Those little 15x80 pixel two-color buttons seem to have become the de-facto standard for common links. Sure, you can make them by hand, but why bother?

Kalsey’s Button Maker let’s you whip out your very own buttons, colored and labeled according to your needs, in mere minutes.

If you think that’s too much work, you can head over to Taylor’s Steal These Buttons collection and feel snag a few. And while you wait for the page to be rendered, you may think about why it is smart to include the dimensions of your images in img tags.

I’ve joined the trend and added a corresponding button to the BlogTree Back Links Generator.