Tips to Change the Blog Address without losing Old Comments and Followers. Most of the new blogger choose the blog URL randomly when they create a blog for the first time. When their readers make complaints “your blog URL is not user-friendly” then they rethink over it. But the main question that haunts their mind is they will lose all comments and blog followers.
Some bloggers do dare to create a new blog and start everything from scratch. But in this tutorial, I shall describe to you how to change the blog URL without losing comments and blog followers.
If you want to change the blog URL there is no need to create a new blog, just rename the existing blog address. Only changing the blog URL is not enough, you should consider your blog feed subscribers, so in this tutorial, you will also learn how to fix feed redirection after changing the blog URL.
Do not worry this article is not going to be lengthy. I have created a picture tutorial to make it easy for you. I believe you will not find anything tough here. Let’s begin –
How to Change Blog Address in Blogspot?
1. Dashboard › Select your Blog › Go to Settings tab › Blog Address (under Publishing) › Edit › type New address › Save
Picture tutorial –
1st Step: Change the Blog Address/URL
2nd and 3rd Step: Change Blog Address without Losing Comments and Followers
- You’ll not lose comments.
- You’ll not lose blog followers.
- Need to update original feed URL to serve feed readers – Click here to access your FeedBurner account
Update New Blog address in FeedBurner Account
Follow given instructions –