Google +1 button now for your website
On June 1, 2011 Google announced the launch of its Google +1 button for websites. Early this March Google launched Google +1 Experiment for users and opting into this experiment was left as choice for Google users. It clear from the functionality of the button that it gives direct competition to Facebook ‘Like’ button. I did a quick installation of Google +1 button on my WordPress blog by taking directions from official Google webmaster guide that can be seen here and from Mashable’s Blog post here . Please watch the how to video that is embedded at the bottom of this blog post.
I +1d one of my blog posts and did a quick test. The result was instantly seen on Google search results. The test can be seen in action in the image below –
The how to guide to install the Google +1 button with using a Plugin on your WordPress blog is below. Some dependencies will stay on the kind of theme you are using, hence it is not successful for every WordPress site.