I have an answer! I have been looking all month, but I finally have an answer on how to get a follow me on WordPress button for self-hosted blogs!!
If you look over to the left of your screen, you should now see a shiny “Follow me on WordPress” button as proof of my answer!
Basically, I had the same problem this dude did… it was obvious people had the issue, and then they got it resolved, but no one ever shared the answer to how it got resolved! So, he does..
Click the link below to be walked through how to generate a Follow Me on WordPress Button for Self-Hosted Blogs
Thank you, sir! THANK. YOU.