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Create your own Google Gadget for iGoogle

iGoogle! Yeah, that's the new name for Google Personalized Homepage. Apart from the name change, Google has provided a new feature that lets anyone create Google Gadgets for iGoogle, even if one has no programming or web designing expertise.

Presently, there are 7 predefined templates provided to create gadgets. Templates include a photo gadget, greeting card gadget, YouTube video channel gadget, countdown gadget etc.
You can create a gadget from this page.
Basically, it's more of a wizard for creating Google gadgets.

Here's what the official Google Blog says about creating a gadget..
To make yours, choose the gadget template you'd like to use, enter your info, and enter your friends' email addresses. You can always make changes to your gadget, and you can even set some kinds of gadgets to update automatically so your friends will see a new message daily.
The created gadget will be available from your iGoogle page.

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posted by Vijeesh Ravindran, Tuesday, May 01, 2007