Add a new instagram widget

The previous widget used in the themes will no longer work. You can generate a new widget from You'll have to register, but generating a widget is free.

Follow By Email (Subscribe) Widget

As Blogger will discontinue the "Follow By Email" widget on July 11, 2021, you should download your subscriber contacts and look into using another newsletter service (MailChimp, Flodesk, etc). You can get in touch by email ( if you'd like me to switch the sign up forms for you and customize the new one.

Set Up the "About" Widget in the Sidebar

1. Go to Layout -> open the "Author Profile" widget from the sidebar.
2. Upload an image, but don't click on "Shrink to fit".
3. Change "Author Profile" in the Title field with your own title.
4. Add your text to the Caption field.
5. Add the link to your About page to the Link field.