How to add a Google Plus One button to your WordPress blog

Now that Google + has finally started to let us all in, more and more peple want the Google + button on their websites, so i thought i’d put up a quick n easy guide.

Basically you need to add this code to the header of your site. In wordpress it’s a separate file called “header.php” in your Theme directory. But most website headers have the same format.
**Add it just before the tag.**


Now once that is done, you can add the following code to anywhere you want the Google Plus button to appear:

On wordpress, I need it to appear at the bottom of each post with the other “share” buttons, so I had to edit the “single.php” file, and place it just after the post content:


That’s it, now you’ll see a Google Plus One button so you can show me some love on Google + 🙂

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3 thoughts on “How to add a Google Plus One button to your WordPress blog

  1. My manual way vs that plugin is like Debian Netinstall vs Ubuntu. I get t see exactly what and where everything is 😉

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