Get a skype button, they can easily be used on your google site, blog or even in your email signature to let other people contact you easily.
1) Navigate to this website:
Enter your skype name > Select the button you would like to use. I am using a button which shows my skype status.
Click in the web html code box and copy the code that has been automatically generated.
Now navigate to the page on your website where you would like you skype status button to appear.
Click on edit page > Insert > More gadgets > Featured > Embed gadget > Paste in your html code
Customise the gadget in the following way:
Untick include border around gadget > Untick display title on gadget > Change the width to 150 and the height 60
See mine working here! - http://www.webprincess.co.uk/
Also add your google site to the new google sites directory, or check out some of the sites for inspiration.
Take care and I'll blog again very soon. As always if you have any questions or would like a topic exploring let me know!
Latest project http://www.srkaccounting.co.uk/