The end of the school year is quickly approaching. If your students have been blogging all year one way to show them, their parents, and others how much they’ve written is to turn the blog into a book. Here are a few methods for turning a blog into a book.
1. If you have a relatively small number of posts (25 or so) you could just copy and paste the text into a Word, Pages, or Google Drive document. Then you can export it as a PDF and or print it.
2. BlogBooker is a free service that allows you to turn your the contents of your Blogger blog into a PDF. Using BlogBooker is a fairly straight-forward process. BlogBooker walks you
through each step of the process except for the very first step which
might sound a little too “techy” for some Blogger users, but it’s
actually quite easy. The first step in using BlogBooker is to export the
contents of your blog as an XML file. This is actually easy to do in
Blogger. Step one is to open the “settings” menu of your Blogger blog.
Step two is to select “export blog” under “basic” menu. Step three is to
click “download.” Don’t worry, exporting the contents of your blog will
not remove any content from your blog. After you’ve completed the
export process, jump over to BlogBooker and follow their directions for completing the transition from XML file to PDF.
3. Anthologize is a free WordPress plug-in that allows you to take your posts and arrange them into an ebook. Anthologize features a drag and drop interface for arranging the layout of your ebook. Anthologize will only work for self-hosted blogs not on WordPress.com blogs.