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.
Here are the steps to create a blogroll on your WordPress blog:
- Login to your WordPress dashboard.
- Go to Appearance – Widgets.
- Drag and drop the Links widget to the sidebar or footer bar.
- Choose the Link Category, Sort by options and Save Changes.
The following screenshot shows an example Links widget:
In general, blogroll helps to: