How to add a logo to your Blogger/Blogspot site

Below are the step-by-step instructions to add one of the Quilting Gallery site logos to the sidebar of your Blogger/Blogspot site.

How to put a logo with a link in the sidebar of your blog:

  • Open your blog in blogspot.com.
  • Save the picture or logo on your hard drive.
  • Click on the "Design" button on the top of your blog.
  • Make sure you are at layout page, or click on layout to get there.
  • Click on add a gadget.
  • Then choose "add a picture".
  • You can put a title above the picture in the first field.
  • In the field link you type "http://quiltinggallery.com/" (minus the quotes).
  • In the field picture you click on from your computer and then you click on search and search for the logo/picture that you saved on your hard drive. Click on it, it will show, and then you click on save.

The logo will be put on top of your sidebar, you can pick it up it and put it wherever you like it. When you save the page and open your blog you will see the logo and if you click on the logo it will bring you to the page you linked above.

How to add the block of code, without saving the image first:

  • Open your blog in blogspot.com.
  • Click on the "Design" button on the top of your blog.
  • Make sure you are at layout page, or click on layout to get there.
  • Click on add a gadget.
  • Choose HTML/Javascript.
  • Copy the code from this page and paste it in the block and save.

Additional help:

From Blogger, this Layout Guide help page may be of assistance.

Many thanks to Nima and Sandi for providing, testing and updating these instructions. You may want to also look at Chooky Blue’s post as she included some screen shots from an older version of Blogger.