How to create labels in Blogger

This blog post will be making a tutorial on how to create labels/categories in Blogger or Blogspot. When you have a decent amount of blog post it is best to start putting the blog post by putting together the similar contents by making labels on your blog.

Which can make it easier for you and your blog readers or viewers. Which can help navigate through your contents easily with the help of a label

It can applied to multiples post even though i am showing only one as a example

FIRST, Go to your blogger blog, put your cursor on the post and tick the correct sign in the upper left side of the post

LASTLY, A small popup page will be shown, enter the name you want on add label and click on the apply text at the bottom right

How to add profile picture on Blogger

This blog post will be making a tutorial on how to add/change a profile picture on blogger. I use it to have trust from my blog readers that it is not done by a bot. Just to prove to your blog readers there a human behind this blog and you can ask for help.

It feels as though there is a sense of connection through human touch and credibility

FIRST, Go to your blogger blog, choose SETTINGS from the list in the left side your blogger interface and click it

SECOND, Scroll down to the bottom of the page, under general click on the text saying user profile

THIRD, Click on the button choose file to browse through your computer to upload/add a photo or image for your profile

Go to the bottom of the page and click on save profile button

How to add favicon in Blogger

This blog post will be making a tutorial on how to add a favicon in blogger or remove logo from the address bar. It is also like a branding of your blog in URL. which you can be seen on almost every website/blog. It gives the impression that the blogger of that site or blog has customized it to give personalization of their blogger blog even though he/she may not be blogging in full time.

Favicon can be made in different sizes like 16×16, 32×32, 64×64, 128×128, 256×256 and 512×512 pixels. It will be square in shape.

The recommended file size of your image/photo should be less than 100 KB

Its logo gives a sense of personalization or trademark of a blogger blog. There are a lot of free services in the net you can use if you search for a favicon generator and can generate one for your website/blog

FIRST, I’ll show you one of mine as an example of how it would look like in a picture

SECOND, Go to your blogger dashboard and click on the Settings option

THIRD, Under Basic, at the bottom, you will find favicon text and click on it

LASTLY, Click on the CHOOSE FILE button and browse through your computer to upload your FAVICON picture and click on the Save button

You might need clear your browser history or It takes a few days before the changes are made visible through your computer/device

How to delete a blog post on Blogger

This blog post will be making a tutorial on how to delete a blog/old post on blogger. In this case, it might be because you don’t like a blog post which you have written before or which needs a lot to edit in that blog post or you want to write that post again in a better version from the previous blog post which you have already written in the past.

I am just giving a few reasons. It is your content so, you decide what you want to do with it

FIRST, Go to your blogger blog, put your cursor on any posts and there will be an option to tick on the left upper corner of the post, click to tick the post and click on the bin logo/symbol on the upper right corner of the page

LASTLY, A delete post popup age will be shown and click on the delete post text permanently delete it

OR

FIRST, Put your cursor on the right end part of the post you want to delete, you will find multiple option and click on the bin logo/symbol

LASTLY, A small popup page to delete the post will be shown and click on the delete post text to delete

How to create a menu in Blogger

This blog post will be making a tutorial on how to create a Menu (Link List) in your Blogger. In this case, you are adding a link in your blog to your pages.

You can use this to create a menu tab to link to you’re about me, privacy policy, etc. as well

If you are sending your blog readers to another website through this method, to be honest, I would not recommend it unless it’s something related to your content

FIRST, Go to your blogger blog, from the left side of your interface options and click on LAYOUT to open a page with editing options

SECOND, click on ADD A GADGET to the place where you want your link (menu) post to appear on every page of your blog post

THIRD, Scroll down on the list which shows up after you click on on the add a gadget Look for link list (menu) when you find it click on the plus symbol or on the name of the gadget, in this case, the link list (menu)

LASTLY, On Configure Link List (menu)

Add your page or category name

Paste the link in new site URL of the category/page/posts and click on the add link button

Don’t forget to click on the Save button

How to change HTTP to HTTPS in Blogger

In this post, we will be doing a redirect on how to change HTTP to HTTPS in Blogger. As the name indicates Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure where the S means secure over the HTTP which a hacker or scammer can snuff out information or data of yours which is a transfer from your browser to a website. It allows your blog or site visitors over an encrypted connection.

