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What is the BuzzWord gadget?

The BuzzWord gadget can be placed on your website to give your visitors a flavour of the latest words to enter the language. The BuzzWords will be automatically updated weekly.

We have 2 sizes to choose from, so please pick the most appropriate size for your site.

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Installation instructions
(or how to get the BuzzWord gadget on your site)

  1. Download the following JavaScript files:

    • jquery.js – this is a famous JavaScript library; check if it is already used in your pages. If not, download the last minified version on http://jquery.com
    • buzzword_small.js or buzzword_medium.js depending of what version/size of the gadget you need. (Right click the link and 'save target as' to download)
  2. Refer to the JavaScript files by pasting the following code into the head element of your web page.

    The code assumes that the JavaScript files are in a folder named "scripts" in the root directory and that the downloaded JQuery file has been renamed to jquery.js. If not, please modify the path to the files.

    small version (132px)

    <script language="javascript" type="text/javascript" src="scripts/jquery.js"></script>
    
    <script language="javascript" type="text/javascript" src="scripts/buzzword_small.js"></script>
    

    OR

    medium version (166px)

    <script language="javascript" type="text/javascript" src="scripts/jquery.js"></script>
    
    <script language="javascript" type="text/javascript" src="scripts/buzzword_medium.js"></script>
    
  3. To finish, place the BuzzWord on your page by inserting the following piece of html:
    <div id="medo_buzzword"></div>