How to Customize Your Blogger Background with 5 Freebies!

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Hey there! I hope everyone is enjoying this fresh start in 2013! I am sure many of you, like me, made a few resolutions for growing and improving your blog!

If any of those resolutions include goals for your blog design or branding then you are going to love what I have in store today! A really simple way to give you blog a new look, for a new year!

First I am going to show you how to customize your blogger background. Then I have a few freebies for you!

To Upload a New Background in Blogger ::

1. Go to your Blogger Dashboard

2. Click on “Template” on the left hand side. Then click on “Customize”.

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3. Now click on “Background”. In the little black square click the small down pointing arrow. A new window will pop up. Select “Upload Image” and choose your file. Press Done.

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4. You can now preview your new background. Notice that you have the option to align, tile, or have the background scroll with the page. I always have my alignment set to left and to tile (repeat).

EASY right?! Now how about a few FREE background patterns!

I have noticed that as the new 2013 spring magazines, decor, and clothes are beginning to come out they feature a lot of subtle colors, like mint and peach. Love it!

I decided to go along with this color trend that I am seeing and use this color pallet to create some free patterns!

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Via Design Seeds

Free Blog Background Patterns ::

All you have to do is click to download the pattern, save to your computer and then follow the tutorial above to use them as your blog background!

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Please only use Downloads for Personal Use Only.

Thanks!

 

Kendra @ Key Lime Digital Designs

Kendra @ Key Lime Digital Designs

Kendra is a wife and mom, based in Hawaii. She specializes in digital website design. Pick up additional web design tips and check out her design skills at Key Lime Digital Designs.
Kendra @ Key Lime Digital Designs
Kendra @ Key Lime Digital Designs
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  1. Thanks Kendra. I added the stripes to my blog!

  2. I know this post is old, but I’m finally getting around to updating my blog and I just did this – soooo super easy! Thanks for the tip!

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