Widget Usage Statistics

Statistics for websites using Widget technologies

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

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Name 10k 100k Million Entire Web
Google Font API 4,439 38,589 352,154 26,015,666
Font Awesome 2,562 20,743 202,508 11,740,641
Google Tag Manager 2,497 16,078 104,850 1,769,872
Wordpress Plugins 2,302 19,747 208,726 13,810,458
Twemoji 1,572 14,224 113,136 3,349,740
Facebook Like Button 1,447 9,398 55,884 2,171,375
AddThis 1,389 18,739 58,947 1,717,247
Sitelinks Search Box 1,346 10,582 113,083 3,801,294
Facebook Sharer 1,240 6,376 30,799 1,309,372
Yoast Plugins 1,208 9,499 89,992 4,122,616
Pinterest 1,158 6,645 33,549 975,350
Google Plus One Platform 1,155 9,112 66,056 2,415,057
Facebook Like 1,052 6,635 40,726 1,565,862
Lijit Widget 1,018 4,243 11,018 4,907
reCAPTCHA 1,011 5,722 31,355 860,373
Smart App Banner 987 3,584 12,449 162,195
Twitter Tweet Button 861 5,122 27,045 1,239,862
Twitter Timeline 794 5,566 34,399 866,682
Typekit 781 5,395 31,468 1,449,889
Google Plus One Button 713 5,436 36,298 1,668,386

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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.