Top Rated Widgets
In Photos & Video.Display of widgets in order of popularity.
1st place Big Globe Japanese Hot Spring Widget
Big Globe offers a variety of high quality widgets which display images of hot springs from all across Japan. Not only images that you can control, but click on any image and go immediately to that hot spring's website. Of course Japanese is needed at this point, but the sites sometimes offer some English. Also, use the search button below the images to search your favorite area of Japan. Go to the web page to easily get the code to your favorite widget.
2nd place Bloglue Film
Original photo widget for your blog! A roll of film automatically contains photos and images from the articles in your blog. Roll the film out and place your cursor over an image. The picture pops out onto your screen. If you double click the photo you are taken to the corresponding article in your blog! Fun and practical.
3rd place Yamashita Ai's "Calligraphy of the Day" widget
This widget displays calligraphy from famous Japanese calligrapher Yamashita Ai. Different works are displayed every day. The date is also shown. The code is very simple to find on the widget's webpage.
4th place Image Search and Display Widget
A great widget to display images of your choosing from across the web. Go to the web page to set the parameters and get the code. The top entry is the keyword for the images you are looking for. For example, [Cats]. Next, enter the number of images you want to display in the widget. Then select background color folllowed by text color. Next is the size (horizontal x vertical). Finally, press the large [リンク作成] button to generate the code and preview the images. Then just copy and paste the code.
This TV has channels pre-selected, but allows you to choose from tons of different channels around the world. A great accessory for your blog.
6th place Healing photo collection
Each time you access your webpage or blog, the photo changes with another healing image. On the webpage, the code is under the character スクリプト. Easy to find.
7th place Daily Rabbit Photo
Get your daily dose of rabbit with photos of a cute rabbit named Mary. Code simple to locate.
8th place YouTube widget
A very cool and unique YouTube widget. It displays screenshots of YouTube videos based on a search term you enter. Click on a screenshot and you are taken to that vide. Go to the widget's webpage and enter your keyword (e.g. Aliens...) in the search box next to the button labeled タグ検索, then press this button. The widget and code appears below.
9th place Little Video Guy's Billion Video Channels
Click on the Little Video Guy and a search engine appears that gives you a huge selection of video websites to search from, Japanese and English search engines included. There are two categories of video searches, but I honestly can't make a big distinction between them. On widget's website there are several codes, it's the second one down under the Little Video Guy's image.
10th place Hanging Train Advertisements
OK, this widget is just for those who can read Japanese, sorry. But this cool widget automatically updates and displays the advertisements currently hanging the trains in Japan. You can enlarge the frame, go forward and back, and there is also a link to the ad's page. It's easy to get the code. Press the [利用する] button and then press the top choice [ ブログに貼る] and then copy the script. The bottom choice allows you to get a desktop version. If there is anyone interested in this verson and needs help with the instructions, drop us a comment. A great webpage or desktop widget for those in marketing.