Widget Usage Statistics

Statistics for websites using Widget technologies

Google Font API
Wordpress Plugins
Font Awesome
AddThis
Google Tag Manager
Twemoji
Sitelinks Search Box
Facebook Like Button
Google Plus One Platform
Yoast Plugins

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Name 10k 100k Million Entire Web
Google Font API 4,109 34,719 395,843 25,769,582
Font Awesome 2,352 18,404 191,353 10,108,836
Wordpress Plugins 2,269 19,110 271,691 13,615,190
Google Tag Manager 2,257 13,784 103,788 1,692,464
Facebook Like Button 1,515 9,505 173,992 2,366,051
AddThis 1,406 18,228 120,055 1,866,315
Twemoji 1,247 11,458 155,752 4,307,750
Sitelinks Search Box 1,240 9,627 107,747 3,450,737
Google Plus One Platform 1,235 9,344 143,311 2,572,379
Yoast Plugins 1,171 9,084 113,179 4,009,885
Facebook Sharer 1,141 5,670 79,592 1,277,744
Facebook Like 1,134 6,906 162,929 1,681,655
Pinterest 1,118 6,179 72,180 953,650
Smart App Banner 974 3,585 17,859 150,383
Twitter Tweet Button 896 5,148 125,733 1,309,742
Google Plus One Button 802 5,746 136,000 1,803,975
Twitter Timeline 801 5,465 51,930 906,466
Typekit 777 5,048 33,455 1,345,905
reCAPTCHA 766 4,048 61,048 731,772
Lijit Widget 758 3,303 8,894 5,283

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Widgets are third party applications running on a website. Widgets have increased in popularity with the advent of mobile computing and advances of web browser design. Homepages such as Google IG are totally built from custom widgets either generated by Google or other third parties.

Google provides lots of different widgets with one of their most popular being the custom search widget that allows for a custom search box to be placed on a site which will generated custom search results normally targeted to the website owners site when used to search.