How to create your FREE Blogs with blogger.com: Intermediate

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  • Lectures 43
  • Length 2.5 hours
  • Skill Level Intermediate Level
  • Languages English
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Published 1/2013 English

Course Description

Detailed course on Blogger.com
Going through many of the Blogger.com elements.
From adding in pictures.
To setting up contact forms.
Detailed videos explaining just about everything there is.
In Blogger.com

What are the requirements?

  • Gmail account, Firefox

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Help people work with Blogger.com

What is the target audience?

  • Adults.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction.
03:51
Please make sure you have a Gmail Account.
A YouTube Account.
And a Blogger Account.

To see how to do all that.
Please visit my previous course.


Here is the link to the previous course.
http://www.udemy.com/how-to-create-your-free-blogs-with-bloggercom-beginners/
It's Free...

01:58
A short video on how to do this course.
Take your time.
Redo the lessons if you need to.
Pause the videos at any time.
Take notes.


04:34
Here is a short video on the Tabs in Udemy.
Check out the Extras tab. Many of my lessons have Extra material in them.
Links to webpages. Links to information.
You can also check out the Announcements.
I include updates and other info in Announcements.
For instance. I will announce this Extras Video.
01:12
You can skip any Lecture.
Just go to the Lecture or Lectures that interest you.

Section 2: Google Profile
02:50
You may need to change your Profile name.
As it may not comply with Google Names Policy.
Here is an email I got from Google.

"Hello,

Our system has determined that the name you provided on your Google+ profile MyMum BakesCakes may not actually be a name.

It may be that the name you provided is that of a business you represent. Or it may be that this is actually your name and our system made a mistake.

We've got a few options for you:
  • If this is the name of a business, brand, or other organization, please sign in to your Google account and change the profile's name to a representative of the organization. You can then, while logged into this profile, create a Google+ Page for the organization. Pages are designed specifically with the needs of organizations in mind, while profiles are designed for individuals."
01:45

In this short video.
I show you how to change the your Google Profile Image.
You can chose from the Images that are provided.
Or upload your very own.
You can find images at Goggle images.

Section 3: Customizing your YouTube channel.
03:41
Here I show you how to change your YouTube Channel Settings.
Adding in a Background image.
And a description.

The reason why we have a YouTube channel.
Is that we want to promote what ever it is in our blog.
And have our blog promote our videos.

Section 4: New Blog
02:46
Very easy video.
On how to create a Brand new Blog.

Here is the Brand New Blog that I created in this video.
http://mypizzaplaces.blogspot.com.au/

Section 5: Changing the Blog Template. How to change what your Blog looks like.
05:37
Here I go through and show you...
"How you can chose a custom template"
from the many options that are available to you.

03:35
In this video.
I show you how you can chose your Templates from the Customized section.

03:09
In this video.
I show you how you can use some of the internal stock images that are available.

06:12
Here I show you how to add in your very own background image to you blog.
01:37
Very short video on how to Adjust the Widths of you blog.

04:13
In this video.
I go into the layout a little bit.
Normally I very rarely change the layout.
Unless I have a specific reason for doing so.

07:00
In this video.
I go into some of the Advanced settings that you can change in your template for your blog.
Play around with these as much as you want.
Try and make your Blog stand out.

Section 6: Blog Settings
05:35
Here in this video. I go through the Blogger.com settings.
Normally, you would leave this alone.
It has some advance user settings.
But I wanted to show it to you.

Section 7: Blog Layout
06:07
I start going into detail about how to modify the Blog Layout in these next few videos.
You can always skip this section. And come back to it when your ready.
As there is a great deal of information in these lectures.

03:31
In this video.
I go into showing you how you can change your Layout Blog Archive settings.
And your About me layout settings.

Section 8: Layout Add a Gadget
03:49
In these videos.
I go through All the different Gadget types.
And show you what they all look like on your blog.


02:21
Layout Add A Gadget Google+ Followers and Google+ Badge
02:21
Google+ Followers and Google+ Badge Gadget.
02:50
In this short video. I show how easy it is to add a Google Translate to your blog.
So you blog can now be viewed in any Language.

03:57
Adding in Follow by Mail
And the Stats Gadgets.

02:59
Add in Pages, Followers and the Search Box Gadgets.
More on adding Adsense in a later lecture.

06:02
In this video. I go into adding a Text Gadget and a Image Gadget.
I also so you how easy it is to add a url or link to the image.
So that when you click on the image it can take you to another site.

