How to Access BlogSpot

by Jason Artman

BlogSpot -- also known as Blogger -- is a free Google service that enables anyone to create a blog without paying for domain registration or Web hosting. If you have a Google account, you can sign in to access BlogSpot and create a new blog immediately. If you have not created a Google account yet, you can sign up and begin adding content to your blog within minutes.

Open a Web browser and navigate to Blogger.com. If you already have a BlogSpot blog, enter your Google account email address and password to access it. If you do not have a blog or Google account, click the "Get Started" link on the right side of the page.

Type your email address in the "Email Address" and "Retype Email Address" fields.

Type your desired password in the "Enter a Password" and "Retype Password" fields.

Type the name or nickname that you would like BlogSpot to display to the public in the "Display Name" field.

Enter your date of birth in the "Birthday" field.

Click the "Word Verification" field, and type the letters that you see in the image.

Click the "I Accept the Terms of Service" check box, and then click "Continue."

Check the email address that you entered in Step 2 for a message from Google. Click the link in the email to activate your account

Click "Click Here to Continue." This brings you to the dashboard page for your BlogSpot blog, where you can begin adding content.

Tip

  • check If you already have a Google account and do not have a BlogSpot blog, enter the email address and password associated with your Google account at Blogger.com to begin creating a blog.

About the Author

Jason Artman has been a technical writer since entering the field in 1999 while attending Michigan State University. Artman has published numerous articles for various websites, covering a diverse array of computer-related topics including hardware, software, games and gadgets.