Not so with Beta. And since you can't edit the template, you're stuck. Right?
Wrong. You can't edit the template itself - raw template access isn't provided. But you can edit the individual page elements.
Go into Template - Page Elements, and edit the element with the title in it. In my case, I find
The Real Blogger Status Betaand I select the Edit link. I see the Configure Header window. It has the Blog Title
The Real Blogger Status BetaI add a hypertext link, and make it
<a href="http://bloggerstatusforrealbeta.blogspot.com/index.html">The Real Blogger Status Beta</a>select SAVE CHANGES then SAVE. When I select View Blog, I see my blog now as before, but with one difference - clicking on the title now takes me to main page view.
Having said that, I note several exceptions.
- The title is now clickable from every view (no more distinction between main page view, article view, and archive view).
- The length of the title is critical. See the above setup for my title? Try adding just 2 more characters. One more may add, but a second won't. You won't get an error - unless the necessary character is a control character that affects the syntax, as mine was. Here's a hint: the title of this blog used to be
The Real Blogger Status - BetaDo you see the difference?
- Look at the entry in the dashboard. Not too neat now. I can live with that, though, to have a clickable title. Can you?