Monday, January 31, 2011

Blogging Challenge - Widgets, Widgets, & Widgets

Today, activity 7 was posted on the Edublogs Kickstart Your Blogging Challenge. Activity 7 is all about widgets and sidebar content for your blog. In the directions for the activity, Sue Waters offers good advice about the type of widgets and number of widgets a blogger should utilize. Sue also includes directions for adding widgets to an Edublogs blog. But since the Kickstart Your Blogging Challenge isn't just for Edublogs users, I've included below some directions for adding widgets to a Blogger blog.

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Disclosure: Edublogs is a paying advertiser on this blog. But even if they weren't, I'd still think that the Kickstart Your Blogging Challenge is worthy of passing along to you.