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Code Prettify with Google Site Gadgets

posted Mar 23, 2017, 6:19 PM by Graeme Jarvis   [ updated Sep 10, 2019, 8:29 PM ]
Courtesy of Google Sites being all "sandboxy", running custom web scripts is actually impossible using the usual methods.  Google Sites requires the use of "gadgets", basically xml-wrapped web pages.  Using Bruce McPherson's Github Gadget as a starting point, I set about configuring a theme that matched this site and then provided only the basic functionality I required (Bruce seems to like a lot of mouse-over-reveals).

The end result looks like this: