Blogger: How to add custom CSS

Our Blogger Templates come with various options for changing the colors, fonts and styling of your theme. However, there may be times when you wish to make more advanced/specific changes. It is possible to do this by adding some custom CSS to your template. Please note: we can’t provide support […]

WordPress: How to import demo post content

If you’re starting your blog from scratch, it can really help to import some demo content so that you can see the main theme options available. You can import some demo posts into your site by following the steps below: 1. Download this file by right-clicking and selecting “Download linked […]

Blogger: Why are comments not working?

You may notice that the comments section of your blog posts is not showing. This is usually caused by one or both of the following reasons: Comments are disabled on your blog You should check the settings under the Settings > Posts, comments and sharing section of your Blogger dashboard. […]

Blogger: A note about spam comments

Over the past year or so Blogger/Blogspot has become increasingly bad at blocking spam comments before they reach your blog. During our free Blogger template installation service, we have noticed that some blogs contain a lot of spam comments. What is a spam comment? A spam comment is usually created […]

How to create a new blog

So you want to create your own blog? Awesome! We’d love to help you get online and make your own little corner of the internet. Before getting started, the first thing you need to decide is which blogging site to use. We create themes for two different blogging sites: […]

Choosing the right social media

Social media can seem like an intimidating place at first. I mean, where do you start? What platforms do you sign up to? Don’t worry, we got you. If you’ve just started your blog, check out our useful info on the main types of social media so you can decide […]

Earning money from your blog

So you want to make a few pennies from your blog? There are a few ways you can do this without having glaring ads or selling your soul to a brand. Follow our simple steps below to start earning rewards from your hard earned time blogging. Make sure you check […]

Instagram hashtags

We mentioned hashtags in our previous guide about boosting pageviews, so here’s our roundup of the best and most popular Instagram hashtags to increase your visibility and engage with the blogging community. Note: Instagram lets you use a maximum of 30 hashtags per picture Fashion Bloggers #ootd #outfitoftheday #lookoftheday #wiwt […]

Tips for increasing your pageviews/traffic

Once you’ve got your blog design sorted, picked a name and set up your social media, it’s time to start promoting your posts and encouraging people to read your amazing content. Here’s our top five ways to boost your pageviews from day one. Pageviews are such a small part of […]

Photography tips and tricks

If you decide you want to include photos to go along with your content, here’s some simple tips and tricks to make your pics even better so you can draw more readers in! You don’t need to own an expensive camera or a host of lenses, either… Learn how to […]

WordPress: How to create a dropdown menu

Note: this guide assumes that you have already created a menu for your site. You can create dropdown menu items by dragging one menu item under another. Once positioned, click and drag the menu item so that it is slightly to the right of the item above. See this tutorial […]

WordPress: Padded Text Shortcode

This shortcode can be used to display blocks of text with a left/right margin. This pushes the text into the middle of the page/post, and makes it appear thinner than the rest of the content. You can view an example of this shortcode in this post. This shortcode will display […]