.
Popular posts widget contributes to increase visitors in every blog and it improves the site rank. So you should have a popular posts widget of your blog. If you have liked this post, just stay us for the next post.