Alternatives to linkwithin


The linkwithin widget links to stories that are relevant and interesting to readers of a particular post, keeping them engaged with your blog, and increasing your traffic. All blogs can benefit from a related posts widget! I once used  linkwithin when I had blogs hosted on BlogSpot it was really neat. So what are the alternatives ? I made a list to make it easier for you to find the best widget for your blog.


Shareaholic provide a related content and recommendations plugin for Blogger, WordPress, Tumblr, Drupal, Shopify, Wix, Squarespace and many others. To install – you enter your details, choose the look of your widget, add the script to your template above </head>, click verify site and finally add the code  where you want it to appear. There are several themes to choose from and an option to customise your own.

Content.Ad are another related content system to use on your site, there’s also a quick install for Blogger and WordPress. They have a few themes to choose from, including a custom theme to use. There’s an option to add sponsored content.


Engageya is another well known related posts widget for WordPress, Blogger and other platforms. Enter your details and signup to install. It has quite a few themes to choose from as well as being able to customise it using CSS. There’s an option to add sponsored content as you could on nRelate which ahs now shut down.

If you are with wordpress there are a few related post plugins you can choose from or check out,  YARPP, Contextual Related Posts and Related Posts for WordPress.


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