Venus Trapped in Mars

24 August 2013

Saturday Sessions: Making Labels






How to Label Your Blog Posts:

Step 1: Go to your post section on your blogger dashboard and click "edit" to edit the blog post you want to label. 
 Step 2: Under the labels section at the right, add a new label name to this blog post. You can add more than one label to a post by separating them with commas. Then click done, followed by update

Step 3: Go to the layout tab on your dashboard, add a new gadget, and then scroll down until you find the gadget called Labels. Click the + sign. 

Step 4: Choose how you want your labels to appear on your blog, and click save. 


 Step 5: Drag and drop the gadget you just made, to where you would like it to appear on your sidebar. Then click save arrangement. 





Step 6: View your blog to make sure you like the placement, and the way the widget is laid out. 


Step 7: Bonus: For you can click each link in that list to see the entire feed of posts with the label football, for example. I suggest taking this one step further, and making snazzy buttons for your sidebar that link to all posts with that label! 

 

4 comments :

  1. hiiii, just stopping by to say you're a genius.

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  2. Thanks for showing us how to do this. I've always wondered how to do but had never gotten around to figuring it out. Simple and helpful. Thank you!

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  3. I am loving this series so much! Thanks. :)

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  4. Thank you so much for the tips! Do you have a Saturday Session about #7, making buttons to see the entire feed of a label?

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