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How to create/add stand alone pages on your blog (blogger)


What are stand-alone pages?

Stand alone pages are separate post on a blog, which are created for the purpose of passing important messages to blog-readers, this pages are important in a blog because it tells, instruct, and also gives details to your blog-readers on "how to manage your blog", "information about you", "how to reach you", "what you use information you collected on your blog for", "third party advertising network being used on your site", "your vision", "aim", and how you "founded the blog". Some bloggers choose to write this information short by including it in between their blog gadgets. But to increase in user experience i recommend you segment these information into pages. Examples of a stand-alone pages are [ About, Contact us, Privacy policy, Disclaimer, Cookies policy etc.] It is also good to know that you need to disable "comment box" for all of these pages because it not an ordinary post that your audience can drop a comment on, you can also install "noindex" tag to these pages if you do not want search engines to crawl it. Now i will show you steps on how to create and install stand alone pages to your blog on blogger.


How to create / add stand-alone pages to your blog on blogger

1). Goto blogger.com
From the dashboard select *pages* and click on *new page*.


As usual start with an heading e.g About, then start writing about your blog. If you are done with the writing, click *publish* Check screenshot below.



2). Now go back to *pages* and click on *view* under the new page you have just published and copy the url.



3). Now select *layout* on the blogger dashboard and click on * menu footer widget* or add a *link list* gadget to any place you want the stand alone page to appear.


In the *link list* gadget page add a *New site Name* and paste the url which you have copied earlier into the *New Site URL* box. Then click *Add Link*. Check screenshot below and follow the numbering.


You can now check your blog. You can add as many stand alone pages to your blog, all you have got to do is to repeat the whole steps from step 1 till the end. Now let me explain to you how you can disable comment box in these important pages.


Steps to disable comment box

a). Login to blogger.com, locate the post you want to disable comment box and click on "edit".
b). On the post click the drop down menu located at the extreme top-right corner.
c). Choose "options" and select "don't allow, hide existing" under "readers comments".
d). Click "done" and update your post. 
If you don't want this pages to appear on search engines during crawling, then you can follow the below steps to add "noindex" tag to it 


Steps to install noindex tag on a post

a). Login to blogger.com, locate the post you want to install a "noindex" tag and click on "edit".
b). On the post click the drop down menu located at the extreme top-right corner.
c). Choose "custom robots tags" and check the box "noindex" nigh noindex to select.
d). Click "done" and update your post.


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