How to Insert HTML Meta Tags in Blogger

     If you run a Blogger blog for your company or organization, you may need to change the HTML code from time to time. Blogger, in general, automates the coding aspects of your blog, saving you significant time when creating HTML and CSS code. However, if you want to include meta tags in your blog, you must change the HTML code. By including meta tags in your blog, you can include information that may influence how well it performs in search engines.


  • To create your meta tags, create a blank text file in a text editor. It is easier to prepare the code in advance than to write the code directly into the Blogger. The most common meta tags for the description and keywords of the site. Meta elements for author and revised dates for the content of the page can also be included. Use the following outline to create a meta-element keywords. This might be a case in point for a printing and design company with the keywords for the content of the pages. Change the keywords for your own blog content. Use the following syntax to describe the meta element. The description contains readable phrases which explain the website's content and purpose. Again, change your blog to match it.

  • Access your blog's HTML content. Login and find your blog on the Dashboard to Blogger. Select "Model" from the list below for your blog if you use the newer Blogger interface. Click "Design" for the older style of the blog in which you are working. From the list at the top of the Design section, click on "edit HTML." With your blog code in it, a large text field appears. To view all the code for your blog template use, check the "Expand widget templates" box on top of the text field.

  • See your blog's header section. In the header of your blog template you must place your meta tags. Locating the closing tag is the easiest way. To do this, please click on "Ctrl-F" or search "Edit" and then select "Find" from the menu of the toolbar on your browser. Enter "" and click on "Enter" to find them within the HTML code. Before closing the head tag, place your cursor.

  • Enter your tags for your meta. Click on "Ctrl-C" or "Edit" to copy meta tags from your created texting file and then on "Copy" menu in the text editor. Go to the point where you have placed your cursor on the Blogger HTML code and add your meta marks by pressing "Ctrl-V." Under the HTML text field of your blog, click the "Save Template" button. You update your blog template for meta tags.