I have written a list of alternatives for Google Reader. You will need to log into your email account and verify your email address.
It will lead you onto a couple of introduction pages, which you can skip. You will then arrive at your dashboard. You will also see you account image, with many options and settings. Beside this is the search bar where you can search and follow blogs. To add a blog, you can search for a word, a user-name or using the URL. When you follow a blog, you can add it to a category.
Under the navigation bar, you will see the blog feed. This is where all new posts and updates appear. You can also change the viewing settings. To the right of the blog feed, you will see your different categories. By claiming your blog, you are proving that the blog is yours.
This gives you access to change the information associated with your blog. Click on your blog title, copy the code and paste it into a new blog post on your blog. This is to prove that you have access to the blog account. It will search for the code and verify that you own it before adding the blog to your account. How to claim you Profile Page Set up a profile page here to display some information about you and a list of your blogs.
You can then add them to a folder that you have created. Include a link in the post to your new blog. There are some confusions about the use of the frame, which I briefly dicuss here. You can check if your feed is valid here. They will combine them for you. How to choose photo for thumbnail Bloglovin always picks the first image included in your RSS-feed, this might not always be the first image in your blog post, it may be the first image you added to your blog post instead.
The image needs to be. How to follow any blog from your browser As I mentioned earlier, you can add ANY blog or website to Bloglovin without the author needing to have an account.
As long as the site has a valid RSS Feed, which most do, you can add it! I recently came across this bookmarklet that you drag into your bookmark bar, then when you are on a site you want to follow, click it and it will open bloglovin in a new tab.
Add it to your browsers bookmark bar, right click on it, click Edit Address. Learn how to export specific blogs and categorised groups from your Bloglovin feed as backup or to import into a different account or feed reader.