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Timeline Widget

Now you can embed any OurStory timeline into your MySpace, Blog, or other website! The embedded timeline will dynamically pull in all public stories. You can even customize the size and color of the timeline to match the look and feel of your site.

To embed your timeline, just go to the "My Stories" page and click the "Export" button on your timeline. Choose a color and a size and copy the code that is provided. You will need to paste this code into your MySpace, Blog, or other website. Different websites and blog tools only allow 3rd party widgets in specific areas of the site. Read below for instructions:

MySpace users

Add to your profile page:

  1. Go to your edit profile page.
  2. Paste the code into the "About Me" section of your profile.
  3. Save your changes.

Add to your MySpace Blog:

  1. You can paste the embed code into any blog entry and publish.

Friendster users

Add to your profile page:

  1. Go to your edit profile page.
  2. Paste the code into the "About Me" section of your profile.
  3. Save your changes.

Note: Friendster does not accept 3rd party widgets within blog entries.

Blogger users

Add to a Blog Post:

  1. You can paste the embed code into any blog entry and publish.

Add to your Blog layout (For advanced users):

  1. Go to your Dashboard
  2. Click the manage "layout" link.
  3. Click "Add new page elements" button.
  4. Choose an an "HTML/JavaScript" page element.
  5. Save your changes.
  6. Paste your embed code in the new page element.
  7. Save your changes.

TypePad users

Add to your "About Me" Page:

  1. Go to the Control Panel tab.
  2. Click the "Edit Profile" link.
  3. Paste the embed code into the "Extended Biography" field.
  4. Save your changes.
  5. View your Weblog.
  6. Click "About Me".

Add to your Weblog Description:

  1. Go to the "Weblog" Tab.
  2. Click the "Configure" sub-tab.
  3. Paste the embed code into the "Weblog description/catchphrases" field.

Add to a Weblog Post:

  1. Go to the page to add a post to your weblog.
  2. Click the HTML tab.
  3. Paste the embed code into your weblog entry and publish.

Xanga Users

Add to your Xanga weblog template:

  1. View your weblog page (in edit mode).
  2. Click the "Look and Feel" link in "Edit" section.
  3. Paste the embed code into the "JavaScript Module" field.
  4. Save your changes.

Note: Xanga does not accept 3rd party widgets within blog entries.

Multiply Users

Add to your profile page:

  1. Go to you "My Site" page.
  2. Click the "view profile" link.
  3. Click the "edit profile link.
  4. Paste the embed code into the "About Me" field.
  5. Save your changes.

Note: Multiply does not accept 3rd party widgets within blog entries.

WordPress.org and Moveable Type powered blogs

Add to a blog entry:

  1. You can paste the embed code into an entry in your blog and publish.

For Advanced Users:

  1. Add a static page to your blog, and embed the code on that page.
  2. Modify your template layout used for your blog, and embed the timeline in a new module.

Webmasters

Add to your website:

  1. Simply paste the embed the code into the desired location on your website.

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