The HTTPS (secure) is free for every blogger user and if you use a custom domain/address it might take a while to calibrate

Making your website or blog secure can save you from harm which can happen directly or indirectly. The most common place where you can notice is e-commerce sites where millions of people use or enter their personal information.

FIRST, Login or go to your blogger blog and click on settings which is on the left side of the interface

LASTLY, Under settings you will have multiple options which will pop up from among them is a basic option which likely to be chosen by default if not click on it

How to change the date of a blog post in Blogger

In this post, we will learn how to change the date of a blog post in Blogger. Just for information type post that won’t change in time, it’s also possible. It is a great way to update your content for more CTR (Click Through Rate) and of course for SEO (Search Engine Optimization).

Google likes updated or fresh content. Let’s be honest here, you wouldn’t want to click on a link or site if it’s too old you feel like it would be outdated and won’t be useful in the present day.

FIRST, log in to your blogger blog and go to your posts

SECOND, When you are in your posts lists and click on the post you want to change the date

THIRD, On the right side of the interface expand by clicking on the inverted triangle next to preview and choose the revert to draft option from the options

LASTLY, Click on the publish on the option to expand the date option, change the date to your preferred choice manually or the automatic option will change the day and time automatically when you update it

Click on the publish button which is orange in color

LASTLY, To finish the process, click on the confirm text in the popup page

How to add custom theme in Blogger

For this blog post, I will be making a tutorial on how to add/upload custom theme in Blogger. I would suggest you buy and apply a custom theme in your blogger blog. It will definitely have a more professional looking blog and Some provide themes that are optimized for SEO, which will definitely help in your SERP (search engine results page).

There are free and paid theme on the net but a con’s for the free ones is that you have to promote their product or brand

Go to the theme folder you bought/download, right-click on the folder and choose extract all option

FIRST, Go to your blogger blog, search THEME on the right side of your dashboard and click it

SECOND, Look at the upper of the page, you will see a button with a triangle sign within it next to customize and click on it

THIRD, It will expand with a small page and from among them choose/click on the restore option

LASTLY, A popup page restore will be shown and click on the upload text

browse through your computer for the file and add/upload the XML document option from your theme folder

How to backup Blogger blog

For this blog post, I will be making a tutorial on how to backup/download a Blogger/Blogspot blog. I would like you to keep an XML sitemap file of your blogger blog as a backup file. You never know what will happen in the future by the way it’s is something I do too because you might want to migrate in the future.

It will backup/download all your posts, pages and comments

In blogger, you can’t say that the contents you put them through blogging in your blogger blog are 100% yours. it will stay safe forever. there is no guarantee to these even when you made a blog suitable for any age group but I would suggest everyone who blogs on blogger make the content suitable for any age group. That being said, blog about niches or topics which are the safest to blog about in blogger

FIRST, Go to your blogger, Search for SETTINGS on the left side and click it

SECOND, Scroll down and look for manage blog and choose/click on backup content text from the options

THIRD, A popup page which says backup content will be shown and click on the download text at the bottom right side

How to download Blogger templates

This blog post will be making a tutorial on how to download the Blogger templates/theme. It can be for different reasons, You customize or someone customizes you blogger theme or you bought a custom theme by the way they need some customization too, It can be download after it is applied to blogger if you want it for the future purpose for a new blog

This method can be done for both the theme provided by the blogger or third party 

FIRST, Go to your  Blogger blog look for THEME on the left side of your interface and click it.

SECOND, In the top part of the page, you will find/see a button right next to the customize button and click on it

THIRD, It will expand with a small page and choose/click on the backup text

LASTLY, A popup page will be shown and click on the download text to have a backup of your template/theme