How to Number Comments In Blogger

For this Blogger Tutorial I am going to show you how to number your comments in Blogger.  This tutorial only works with the Minima template.  For today's tutorial we are gonna take our comments from this
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to this...
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Let's start by heading to our dashboard!
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Then let's click on layout
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Now lets click on Edit HTML
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Before we proceed any further, we MUST back up our Template.  I still do this!!!!  You never know when something crazy could happen.  It's best just to have a backup in case you need it, or in case... heaven forbid, you mess it up.
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Now that our blog is backed up, we can carry on.  Check the Expand Widget Tempaltes box
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Now it's code time... search and rescue!

Search for this code:

and just before it add in this code:

Then search for this code:

And directly beneath it paste this code:

Now search for this code:

And replace it with this code:

One last HTML code tweak, search for this code:

And just above it place this code:

That's it for code tweaking! If you messed up, EaZee PeaZee
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 Or if you are ready to save, then Save!
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If you saved and it didn't work, go back and upload your old template (which you downloaded at the start of this tutorial) and start over.


Daisygirl said...

this is a great tip, I am always afraid to mess with the template though...one of these days when I have time I will have to play with it!

MommyLovesStilettos said...

Thanks!!! I was wondering how to fix that!

Aphrodite's Mortal Friend (ME) said...

I am so gonna try that later tonight- I will make you proud- I swear ;-) So riddle me this batman, how do I get rid of a blog that I started- but never really started- but still hangs out on my profile ... you know, it was my attempt BEFORE I found you ;-)