Blogger is a popular platform for creating and managing blogs, and one of the ways to personalize your blog's appearance is by installing a custom template. Here's a step-by-step guide to help you install a new template on your blogger site:

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Before installing a new template on your blog, please backup your existing template so that you can revert if something goes wrong.

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Step 1: Download the Template

Visit your favorite template provider, such as, and download a responsive blogger template that suits your blog.

Step 2: Extract the Downloaded Zip File

After downloading the template, locate and extract the ZIP file on your computer to access the template's files.

Step 3: Access Your Blogger Dashboard

Sign in to Blogger and select the blog where you want to install the new template.

Step 4: Navigate to the Template Section

  • Go to Themes
  • Locate the CUSTOMIZE button and click on the down arrow
  • Click on Edit HTML from the dropdown.

Blogger Dashboard Theme Section

Step 5: Copy/Paste the New Template Code

In the HTML editor, press Ctrl + A and then Delete to clear the existing code.

Go to the extracted template folder and locate the XML file. Open the XML file using a text editor, such as Notepad.

Copy the entire code by pressing Ctrl + A and Ctrl + C.

Return to the HTML editor and press Ctrl + V to paste the copied code.

Blogger Template HTML Editor

Step 6: Save Changes

After pasting the copied code, click on the Save icon in the top right corner of the HTML editor.

🎉 Congratulations! You've successfully installed a new blogger template on your blog.

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