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New Featured Post Gadget For Blogger Blogs

There is a new gadget on Blogger, which is the “Featured Post”, it will enable or make it easier to showcase the posts you want your readers to see, with Featured Post, you can choose posts you have published on your blog and make them special for your readers.

Why You Should Use The New Blogger Featured Post Gadget

You may want to highlight a post of years back from your blog for your new readers to benefit from. You can use this feature also to highlight a sponsored post or an advert that is been posted on the blog from advertisers, in either ways the new feature will fit in perfectly.

How To Add The New Featured Post To Blogger Blog

To add it, just move over to your Blogger >> Layout >> Add a Gadget >>and select “Featured Post”. You can place the gadget anyway you would like it to show on your blog. You can also disable the post snippet title and image.

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You can also use the search box to search for a particular post, or use the “LABELS” drop down menu to take a post from a particular label.

After all that you can save and check out your blog, to see the new feature added. If you may in future want to change the post in your Featured Post, you can go and edit it again.

The Featured Post gadget can only be added in one place of the blog, showing that you cant add it in two places in the same blog, unless one is deleted, and for now it also support just one post, maybe in future it may be modified again.

So have you used this new gadget, do you like it, let us know.

Emmanuel Ekanem

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