Meta Widget: Make Custom Widgets Using Web Contents
Widget lets you to get rid of shortcut icons, just install any widgets on your Android device’s home screen and access them with a simple tap. Android devices comes with different widgets, might be you like them and download different kind of widgets from Google Play Store, on the other hand some people don’t use widgets on their device’s home screen, they keep their device’s home screen clean and delete all widgets even pre-installed.
Custom widgets are very important aspect of a Android device, if you like them, you should create your own custom widgets that hasn’t been released for other devices, an app named Meta Widget enables you to make widgets, thanks to XDA developer member “ftgg99”.
Using Meta Widgets app, you can take a portion of the web and convert it into a widget for your Android device home screen. You can almost parse out anything from the web like photos, features, etc and then use it for different purpose like local papers, site statistics, threads, inbox, weather, Facebook pages, and more. Once you’ve made a widget, you can easily customize and update it. The app also allows you to extract statistics and information from authorized sites.
It’s much easy to use and fast app, when you want to make a widget, add a Widget to home screen and navigate to the site you like, there check the box in the lower left corner and on any area of the web page. It’ll enclose that element in an orange box, then you’ll be able to move the selection tool using arrows at the bottom of the screen. When you need place the element to your home screen, tap on sign, go to town configuring text colors, widget alignment, and more to customize it. A simple and beautiful app.
The method should work for proper CSS corrections, however it may not work for every website, but you can give the feedback to the developer on his original XDA thread here and you can download the app from below link for free.
Meta Widget [Google Play Download Link]