Blogging is the coolest stuff because you can share your ideas, your creativity or anything you want to share with the world. You can also earn plenty of money from your blog if you take some wise steps. Anyway, I’ll explain you later about passive income from a blog.
You may wonder how to start a blog on BlogSpot The RIGHT WAY.
Here in this post, I’m going to describe here how to start a blog on BlogSpot THE RIGHT WAY step by step.
We have talked about free blogging platforms earlier. There are many blogging platforms which offer users the ability to create free blogs.
You can read my post on What Are The Best Blogging Platforms
If you want to generate passive income and willing to invest money then self-hosted WordPress blog will be the most suitable choice for you.
Don’t worry you can also earn here in Blogspot too. I’ll tell you everything on how to monetize your blog. I’ll explain it later.
But if you don’t want to invest as many newbies, BlogSpot is the best choice for you. Once you have gained some blogging experience, you can easily switch into self-hosted WordPress.
Before I begin the complete guide on how to start a blog on BlogSpot, let me tell few things about BlogSpot:
BlogSpot is a blogging platform powered by Google. It offers you a platform to start a blog.
If you want to achieve better online income and need a pro blog in appearance, I would strongly recommend that you create your blog using WordPress.It’s easy and with the help of our how to start a blog on WordPress guide. You can create your blog in the next 30 minutes.
How To Start A Blog On Blogspot The RIGHT WAY (Step By Step)
So without wasting time, let’s start here!
Please ensure that you have some quality coffee or tea or snacks because this post gonna take a bit time. But after completion of reading, you’ll have the best quality Blogspot blog guaranteed.
Step 1# Login into Blogspot
Create a Gmail account if you haven’t yet. It’s totally free. If you have already then you can proceed.
Blogspot is a service of Google. so if you have a Gmail account, you can login blogger by using the same username and password with Gmail.
- Now visit blogger.com to create your blog on BlogSpot.
- Click on Create Your Blog or sign in.
Step 2# Create a free blog
A screen will appear as below. Add a name in title section and add your domain name in address section as you see in below.
If your domain name is available then it’ll show as “This blog address is available“.
If not then it’ll show as “Sorry, this blog address is not available“. Don’t worry, try other domain names.
Finally, click on Create a free blog and your blog is ready.
But you are not done yet!
You can click on “view blog” option from your dashboard and visit the homepage. A simple design will appear as below.
Follow next step to make your blog pro looked.
Step 3# Customize Your Blog Design
Now you have to customize your blog to ease of use and make it coolest one.
The default one template of your blog is generic and boring. Before entering into customization, you should change your template first.
Here are some free and premium coolest BlogSpot templates that you can download and install on your blog.
You can also go to “Settings” > “Theme” > “Backup / Restore” then upload .
You can also add the theme directly. Just go to “Theme” > “Edit HTML” and paste .xml file from your template file.
Now go and click on Customize Mobile Themes as above.
A screen will appear as below. Click on the option as in screenshot then save it. Now theme will appear on mobile devices too rather than boring default mobile theme.
Click on Layout>Header and add the logo of your blog here as seen in the screenshot.
Click on “Layout” > “favicon” to change the favicon of your blog. The best size is for the favicon is 512*512. File size shouldn’t more than 100KB.
Go to Logomakr and create your free logo and favicon at required size.
You can customize gadgets and sidebars from dashboard as required.
Step#4 Create Important Pages
Before you write your first post, I would recommend that you go to “Pages”. First, create “About” page describing yourself and what your blog is about. Second, create some important pages named as below.
- Contact Us
These are very important to get approved from Adsense or other monetization and also useful for legal issues too.
Step#5 Finally Publish Your 1st Post
Finally, you are at the peak of grabbing the feast you have prepared till now.
Go to “Post” > “New Post“. Add the title of your post and write the complete article with more than 300 words and publish it.
So this is it! Keep smiling. 🙂 🙂 🙂
Now you can proudly say that you know how to start a blog on BlogSpot The RIGHT WAY. 😎 😎 😎
You can also add a custom domain to your blog. So your blog URL will be looked pro one rather than boring “blogspot.com”.
I started my blogging journey with BlogSpot, and I later shifted to WordPress. If you want to create a more professional blog with awesome design, WordPress is the coolest option. Follow my complete guide to create a WordPress blog.
If you want, you can migrate your BlogSpot blog into self-hosted WordPress in few minutes in near future. It’ll take less than 20 Mins.
Is it helpful to you? Have you faced any difficulty to start a blog in Blogspot? Let me know by commenting below.
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