Widget Usage Statistics

Statistics for websites using Widget technologies

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

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Name 10k 100k Million Entire Web
Google Font API 4,275 39,829 378,201 28,160,534
Font Awesome 2,573 21,085 204,988 13,114,543
Google Tag Manager 2,531 19,375 115,956 1,883,927
Wordpress Plugins 2,298 20,017 214,871 14,533,444
Twemoji 1,514 13,900 160,944 5,779,361
Sitelinks Search Box 1,383 13,638 110,370 4,214,776
Facebook Like Button 1,329 8,709 49,262 2,205,250
AddThis 1,328 9,974 57,969 1,726,023
Yoast Plugins 1,233 10,020 89,011 4,416,432
Facebook Sharer 1,227 6,147 29,280 1,390,285
Pinterest 1,131 6,354 32,576 1,109,325
reCAPTCHA 988 5,765 30,873 1,050,369
Facebook Like 988 6,204 34,079 1,621,805
Smart App Banner 986 3,533 10,995 175,460
Google Plus One Platform 977 7,445 61,156 2,487,525
Twitter Tweet Button 800 4,770 24,874 1,310,569
Twitter Timeline 770 5,352 30,130 860,270
Typekit 751 5,293 31,272 1,591,466
Lijit Widget 751 3,538 9,139 4,821
Google Plus One Button 648 5,071 32,186 1,733,550

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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.