Blogger was launched by Pyra Labs
Pyra Labs was acquired by Google under undisclosed terms.
Pyra Labs' co-founder, Evan Williams, left Google.
Google purchased Picasa and integrated its photo sharing utility Hello into Blogger to allow users to post photos to their blogs.
features such as web standards-compliant templates, individual archive pages for posts, comments, and posting by email were added.
Blogger had completely moved over to Google-operated servers.
Google introduced new features into Blogger.
New templates were introduced and the website was redesigned.
They updated the HTML template editor improving it to make it easy for the users to edit the blog's source code.