#16 Blogger Tutori | Basic Settings in Blogger

Basic Settings in Blogger This is very important to configure your  Blog  using  Basic Settings  in your  Blogger Dashboard . In this tutorial, you are going to learn how to — Manage Title and Description. Manage Privacy — list your Blog on Blogger and allow Search Engine to crawl your site. Add Custom Domain to your blog. Manage HTTPS Redirect. Manage Permissions — add Authors to your blog and who can see it. Go to Blogger Basic Settings Sign in to Blogger  with your  Google Email  and  Password . In the left top, click this  Drop Down Icon  and choose the blog. In the left menu, click  Settings → Basic . Title, Description & Privacy Settings Title  — You can edit or change your blog title from here. Description  — A short description about your Blog. Maximum Characters are 500. Privacy  — Set your blog here for Blog listing and Search engine visibility. Blog listing  — Select  “Yes”  to list your blog on Blogger. By default, a  Navbar  is appeared at the top of the blogs a

#11 Blogger Tutorial | Add, Remove, Edit Widgets/Gadgets

Add, Remove, Edit Widgets/Gadgets

Blogger Widgets (also known as Gadgets) are small tools or applications that can be added to your Blog to display various type of content such as Photos, Videos, Search Box, Countdown Tickers, Followers , Page List, Link List, etc. In this tutorial, I will show you — how to Add, Remove, Edit and Rearrange Widgets/Gadgets to your Blog.

Blogger Tutorial

Go to Blogger Layout Page

  • In the left top, click this Down-Arrow-IconDrop Down Icon and choose the blog.
  • In the left menu, click Layout


How to Add a Widget to your Blog

  1. Choose an area where you want to add the widget then click Add a Gadget.


  2. A pop-up window will appear, choose a Gadget then click Add plus

How to Edit a Widget/Gadget


  • Click Edit on the widget you want to edit.
  • A pop-up window will appear, make your changes then click Save.

How to Remove a Widget

  • Click Edit on the widget you want to remove.
  • A pop-up window will appear, scroll down and click Remove.
  • An pop-up alert message will appear, click OK.

How to Rearrange Widgets

  1. Click and drag to rearrange gadgets/widgets.


  2. In the top right, click Save arrangement.

Why you are not able to Drag Widgets?

You will not be able to drag the widgets are not draggable. There are 2 signs to understand that the widgets are draggable —

  1. When you hover your mouse on the widget, the cursor will be changed to this Drag-and-Drop-icon
  2. The left border of the widget (red marked on the image below) defines it’s draggable.


Note: If you don’t see the above signs on any widget then you won’t be able to drag it.