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Saturday, July 12, 2008

New Feature: Embedded Comment Form in Blogger Blog

blogger comment form

Finally added the most most awaited feature in their blogging platform that is "Embedded Comment Form" like WordPress blogs. In the old comment system, the comment form was on a separate page so the commenter have to click the Post a Comment link to get to the form, causing for low comments. Most Blogspot Blogger's were complaining about this. Now with the new feature of “Embedded Comment Form” you can put the form at bottom of the post.


How to Embedded Comment Form

1) First you have to login to your account through To Enable this Comment Form you must have to login through

2) Choose your blog and Goto Settings >> Comments. Search for the "Comment Form Placement" setting and set the option to "Embedded Below Post" and Save Your Settings.


3) Now you should see a comment form below your post. If you don't see the comment form then read the information below very carefully.


Do you use Customized Template?

If you use customized or modified template then you need to replace some HTML code lines in your blog template to display this Comment Form on your blog. Just go through the following steps and you will find a new Comment Form below your post.

1) Go to your blogs Dashboard then go to Layout >> Edit HTML. Before editing the HTML just Backup your template so if you do any mistake, you won't loose anything.

2) Tick the Expand Widget Template option.

Expand Widget

3) Find the Following code in the Template Editor. If you have difficulty finding the code, just search for postCommentMsg from your browsers search option.

<p class='comment-footer'> <b:if cond='data:post.allowComments'> <a expr:href='data:post.addCommentUrl' expr:onclick='data:post.addCommentOnclick'><data:postCommentMsg/></a> </b:if> </p>

4) If you found the above code then Replace it with the following code and Save Your Template.

<p class='comment-footer'> <b:if cond='data:post.embedCommentForm'> <b:include data='post' name='comment-form'/> <b:else/> <b:if cond='data:post.allowComments'> <a expr:href='data:post.addCommentUrl' expr:onclick='data:post.addCommentOnclick'><data:postCommentMsg/></a> </b:if> </b:if> </p>

Just go and check your blog’s post page, You will find a New Comment Form Embedded in the blog. You can see the form in action below this post and comment if you like this post or have question or difficulties implementing it in your blog.

With the comment form you can comment with Google Account, LiveJournal, WordPress, TypePad, OpenID, AIM, Name/URL, Anonymous. Though the form doesn’t look like professional one, but it is very useful feature for Blogger's.

What other blogger's say about this feature, Amanda from and Jacky from

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