How to setup recent comments on blogger.
1- You need to have/open a Gmail account
2- You’ll need to creat a secondary blog to work with your main blog. Go ahead and create it. I’ll wait. 🙂
3- Now that you´ve created your secondary blog go to the DASHBOARD and click on your SECONDARY BLOG >>>>> SETTINGS>>>>>EMAIL>>>>> and fill in the the box that says” MAIL TO BLOGGER ADRESS”(A) and republish.
4- Go back to your dashboard, click on your main blog and then on SETTINGS>>>>COMMENTS>>>>>> and insert your gmail adress in COMMENT NOTIFICATION ADRESS(B) and save.
6- Click on NEXT STEP, and write the email adress you specified in step 3(A) in “FORWARD IT TO” box and uncheck and all other boxe´s except for that one, finally click on CREATE FILTER and you´re done with Gmail.
8- Go to your blogger DASHBOARD and click on your main blog and then on TEMPlATE and insert the folowwing in your header :
still in the template find your sidebar in the HTML code and insert the following code:
<h2 class=”sidebar-title”>Recent comments</h2>
<div id=”recent-comments” ><center><br/><br/><br/>Please wait … <BR/>loading comments.<BR/><BR/><img src=”http://ghill.customer.netspace.net.au/snake_transparent.gif”/>
insert your secondary blog rss feed Url in the scrip(XXXX) and save/replublish
Many thanks to Greg at Freshblog for coming up with this usefull script