Add Yahoo Messenger Button on your Website

By Sidharth | Ideas

Want to add a Yahoo Messenger status button on your website or blog so that visitors can contact you? Here is a simple way to add your own Yahoo Messsenger button displaying Online Offline status on wordpress, blogger blogspot or any other web blogging platform! If you are looking for a colorful Yahoo messenger widget then Pingbox online chat from Yahoo will serve your Website/blog better.

Copy the below code which renders a little horizontal Yahoo button indicating your messenger status (Offline/Online).Whenever a user wants to interact with you, they can click on the button and add you on Yahoo messenger.You can put this code into your blog, website or social networking profile such as Myspace.Here is the code

<center><a href=”ymsgr:sendIM?YM_ID”><img border=0 src=”″ /> </a></center>


Note : Make sure you change “YM_ID” into your own Yahoo messenger ID

For wordpress user you can copy the above code into your widgets.Select text widget and edit the widget by pasting the above code, Save it!

For blogspot bloggers, add widget and click on the insert Html/Javascript option.Select the above code, paste it and refresh the blog inorder to reflect the messenger status button.

About the Author

Hi, I am Sidharth. Full-time blogger. Editor of Blogote. And a self-proclaimed geek!