Category: Blogging – Blogger

Tips for blogging on the Blogger.com (Blogspot) platform


Blogger.- Naked domain name not redirecting?


Tonight I noticed that the naked form of my domain name, 'civilwarhaversack.com' was coming up with a 404 page not found error. The www form of the domain was working just fine. Google blogger provides instructions on how to setup your domain name to redirect to blogger.com so that your...

Blogger – Why do my hyperlinks have no color?


I originally posed the question as "how to change the color of hyperlinks in blogger.com?"  It turns out the reason I don't have any color to my hyperlinks, i.e. they are the same color as the post text, is a function of the theme I chose to use for this...

Blogger – How do you insert an HTML table into Blogger?


You can stop looking for a 'table icon' in the Blogger.com editor. There isn't one. There are probably many ways to generate a table for inserting into a post, but I expected the Blogger editor to have such a feature. It doesn't. A quick Google search revealed a website where...

Blogger – What is the difference between a post and page?


One of the most confusing aspects is distinguishing between 'pages' and 'posts'. The distinction is frustrating because both posts and pages are html pages and thus, at some level, they are the same thing, i.e. HTML pages that one reads with a browser.  (The terminology is the same in Wordpress...

Blogger – Why is this blog on Blogger.com instead of WordPress?


Wordpress logo Is Wordpress too slow? My main complaint about Wordpress on a self-hosted solution is that Wordpress is slow. It is slow for end-users and slow for site operators. Wordpress will tell you this is a hosting issue, but the fact is all hosting services are shared services. Your...