Team blogging is a good idea to publish new articles on a regular interval. In this article, we will learn – how to create a team blog or invite more authors to your blog? A small team or group of people or friends may contribute to one blog and achieve their objectives in less time.
The Blogspot blog owner has the ability to invite new blog authors. The blog owner is also called a blog administrator. It is possible to invite more than one author at a time.
After accepting the invitation via email confirmation by the author, the blog admin can set the individual author as an admin with the same permission. It is advised to make admin only to a trusted person. Admin has the right to delete the blog and blog posts.
Other members who have only author permission can create, edit, and publish their posts anytime.
Only blog admin has the right to delete other author’s posts or have all rights related to published, scheduled, or drafted posts.
Only blog admin can modify blog settings and templates. Time management is key to success for team blogs.
Invite More Authors on Blogspot
1. Log in to Blogger dashboard and navigate to Settings and click on it.
2. Scroll-down to Permissions.
3. Click on the invite more authors link.
4. Enter one or more emails to invite more authors and press the Send button. You need to separate email addresses with commas.
5. You can see pending invites can like this. You can cancel the invite by pressing the X button.
6. The invited users receive an email with the Accept invitation button. He needs to click on it to accept your invitation.
Invitees get more information about your blog after clicking the link.
7. When an invitee accepts the invitation, his email will display in the Blog admins and authors.
8. There, you can give admin privileges. Click on the Author and select the Admin from the drop-down.
Warning: It’s not advisable to give admin privileges because the admin role allows him to delete the blog and its content.
9. Final step, click on the Save button. You’re done.
It’s all about inviting more authors to your blog.
Add Authors on Blogspot (Old Interface)
Still, using the old Blogger interface, you can follow how to add authors on Blogspot.
1. Go to Blogger Draft › Settings › Basic › Permissions › Blog Authors › Add authors
Add emails separated by comma and Click on the Invite authors button.
2. You’re done. Invited members receive a request in their email. Clicking on the link given in the email, an invitee confirms the request.
3. After confirming the request, his/her name, and email will appear on the Blog Authors list.
4. Now, the blog admin can permit admin access to any of the authors. Don’t assign an admin role to untrusted users. They can delete your blog and content. They also get access to blog themes, gadgets, and settings.
Video Tutorial – Invite More Authors on Blogger
Team blogging is possible with Google Blogger. It is professional to run a team blog or website for small and medium businesses. Maximum 100 members can be invited, and a joint venture is ready to rock on the internet.
9 thoughts on “How to Invite New Authors on Blogspot – Blogger Guide”
How to change Author bio in Blogger blog? Please help me.
Thanks for sharing a post about inviting authors to a blog. I want to accept a guest post on my blog. It will be helpful.
My blog is growing, and I am using a blogger platform. Thanks for sharing an informative post. Great work, Vinay!
This really helps me. I always want to invite authors to my blog.
Thank you… I just added an author. It is really easy for me.
Is it a must to make the author of your blogs an admin?
A wonderful guide to learn about guest authors on blogger.
How can an author then manage to post content on the blog?