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How to connect any other profile in "About me" widget?

In this article I am going to tell "How to connect any other profile in "About me" widget along with blogger or Google+?"

  1. Sign in to blogger.
  2. Go to Dashboard > Template > Edit HTML
  3. At this moment, you are displayed with HTML Template Editor.
  4. Click on the code box, press Ctrl + F & look for the following code
    <a class='profile-link' expr:href='data:userUrl' rel='author'><data:viewProfileMsg/></a>
  5. Now in the immediately next line Paste the following code.
    <a href='URL'>Name of the Website that corresponds to the URL</a>
  6. Change the URL & Name of the Website that corresponds to the URL for your need.
  7. Example :-
    <a href='http://www.facebook.com/khay7'>Facebook Profile</a>
  8. Alternatively like I have given icons for each profile, you shall also replace Name of the Website that corresponds to the URL into an image like below,
    <a href='http://www.facebook.com/khay7'><img src='https://cdn1.iconfinder.com/data/icons/logotypes/32/square-facebook-128.png'/></a>
  9. Reproduce the code as many as times you need for each profile.
Happy Blogging!
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