In order to put a video into a blog post, it must be on the web somewhere and we think that Youtube is the best place. They host millions of videos and they know how to make it work. It’s free, all you need is a Google account. This tutorial will show you how from scratch.
If you post regularly to a blog, you may want to give people a way to receive your blog posts in their email. Blogger makes this very easy with their ‘Follow by Email’ gadget. This video shows you how to add that to your sidebar, and also shows you how to manage the list of subscribers.
Comments are what turn a Blog into a 2-way conversation with your readers. You will love comments from real readers. But, you will hate comments from spammers! This video shows you how to change your settings so that the unwanted comments don’t go thru.
Some of the videos in our “Show-Me-How” series were recorded before Google revamped the design of all their properties, including Blogger. Everything is still there, but it looks different. This video will give you an orientation to how it works now.
Your Blogger blog is hosted on Blogger’s free servers. What if something happened to it? You want a backup on your own computer. There are several ways to do this. The method shown in this video is unique in that it will back up the actual image files as well. Continue reading →
When you get under the hood and look at all the settings that Blogger has, you’ll see how you can customize your blog to work the way you want. This video shows you how to get to the settings and specifically how to change who can write to the blog and who can read it. It was recorded with an earlier version of Blogger – you now find these under the dropdown arrow of Settings. Continue reading →