Thursday, March 17, 2011

Use Your Own Button/Graphic With PrintFriendly

Want to use your own button/graphic for the PrintFriendly button? No problem. All you need to do is change the image source in the PrintFriendly code snippet.

First step is get your Print Friendly button. Select your platform and copy the code snippet.

For Blogspot and Blogger

In the PrintFriendly code snippet, there's two images (one for list page, the other for post pages). Find the image tags and change the src to the URL of the graphic/button you would like to use.




For Websites

Your Find the image tag  and then change the src to the URL of the graphic/button you would like to use.




For WordPress

Custom image option is baked into the plugin. Download the PrintFriendly Plugin and activate.  Then goto your plugins page and select the settings. There you can select custom image and enter the URL.