How to add featured post in Blogger

This blog post will be making a tutorial on how to add featured posts in Blogger. It is to let a specific blog post to be featured on every page of your blogger blog. Which will show up on every page of your blog posts? It is the purpose of advertising a specific blog post on your blog to everyone who views or visit any of your blog posts.

A post/article you like to promote and send as many people as you can. The reason can be different for everyone

FIRST, Go to your blogger blog on the left side of your blogger interface where the editing options are present choose layout

SECOND, There you can find add a gadget option present in different places from among those places. when you pick you to spot to show your featured post click on the add a gadget 

THIRD, You will have a popup page with options to choose from. since we are trying to feature a post on your blogger blog. choose and click on the featured post button

FOURTH, All the posts from your blogger blog will be shown where you can search for your preferred post by clicking on the button < and > at the bottom of the listings. Once you found your post click on the post.

As an example, I choose one too

LASTLY, It will show you a preview of what it will look like once it is saved on your blogger blog and click on the Save button

Recent post widget for Blogger

This blog post will be making a tutorial on how to show recent posts widget for Blogger. It is similar to the post I have to publish or written in the past. The way it is set up is similar but only the outcome is different in this case. It can be seen by anyone who views any of your blog pages.

There can be a maximum of 5 ( five ) posts can be shown on your website/blog which is recently published

FIRST, Go to your blogger and on your interface, the settings section will be on the left side of your blogger. Look for layout and click on it

SECOND, Find a suitable place to promote those new or recent posts. It can be only be promoted at places which have you can see or find add a gadget section buttons. 

THIRD, when you are done choosing or clicking on the add a gadget button you will have a pop-up page with multiple options. scroll down and search for feed when you find it. Click on it

FOURTH, You will have another pop-up page. where you can find a box to add a URL name so, enter your URL name and click continue for the next step

LASTLY, The last pop up page where you can just use the default mode. If not,  

a) At the title you can use the default name of your blog or rename it as recent posts. 

b) you can choose how many posts you want from your latest or recent post to promote but only a maximum of 5 ( five ) posts and you can use the default mode for the other options. 

c) It will have a small rectangle shape with outlines where you can see the preview of the posts of your recent post to show or promote in your blog posts

How to show a popular post on Blogger

This blog post will be making a tutorial on how to show/display a popular post on Blogger. It just simply means to show your most view or popular posts from your blog be shown on every page of your blog. It may be important to you or not.

There are a maximum of ten ( 10 ) blog posts can be promoted in every page of your blog posts through the sidebar

FIRST, Go to your blogger blog and in the interface of your blogger blog with settings options present in your blogger blog from among them choose and click on the layout

SECOND, When you are in the layout section you will see options with add a gadget in display in the layout section of your blogger blog. Pick a place where you want to promote your popular post or most view from your blogger blog

THIRD, You will have a pop-up page with multiple options to choose from among them search for popular posts. Scroll through your options, once you found it choose and click on popular posts

LASTLY, a) Title-In your pop-up page with the title with popular pages, that is in default mode but you can change it if you want

b) Most viewed – with options All-time means most view from all your blog posts

Last year means the most popular posts from your blog posts last year

Last 30 ( thirty ) days means the most popular or viewed in the last 30 ( thirty ) days and

Last 7 days means the most popular or viewed in the last 7 ( seven ) days

c) Show- The post title will be shown by default

if you want to shown the post thumbnail image you can tick the box or vice versa

if you want show the snippet of the posts you can tick the box or vice versa

Display option is to customize the amount of posts you want to show on your sidebar. It can show a maximum 10 and minimum 1 post


How to make my Blogger blog appear in Google search

This blog post will be making a tutorial on how to make my Blogger blog appear in Google search and make it more searchable. The steps are easy and not that complicated. If you started blogging using bloggers as your platform there is a setting option whether you want your blog to be public or private.

It depends on your choice which you want to opt for but for this post it will be for publishing your blog in google and in another way it can be said, is to put your blog in public so that it can be seen or view by anyone. It is the setting you need to set in blogger to show your blog in search pages

Make sure to use or register your website/blog in Google Search Console.

You need to understand or learn SEO for websites.

It is still going to take between 6-12 months to start seeing results or pageviews from search engines

FIRST, Go to your blogger and on the interface, you will see the settings option on your left side. Choose and click on the Settings option

SECOND, It might be automatically turn on after you created your website/blog.

If not Under privacy, you will see a sentence saying visible to search engines and horizontally to it you will see a button push/move it the right side to turn it on

How to add search description on Blogger

This blog post will be making a tutorial on how to add a search description on Blogger. It can also be use as your meta tags for blog posts/article which are indexed and google bot crawl it to differentiate what the blog is about it doesn’t mean that it doesn’t crawl the other part of your blog post. It is for optimizing your post for search engines.

This search description is used to optimize a specific page for SEO ( Search Engine Optimization ) for very specific keywords ( query or question )

The maximum numbers of characters is 150 for the new version of Blogger

FIRST, Go to your blogger blog and in your interface on the left side of your blogger. Choose and click on the settings 

SECOND, Scroll down, look for Meta tags and turn it on by pushing the button to the right side

THIRD, Click on search description option, a popup page with a box to enter text will be shown

FOURTH, Add/enter your main keywords ( query or question ) which want to rank your whole site e.g My website would be blogger tips, blogger tutorials, etc.

LASTLY, Look for the options on your right interface, expand search description and add your sentence/words for keywords ( query or question ) you want to rank your post/article

Don’t forget to update/publish your post/article

How to add meta tags in Blogger

This blog post will be making a tutorial on how to add meta tags in Blogger. This is the part of your blog which is a highlight and what kind of site you are writing or talking about. It is a part of the setting for optimizing your site. The amount of words you can enter is very limited.

The maximum word is 150 characters. At most, it is going to be around a sentence

FIRST, Go to your blogger blog and on the left side of the settings options in your interface choose and click on settings

SECOND, There will be more options from the settings option. Look for Meta tags section and turn on the button which horizontally to enable search description by pushing/moving to the right side

THIRD, The search description text will be activated and click on it

LASTLY, You will have pop up of comment box where you enter your meta description which is to remind you again 150 characters is the maximum.

Click save text to activate the meta description

if you need hep with counting your character search for word counter

Show author profile below post in Blogger

This blog post will be making a tutorial on how to show the author profile below post in Blogger. It is to show a little about which you want to show people who visit your page so, that they can know or learn about you.

Which also gives proof that he/she can ask for help or guide which you may have passed that stage if you happen to make a guide for others to follow at certain topics

FIRST, Go to your blogger blog. In the interface of your blog look for layout on the left side of your blogger

SECOND, It will take you to another page options where changes can be made regarding the theme of your blog and from among them look for blog posts ( main blog or the content of your blog ).

Under Blog posts,

look for the edit button it could be in the upper or lower part which will be either pen/pencil logo and click on it. 

THIRD, Another page will show up in a pop-up form. Look through the options and click on the box or tick the box in front of the sentence saying show author profile below the post

LASTLY, In that same pop-up page scroll down and click on the Save button to make the changes in your blogger blog