January 18, 2011 By Dawn Farias

Hi, everyone!  I’ve collected a few links and tips for you Blogger users.  Hope you find some of them to be helpful. 1. Add a horizontal drop down menu in Blogger. Horizontal drop down menu in Blogger from Confessions of a Homeschooler Drop down menu bar for Blogger from April Showers Blog Design 2. How […]

April 28, 2010 By Amanda Padgett

Before I get into today’s post, I want to thank all my sweet followers! In the past 14 months, 501 lovely ladies have decided, for whatever reason, that BBD is worth following. I appreciate all of you and hope that BBD is a useful, user friendly resource for you to use over and over. To […]

March 31, 2010 By Amanda Padgett

Breaking away from blog design talk to share about me and find out about you! Most of you who follow this blog do so for tutorials, designers lists and blog design giveaways, and probably know very little about me. Now, I am not that important to the value of Beautiful Blog Designs, but I thought […]

January 26, 2010 By Amanda Padgett

This giveaway is now closed. Congratulations to the winner, Summer, comment #17, from Lady Luck’s Abode!  (I usually paste in the Random.org part here, but I exited out of the page and can’t get back. It was #17, I promise LOL).   Today we have the Grand Prize to finish off the birthday bash for […]

January 21, 2010 By Amanda Padgett

ONE YEAR BLOGOVERSARY! Today is a special day for Beautiful Blog Designs!! One year ago I wrote my first post and made the blog “live.” I so wish I had done a screen print of that day so you could see the meager beginnings of BBD. It would make us all smile. I have some […]

July 2, 2009 By Amanda Padgett

Congratulations to Rachelle at Mommy I’m Hungry! She is the winner of the custom Twitter design from Delicious Designs by Trista. I can’t wait to see what Trista creates for her. Thank you to everyone who participated in the giveaway and I sorry I couldn’t have all of you win. Even though you didn’t win […]

June 26, 2009 By Amanda Padgett

I read this post at EightCrazy and because I firmly believe Firefox is better I wanted to share it. Basically, web designers everywhere are using Firefox because it works with codes whereas Internet Explorer has all kinds of kinks in it. Read her post, she explains it better. For months I was having issues here […]

June 22, 2009 By Amanda Padgett

If you are a follower or subscriber and you are getting all kind of posts coming from BBD, please forgive me. I had a navigation bar put below the header and moved the links from the sidebar to different posts for each category. I have a little more rearranging to do, so please excuse the […]

May 27, 2009 By Amanda Padgett

Need a bloggy facelift? Well, there are several custom blog giveaways going on right now! Head on over to Diana Rambles, to sign up to win this makeover from Custom Blog Designs. You can see a proof of the makeover here. Customization and numbered comments are included. Giveaway goes through May 31. ****************************** Blog Makeovers […]

March 18, 2009 By Amanda Padgett

Okay, I have finally returned from my little Internet vacation. I had hoped to come back over the weekend, but enjoyed reading too much. Anyway, I have some posts I need to finish before making them live. I do want to let you know that I have a few giveaways coming up so make sure […]