Using Xara Designer Pro X, Web Designer MX Premium and Web Designer MX, you can place a large assortment of useful, informative and fun widgets on your website, such as maps, news widgets, a Google search bar, clocks, event countdown widgets, daily quotes and jokes.
Here we show you how to add an Embed a website widget (Pro and Premium only), a Google map, a Skype button, a BBC news widget, a Reuters news widget, a custom Google search bar and a currency converter from Google Gadgets.
Find these widgets in the Other Widgets folder of the Page Elements section in the Designs Gallery.
It's easy to add a map of your location, or anywhere in the world, with the Google Map widget. Your website visitor will see your default location and then be able to click and drag the map around, and zoom in or out in Map, Satellite or Terrain mode.
You must have a Google
Account to use Google Custom Search.
Google offers a whole host of gadgets catering for a range of everyday uses such as a calendar and currency calculator, to entertainment such as games, jokes, daily quotes, TV and restaurant guides, and recipe suggestions.
Here we show you how to add a currency calculator to your web page. The process is the same for all other Google gadgets.