Google Gadget

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Google Gadget is dynamic web content that can be placed on any page on the web. Google gadget can be easily and fast installed on any platform that supports it. For example:

Google SitesBlogger, mySpace, iGoogle, Google Desktop, Ning, Orkut, Hi5 and many others (who support gadgets or OpenSocial API)
 
Each Ecwid store is available as Google Gadget. There are two versions of it: a new and an old one.

Google Gadget v2 (new one)

This gadget has two modes:
  • compact mode: when the size of  the gadget's container is too small(< 500px), the gadget will show some random products and the "Open Store" button. As soon as you click the product or the button, full mode will be launched. This mode is perfect for blog's or site's sidebars.
  • full mode: in this mode the gadget shows the full Ecwid store.

How to get it:

2. URL of your store's Google Gadget is 
where STORE_ID is your Store ID. For example:
https://app.ecwid.com/jsp/1003/gadget-v2 
Use this URL any time you want to add your Google Gadget to any site or social network.
If you want to remove the "Open Store" button, just clear the value of the Button text option in the gadget's settings.
If you want to add some text to the header, use the Header Text gadget's setting.

Google Gadget v1 (old one)

How to get it:

2. URL of your store's Google Gadget is 
where STORE_ID is your Store ID. For example:
https://app.ecwid.com/jsp/1003/gadget 
Use this URL any time you want to add your Google Gadget to any site or social network.

Advanced parameters for Ecwid Google Gadget v1

You can pass some parameters to your Gadget in order to show or hide some widgets: categories, search and shopping bag.

By default Ecwid gadgets shows horizontal categories, don't show the search box and show the shopping bag at the bottom.

If you want to change this, use the following URL:

https://app.ecwid.com/jsp/STORE_ID/gadget?categories="Y or N"&search="Y or N"&bag="bottom or top or float" 
Y means it's enabled, and N means that it's disabled.
Possible positions of the bag is the gadget's bottom, its top or it can be floating.
If you don't change the default values, you don't need to add parameters.

Examples.

Search box and categories are disabled, bag is at the top.
https://app.ecwid.com/jsp/STORE_ID/gadget?categories=N&bag=top 
As you see we don't add the search=N parameter, because we don't change its default behaviour.
 
Another example. Search box is enabled, categories are disabled, bag has default position: 
https://app.ecwid.com/jsp/STORE_ID/gadget?categories=N&search=Y 
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