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Blog's a Changin'

I just took a look at some of Blogger's new layouts and they look really cool. So I'm going to be fiddling around here for the next week to see what I like best and what works for all of you.

Please comment and let me know how you like it or hate it. Blogger has been temperamental lately but I hope this will work!



  1. Hmm, what's with the two columns on the most recent post? Hmmm.

  2. I don't think the comments "sections" will work out nearly as well, and I didn't even realize the front page didn't show all of the post until I clicked on the title (somehow I couldn't click on the magically appearing "1" - not great either?).

    This current theme might be hard for many web users to get used to?

    Also, I personally miss the pizzazz of the old look. I hope this helps!

  3. I see what you mean! This is very confusing looking. I wish my web page could look like that. I'll keep playing with it. Thanks so much for your input!

  4. Not a fan...sorry. It's sort of confusing setup. It took me a moment to figure out how to comment..LOL

    1. LMAO, that's why last year I went back to the old way so fast!

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  6. Agreed! Okay I'm trying a new one. It looks like you can change the view at the top but I hope the default is a better than the last!

    Hmm, I like this layout but now you can't see what blogs I'm following, link to my facebook or anything....


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