Here are the instructions for changing your template and installing your new background.

How to change your layout to "Minima"

1.  Go to "Layout" tab and choose "Pick New Template"
2.  Select "Minima" and click on "Save Template"

How to install your new background

1.  Go to "Layout" tab and choose "Page Elements"
2.  Find and click "Add a Gadget"
3.  Scroll down new window and click on "HTML/JavaScript"
4.  Paste code in window and click "Save"
5.  Preview your page to make sure you found your perfect fit
6.  Edit your font types and colors to match your new background


You have just learned how to customize your blog!  Have fun and don't be afraid to try new things.