What is Blogroll in WordPress? Meaning of Blogroll

//What is Blogroll in WordPress? Meaning of Blogroll

A blogroll is a list of links placed on the sidebar of a WordPress blog. If you want to share some information on the sidebar or footer bar that might be useful or interesting to the user, you can create a blogroll on your WordPress blog.

The blogroll can be used for advertising and promotion purposes also. By default, WordPress comes with the widget to display a list of links on the sidebar or footer bar.What is Blogroll in WordPress? Meaning of Blogroll

Here are the steps to create a blogroll on your WordPress blog:

  1. Login to your WordPress dashboard.
  2. Go to Appearance – Widgets.
  3. Drag and drop the Links widget to the sidebar or footer bar.
  4. Choose the Link Category, Sort by options and Save Changes.

The following screenshot shows an example Links widget:Links widget to show blogroll

In general, blogroll helps to:

  • create a list of links and show it in sidebar or footer bar
  • showcase the most important pages on your WordPress blog
  • improve pageviews as visitors will find the links and click on it
  • improves on-page SEO
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