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Recent Posts Widget By Blogger


imageI shared a tutorial earlier on how to add a Recent Posts Widget   provided by Feedburner. However just this year blogger introduced their own Feed widget that takes the URL of your FEED and displays the links to your posts with some limited options. The widget by feedburner however has many options but if you need a shortcut then here it is:

Live Demo

Add Recent Posts Widget To Blogger

  1. Go To Blogger > Design > Page Elements
  2. Click "Add a Gadget"
  3. Choose the FEED Widget
feed widget
   4.  Select it and submit in it the FEED URL of your posts which looks like this,

   5.   Replace with your blog link
feed URL
   6.  Click Continue
   7.  You then have 4 options. You can at most display 5 links, with dates, author names and you can make them to open in a new window. I will recommend that you keep the default settings.

feed settings
     8.  Hit Save and you are done!
If you want more control over your options and wish to add a recent posts widget just like mine then try the Feedburner Recent Posts Widget


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  1. how to scrolling/flash/ticker a label posts in blogger

  2. i heard that such widget also helps in reducing the bounce rate so i think that recent post widget should be more attractive so that it can engage the user and we can get more pageviews.and i think your widget will do this job for me.thanks for sharing.ringtones

  3. very informative articular, Thanks for sharing this