Friday, September 3, 2010

Blogger Frustration

I am not a techie! I was so excited last year when my friend, Cindy Williams, hosted a "How To" blog class. It was wonderful and helpful and I slowly figured out how to do a few things to customize my blog. Then, Blogger goes and changes their format adding the fabulous (NOT) Template Designer. I really hate it. It is NOT user friendly for those not interested in the few basic designs they have available. I have tried to look in the help section, but there isn't anything there that I found helpful. I have spent hours trying to get back to the fun blog I had, but as you can see, I haven't had any success. So, as with writing, I must persist until I find a solution. Write On my friends! (and any of you techies out there that know how to add custom templates in the new Template Designer, please help me!!!)

5 comments:

  1. I wish they would have testers like me before they make us have to deal with stuff the techies work with daily and make no sense to me.

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  2. Seriously! As you can see, I did figure it out (Thank you CutestBlogontheBlock!). I had to enter code to center the Blog title - aaargh! Why am I writing code? Why can't it just be embedded in an option with the other blog title options???

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  3. I love your blog! I think it's clean and fresh, then again I didn't see what you had before!

    I'm not tech savvy at all, but I found that blogger actually is now cool enough to allow you to completely change your blog design and have everything done through them. I suppose you'd have to see if you like my blog if it would be up your alley!!

    I have three columns, wide to my specifications, a cute background (they have tons of styling options) and I chose font/colors, etc all within a matter of minutes!

    If you have questions just hop over to my blog and ask!!! I do plan on coming back to follow you, my follow button has been acting up today though so when I get home from work I'll have to do some damage control!

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  4. If you figured out an underwater camera, you'll figure out the blog. :)

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  5. Jen I will be checking out your blog. Thanks for leaving a comment. I did figure it out (it was completely white for a few days), but still am frustrated about writing code to do something so simple as center the blog title - I really am technologically challenged.

    Two things about the under water camera: 1) point and click, no codes; 2) I'm not taking the picture, although me being under the water that far was (ask any of my family) monumental. :-)

    Thanks for stopping by and for the comments!

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