I am so impressed with myself right now. Seriously...I'm on smug overload! You see, I'm now officially Laura: Creator Of Buttons!
I've been wondering how to go about getting one of the lovely "Follow my Blog" button thingies that I have been seeing on other people's pages. After about an hour of Googling, I had not learned a darn thing! So now that I've pieced things together, I thought I would share my hints and tips with you! Because I'm nice.
Okay. Here goes...
Find the image that you like. Now you can use any image really. I made mine in Paint! There are packages out there to make this a whole heap more complicated...but who needs "complicated" when you can have "easy"?!
Open a Photobucket account (it's easy and free...takes a whole three seconds) and upload the same picture there. (The picture basically has to be available on t'internet and this was the site everyone recommended...)
Click on the image in Photobucket and underneath you'll see the HTML code. Click on it to copy.
Getting slightly trickier here...
This is the basic code that you need to paste into the box of the gadget you've just added: