The blogger attribution gadget is a gadget at the footer of any blogger blog stating "Powered By Blogger". Well many bloggers don't like it and want to remove it. To remove it they first use the typical method by going to Dashboard>>layout>> and click on edit of the attribution widget.
But what do they find ? There is no remove button ! What to do now? Well don't worry here is the very simple procedure to delete the attribution link :-
Do removing this blogger attribution gadget Violate the terms and condition of Google's Blogger?
The answer is no! You don't violate the terms and conditions of blogger.com as there is no user agreement or any message stating that you don't have rights to modify your template or the modification of blogger template code is restricted and the attribution gadget is a part of the template. So, according to their Terms & Conditions Google have no rights to take any action against you & your blog for removing the blogger's attribution Gadget.
Here are the Steps to remove the attribution gadget:
- Go to Your Blog's Dashboard>>Template.
- Now click on edit html.
- Tick the Expand Widget Templates.
- Press Ctrl+f and in the find box type Attribution1
- You will find the code given below with Attribution1 highlighted.
<b:section class='foot' id='footer-3' showaddelement='no'> --->Do not remove this... only remove the code below..<b:widget id='Attribution1' locked='true' title='' type='Attribution'><b:includable id='main'><div class='widget-content' style='text-align: center;'><b:if cond='data:attribution != ""'><data:attribution/></b:if> </div>
- Now delete the code in blue given above.
Warning: Do not remove the code in Green or else your template will not work. Also keep a backup of your template before editing.
- You are done.
- Save the changes and view your blog now.
Having problems?? feel free to ask me...