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  • 23rd January 2015

Last time you learned how to embed shoutbox on Blogspot and now it's time for Wordpress.

Let's show how to embed shoutbox on Wordpress in 5 easy steps!

  • Go to your Wordpress Dashboard
  • Click on the 'Appearance' in the Menu -> select 'Widgets'
  • From the widget list choose 'Text' and drag and drop this module in your widget area.
  • Paste the shoutbox code into the content area of the Text module. You can also give it a title. Click Save button.
  • Refresh your website to see your new shoutbox! :)

Please note that this is a tutorial for all websites based on Wordpress system. However, some websites like don't allow non-premium users to use external HTML code.

  • 15th November 2014

Many of you would like to have a shoutbox on a blog but don't know where to start. As we get this question from time to time, today we're going to write a short quide about How to embed shoutbox on Blogspot.

  • Sign in to your account at
  • Go to Layout and click on 'Add a Gadget'. Usually shoutbox is in the sidebar, so click on the 'Add a Gadget' on the right to embed it there.
  • A list will show up - scroll down to choose 'HTML/JavaScript'.
  • Paste the shoutbox code into the content area of the new widget. You may also give it a title. Click on Save.
  • Refresh your website to see your new chat! :)

That sounds easy, right? :) You're just a few easy steps from having a shoutbox!

  • 20th September 2014

Have you made any new friends this summer? Keep in touch with them on your blog! Simply add shoutbox and you'll always be ready to chat with them. That is also a great way to make new friends ;)

Adding shoutbox to your website is easy – just paste the HTML code to the sidebar area text widget and all should work fine. Any issues? Feel free to contact us anytime!

  • 22nd August 2014

Spammer's attack can happen on every website. With managing the shoutbox is secure and easy! You are equipped with 3 options to deal with a naughty user:

  • You can delete a user
  • Block users's IP – you'll find the IP address in the messages section. Copy it and paste in the IP list.
  • In case of something really bad happening, you can lock posting on the shoutbox for a while.

You'll find all those options as you sign in on your account at, in Dashboard.

  • 15th July 2014

Summer is in its peak and majority of you spend most of the days outdoors. Cooler evenings bring relief, make us do something different and new.
If you haven's started bloging yet, that may be the perfect moment for the first steps :) Platforms like Blogspot or Wordpress offer free website hosting and easy building tools.
Start your blogging adventure today!

  • 16th June 2014

For many of you June and July are holiday season. Wondering what to do during this time? You don't have to be bored sitting at home. Start something new, start your own blog!

Having a blog is exciting and doesn't limit you to just writing about how bored you are just right now ;) Use your imagination, start a roleplay or short stories writing. Use shoutbox for blog to engage with people who want to contribute to your blog. Holiday fun is starting!

  • 16th May 2014

Have you been wondering how many people use our free mini chat? Here are some quick monthly statistics: nearly 10.000 websites have our chat and we have over 2.000.000 people communicating through them!

Want to check our service? Just sign up for free :)

  • 4th April 2014

Although there are many different chats and shoutboxes available, free shoutbox is still in leadership position. Do you know why? Its simplicity matters! It does not require JavaScript, Flash or any other "heavy" technology. It's lightweight and compatible both with the oldest and newest browsers versions. Our shoutbox has been tested for years and it's still being developed. See how great it can work for you!

  • 10th March 2014

'Back to simplicity' is the current trend that can be observed everywhere, even on our shoutboxes! Our users often choose one-color template or design simple shoutbox that matches their website major color tone. The good thing is that you can always change your free shoutbox appearance, even when it's already on your website.

  • 4th February 2014

Hi Everyone! Last weekend me made some minor changes in the shoutbox engine. That should make it faster and more reliable. We hope you'll experience those good changes ;)

  • 1st January 2014

Happy New Year everyone! We wish you a wonderful and successful year.

  • 24th December 2013

It's the magic Christmas time! team wishes you all the best in this most special season of the year.

  • 5th December 2013 is changing for you. We've recently refreshed our main page – hope you find it more clear now and will enjoy visiting us even more! :) Soon we'll add some more things – be patient.

  • 17th November 2013

A quick summary of changes that happened in last 5 years:

  • Shoutbox is much faster! You probably noticed that while using it ;) It refreshes itself more frequently.
  • We also added online color editor – now you can use any color you dream of ;) Additionally there is an option to have image as the background – that is super cool! :)
  • The main site has been refreshed to be more clear and user friendly.

All these major and smaller changes made very competitive among its rivals. We have grown a lot during this time. Thanks for appreciating our work! :)

  • 31st October 2013

Happy Halloween everyone! Get ready for the most crazy party of the year! Be creative in choosing your scary costume and let your friends know about that on your shoutbox ;)

  • 1st October 2013

Hooray! We are celebrating our 5th anniversary today! It's been quite a long time since we started providing the best free shoutbox in the world :) We've changed a lot during this time and are happy that you enjoy using our service more and more.

  • 26th July 2013

Here it is! has always been a leader among shoutbox services but this is a real revolution! Now you can create even more fancy shoutbox – with an image background selected by you and you can make the shoutbox transparent. Transparent option makes shoutbox 'melt' with your website making the widget great integral part of your blog.

Keep experimenting and let us know your thoughts! :)

  • 18th July 2013

We are close to finish... Our new great feature will be implemented shortly!

  • 30th May 2013

We are working really hard on something totally new. But it's a secret and we won't tell you anything more apart from that little notice ;) More details soon!

  • 10th February 2013

We refreshed the site a few months ago and it seems to be much user-friendly for you. Goal achieved! :) Thanks everyone for your feedback. We appreciate it.

  • 2nd November 2012

Hello All, we are so happy that you are here! It is nice to inform you that the site has been refreshed lately and some new, exciting features were added - now you can easily change the previously chosen colors of your shoutbox from within the site and much more. We hope you like all the changes.

  • 17th June 2011

We receive many e-mails from you listing things you like about our service. You also have many interesting ideas for changes and areas for improvement. It's great to see that you're so involved – your opinion matters!

  • 1st January 2011

Happy New Year everyone! team wish you all the best in 2011. Let all your dreams come true!

  • 14th February 2010 is growing with an enormous speed! We had to add 3 more servers in the last couple of months. People from over 100 countries are using daily our shoutbox. Wow, that's impressive!

BTW Happy Valentines day! :)

  • 1st November 2009

We are proud to announce that we are currently hosting over 1,000 of active shoutbox and this number is constantly growing. Thank you for your support and thank you for giving us a chance. Shortly we should introduce some new features like choosing suitable encoding. You will hear from us soon :).

  • 12th April 2009

Yes, we are alive and so is the site :). We are proud to announce that we are hosting over 100 shoutboxes and all the users seem to be happy with them ;). We hope that soon we can become even bigger and offer better service. We are also always happy to hear any feedback from you so write to us and share your ideas :).

  • 1st October 2008

Hey, the big day has finally come and we are launching this project. Please, give us a chance and we will do our best! We hope to stay in touch with you!