02:43
Here I show you how to add a SlideShow Gadget to your blog.
I also show how you can connect it to you Google account.

02:24
Here I show how you can add a Video Bar Gadget to your blog.
Also mention how to connect it to your existing YouTube account.

04:02
Here I end of the last of the Gadgets that you can have in Blogger.com Layout.
RSS Feed.
NewsReel
Labels.
Subscription and
Logo.


Section 9: Blog Layout Navbar, Favicon and Attribution.
06:21
Here are the last 3 sections of the Layout Lectures.
Showing you the Favicon.
And what it is. And how to change it.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Favicon
How to change the Navbar.
And then changing Attribution.

Section 10: Posts...
03:23
In this video I show you how to start your first blog post in Blogger.com
You can view the previous udemy course that I created.

For those that have not done the previous FREE course.
Here is the link to it.
http://www.udemy.com/how-to-create-your-free-blogs-with-bloggercom-beginners/
07:12
How to add html to the Add a Gadget the easy way.
In this video I show you how to do exactly that.

03:05
Here I go through adding in a YouTube Video.
And adding in a link to the post.

Section 11: How to start to make some money with your Blog and your posts.
07:43
In these few lectures.
I show you some ways to make some cash with your blog.


Here is the link to the ClickBank product that is mentioned in this lecture.
http://176b2nte-05s458nw915by2pev.hop.clickbank.net/?tid=CAKE
03:34
In this video.
I continue with showing you how to make a bit of cash with your blog.
With the adding of a banner to your post.

This is the product that is mentioned in the post.
http://176b2nte-05s458nw915by2pev.hop.clickbank.net/?tid=CAKE

Section 12: RSS Feed
03:10
In this video.
I show how to add a RSS Feed to your blog.
Here is the RSS feed that is used in the lecture.
http://www.skynews.com.au/rss/

Section 13: Pages
03:28
Here I add in a new page to the blog.
And tidy up, by removing some of the Gadgets that I don't want to use anymore.

Section 14: How to get people to contact you.
06:38
Here I show you how to get a FREE JotForm account.
And how to use it in your blogger.

http://www.jotform.com/

There is a great deal of information on JotForms.
Just read up as much as you can.
This lecture is fairly basic introduction.
There are a great deal more features to JotForm.
That you can find via the site.
06:21
Here I do a brief overview of how to setup a MadMimi account.
And how to add a madmimi form for your blog.
https://madmimi.com/

Now it's brief.
Because I have yet to work out all the details on creating campaigns.
And other things.

Most of the info is on the site.
This is just a general overview.

You will have to work out much of the MadMimi info for yourself.
I may add an amedment.
Once I figure out how to do a complete set of Autoresponder messages with it.
But that is for later on.
I may add it to my advanced course.

Got an update to MadMimi.
You can create Drip campaigns.

What On Earth Are Drip Campaigns? » Nurse Mimi is here to help
01:39
Here are list of FREE AutoResponders that I found on the internet.
http://mailchimp.com/features/autoresponders/
http://infinite.ibasics.biz/
http://www.freefollowup.com/
http://www.sendfree.com/
http://www.icontact.com/
http://www.listwire.com/
Section 15: Facebook and Skype
02:33
In this Video.
I show how easy it is to add in a facebook connect badge.
http://www.facebook.com/badges/

02:49
Here I show you how easy it is to add in a Skype Call me button to your Blog.
http://www.skype.com/intl/en-us/tell-a-friend/get-a-skype-button/
Section 16: Thank you.
00:41
Like to thank all those that took these lectures.
Did the course. And am grateful that you liked it.
Spent many hours putting this course together.
Covering nearly all the details that I could.


01:03
Promotion for my next Blogger.com course for Advanced users.
For those that wish to learn how to create Splash pages.
Using free software. Like paint.
Or Gimp.
Using the FREE Jotform for the contact form.
Or using the MadMimi Autoresponder.
Stay tuned for the next release.

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Instructor Biography

Thomas Grant, Online Educator.

Been online for ages. Learned a great deal.
Online marketer Online Educator.
Have created Blogs. Created my own websites.
Done numerous tutorials in things that interest me.
Like to share what I have learned with people that are interested.
Know how to use Blogger Blogs to create outstanding webpages with.
Use HTML, images, and other things to compliment my blogs.

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