Setting up a Blog using Google
- Go to
Google at http://www.google.com
on the link that says “Sign In,” and then click on “Create an Account
up for a Google account. You can go about this 2 different ways:
may use your current email address as your log in name and create a
can sign up for Gmail and use your gmail address as your login and create
a password. Gmail gives you
1 Gb of email storage, can be accessed from the web, popped into a mail
reader such as Outlook or Macmail, or sent to your cell phone or other
you have signed up for a Google account, you can log in. You will be taken to your iGoogle
home page, which you can customize later. In the upper right corner of the
page, you will see a link that says “My Account.” Click on it.
will be taken to a page that shows all of the free products you have
access to. One of the products is Blogger. If you don’t see it, click the link under “Try
Something New” that says “More.”
on Blogger will take you to the Blogger Dashboard. From there you can
click on “Create a Blog.”
your blog and then check the availability of the blog address you have
a template – and your blog has been created.
Settings, you will be able to designate who sees your blog, who can search
for your blog, and who can contribute to your blog.
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