Fully Customize LinkWithin

Learn how to do customization of LinkWithin related posts widget. You can change the title text, style of title and placement of widget.

LinkWithin is a popular related posts widget as a large number of bloggers use it on their blogs. The widget shows a set of nicely arranged links to other posts in the blog that are found to be similar to the current post. The links are made up of related post’s title and a thumbed associated image.

LinkWithin also provides methods to customize to empower blogger to make best of the widget. Given below are some of the customizations possible with LinkWith widget:

Change the title

The default title of widget is “You may also like”… but if you want to change it just place the following code in HEAD section:

<script>linkwithin_text='NEW TITLE TEXT COMES HERE'</script>

Replace the NEW TITLE TEXT COMES HERE with whatever title text you want to give

Place LinkWith at a spot you like

By default, the widget appears at the bottom of every post. You can insert the following code in your HTML at a place where you want widget to appear.

<div class="linkwithin_div"></div>

Style of the Title text

The style of the title text of the widget is controlled by a CSS class called “.linkwithin_text” You can override this class and give your own style in CSS. For example:

Color: #ff0000

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