One Can Leave His Blog URL in Blogger Comments Even With OpenID

Written by Amit Agarwal on Dec 17, 2007

openid url bloggerThe OpenID feature is now live for all blogs hosted on Blogger. That means if you were to leave a non-anonymous comment on any Blogger blog, you either need an OpenID or a Google Account.

Even with OpenID, you can very easily add your Blog URL while writing comments on Blogger blogs. Here’s a step-by-step guide:

Step 1. Get an OpenID at

(if you pick “example” as a user name, your OpenID URL becomes

Step 2: Open your Blogger template and add the following lines of code in the <head> section:

<link href=”” rel=”openid.server” />
<link href=”” rel=”openid.delegate” />

(replace “example” with your own user name created in Step 1)

Now if you were to write a comment on any Blogger Blog, just type your own Blog URL in the OpenID field. It’s actually more convenient.

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