Google Introduced New Blogger Template Editor with Awesome Features
In last few months,many pro-bloggers mentioned that Blogger team is working hard for the betterment of blogspot platform.If you are also using Blogger platform for blogging then there is a good new for you because Blogger team has officially released an improvement in Blogger Template Editor.Normally we use Blogger Template editor for the customization of our template but the old editorwas that much user friendly.However new Blogger template editor is equipped with lot of features.In this post,we will discuss all features in details.
#1- Line Numbers for finding errors
New Blogger Template Editor has the facility to highlight a particular line where error has occured.Thus it makes the error findings very easy.Earlier it was very difficult to find the error line after getting an error like “Error parsing XML, line 297, column 3””.It is a nice feature.Actually most of the html editor softwares like dreamweaver contains this kind of facility but it was missing in blogger.Now blogger also has this facility which is quite nice.
#3-Expand/Hide section of code
New blogger template editor provides you the facility to expand or hide different section of code.It means you can easily hide a section of code which is not in use.It makes the task of developers much easier because sometimes it creates confusion and they write codes on wrong sections.
#4-Preview changes at the same place
Now you can preview your templates after making changes in template and that too in same place.Normally this kind of functionality is known as WYSIWYG(What You See Is What You Get) and is often employed by softwares like Adobe Dreamweaver.Now the same facility is available in Blogger as Well.
#5-Directly Jump to Different Widget Codes
#6-Expand widget replaced with format template
In old Blogger Template editor,there were a checkbox at the top with title “Expand Widget”.Now it has been removed.It place has been taken by “Format Template”.So if any tutorial asks you to expand widget then simply click on “Format Template” button.It does exactly the same task.