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How to display Blogs I Follow Widget in Wordpress

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How to display Blogs I Follow Widget in Wordpress will be your ideal article as you would like to display athe Blog I Follow included on Wordpress. As the Blogs I Follow Widget is known as an automated way to add a blogroll of your sites that you follow via the WordPress.com Reader.More specifically up to 50 blogs will be listed, starting with those you’ve most recently followed. However, in case that you would prefer to specify exactly what blogs display or you want to include non-WordPress.com site in your blogroll, just use the Links widget instead. So now, we shall begin to go through this tutorial article.

1. About Grid view

You are able to choose to display your blogs as a list or in a grid. Below is an example of grid view and this is the appearance of it when you see on Wordpress:

How to display Blogs I Follow Widget in Wordpress

A little pop-up that shows the title and tagline of each blog will be included in the grid view whenever someone hovers over them. If other users view it as you will not be able to see exactly who are they, a Follow button will be shown so people can follow the blogs that you are following right away.

2. Blogs I Follow settings

When you insert the widget to your sidebar from My Sites → Customize→ Widgets, it will show up the following settings to customize your Blogs I Follow options:

How to display Blogs I Follow Widget in Wordpress

Title is the section for the title of your widget, for the example above, it is Blogs I Follow

Number of blogs to show is the section for inserting the maximum number of blogs that you want to show here. Blogs are listed in reverse order so that it will show up at the top of your list when you follow something new.

Display as is the section for showing your list as both simple text list and a grid of images. Once you choose Grid, the system on Wordpress will try to load the site icon for each blog. If you haven't got any icon set for blog yet, the logo of WordPres.com will display for you.


That was all of what I want to show you on this time article about displaying Blogs I Follow Widget in Wordpress. As you can see, the whole process is easy to follow even you are a newbie on Wordpress. However, if there is any problem, just feel free to ask us via email or comment below this article. You are always welcome here.

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