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:
Ready to give your site a unique and eye-catching look?
Let's dive in! 🚀
Before installing a new template on your blog, please backup your existing template so that you can revert if something goes wrong.
📝 Read our step-by-step guide: How to Backup Blogger Template
Step 1: Download the Template
Visit your favorite template provider, such as pandatemplates.com, 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.
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.
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.
😊 Still need help? Contact us here