Badge Instructions

How to add a The Squander “2018 Best Frugal Living Site” award badge to your website

Congratulations on winning one of our 2018 website awards for best frugal living website.  You can now add one of our award badges on your site:

If you would like to add a badge to your website, do the following:

How do I add the award badge to my website?

It’s easy to add the award badge to your website.  All you have to do is place the following code wherever you want the badge to appear:

<center><a href="http://www.thesquander.com/2018-squander-awards-frugal"><img src="https://s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/thesquander-production/s3fs-public/award_badge2.png" alt="The Squander Awards - Money Saving Websites"></a></center> 

If you use WordPress, here’s how to add the badge to your sidebar:

1.) Log in to your WordPress dashboard.

2.) From the bar on the left, click Appearance, and then Widgets from the sub-menu.

3.) In the list of Available Widgets, you will see Text.  You may have to scroll down a bit to see it.

4.) Drag the Text widget from Available Widgets to the Widget Area.  Note that the Widget Area may be named something different, such as Sidebar.  

5.) Click the down arrow, and a text box will appear.  

​6.) Enter the HTML below into the box and click save.

<center><a href="http://www.thesquander.com/2018-squander-awards-frugal"><img src="https://s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/thesquander-production/s3fs-public/award_badge2.png" alt="The Squander Awards - Money Saving Websites"></a></center> 

7.) You can now return to your site, and you should see your award badge in the sidebar.