Wednesday, January 14, 2009

New Import Export Feature for Blogger

With the new import/export feature for blogspot you can:

  • Create a copy of your blog./import your blog into a  new blog.
  • Merge two or more blogs into a single blog.
  • Move individual blog posts and comments from one blog to another
  • Back up your blog to your hard drive or other storage device.
  • Move your blog to another platform such as Wordpress. 
For instructions on using the new feature read How do I import and export blogs on Blogger? on the Blogger Help Site.


Thursday, January 01, 2009

Adding Google Friend Connect to blogspot Blogger

I have been trying out Google Friend Connect on my main blog and feel it has potential for networking with other bloggers and came accross a couple of tutorials on installing Friend Connect on blogspot.

Video Tutorial:

If you would rather read about the installation:

NB - when you add the dummy posts so that Friend Connect has access to the necessary javascript files, post-date the posts otherwise you will end up with two empty posts at the top of your page.

Sites related to Friend Connect: