shoutbox tutorial

THEY ARE SOME PEOPLE ASKING ME WHAT IS SHOUTBOX ICON THAT I MADE SO HERE IS THE TUTORIAL...

First sign up for any shoutbox. i used shoutCamp

sign up->choose the shoutbox colour->then go to home -> click install to copy the shoutbox code.

then back to blog, go to Dashboard->design->add a gadget-> choose html/jajaScript-> and copy the code :) -> save !

code for hiding shoutbox(left or right)


copy the code

<style type="text/css">
#gb{position:fixed;top:50px;z-index:+1000;}* html #gb{position:relative;}
.gbtab{height:350px;width:170px;float:left;cursor:pointer;background:url('SHOUTBOX ICON IMAGE URL') no-repeat;}.gbcontent{float:left;border:2px solid #00000;background:#F5F5F5;padding:10px;}</style>
<script type="text/javascript">function showHideGB(){var gb = document.getElementById("gb");var w = gb.offsetWidth;gb.opened ? moveGB(0, 150-w) : moveGB(170-w, 0);gb.opened = !gb.opened;}function moveGB(x0, xf){var gb = document.getElementById("gb");var dx = Math.abs(x0-xf) > 10 ? 5 : 1;var dir = xf>x0 ? 1 : -1;var x = x0 + dx * dir;gb.style.right = x.toString() + "px";if(x0!=xf){setTimeout("moveGB("+x+", "+xf+")", 10);}}</script><div id="gb"><div class="gbtab" onclick="showHideGB()"> </div><div class="gbcontent">
YOUR SHOUTBOX CODE
<div style="text-align:right"><a href="javascript:showHideGB()">[close]</a></div></div></div><script type="text/javascript">var gb = document.getElementById("gb");gb.style.right = (140-gb.offsetWidth).toString() + "px";</script>


  BLUE : yourShoutbox code
  RED:  you can adjust the width and height if needed
  GREEN: put any shoutbox icon URL here :)

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