Setting up a Blog with Blogger

Register with Blogger

Blogger.com blog is simple to use and easy to maintain. It's no wonder Blogger is the most popular blog platform available today. If you're interested in beginning a blog using Blogger, This brief primer will take you through all of the necessary steps. Soon, you'll be blogging like a pro!

Step 1.

Begin by visiting the Blogger.com homepage and clicking on the orange arrow that says "Create Your Blog Now".

Step 2. Enter your Information

Enter your email address, password, the name or nickname you would like displayed on your blog and security information. Click on the box to accept the Terms of Service.

Step 3. Give Your Blog a Name

Name your blog by entering the blog's title and address. For most bloggers, the title and address are the same thing. Have second and third choices available for each, however. Your first choice might already be taken.

Write your email address (login) ____________________

and password _______________________________

Step 4. Templates

Choose a template from the many available designs.

Step 5. Start Posting

You are now ready to post.

Step 6. It's Time to Blog!

Add a title, enter text and click "PUBLISH".

You have a "Dashboard" where you manage your blog (http://www.blogger.com/home) and a public view (http://yourblogname.blogspot.com).


Updated November 9, 2007 • Created by Dr. Helen Barrett