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Import a Google Doc as a blog post

Last updated: December 27, 2018

In Beta

Applies to:

Marketing Hub
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Professional, Enterprise
Legacy Marketing Hub Basic
HubSpot CMS

You can import Google Docs into your HubSpot blog with the HubSpot Collect extension for Google Chrome. After you install the extension, you can import your Google Doc from your Google account or from the blog post draft mode editor.

 

From your Google Doc

  • In Google Chrome, navigate here and click + Add to Chrome to install the HubSpot Collect extension.
  • You'll be prompted to select your HubSpot account. This is where your Google Docs will be imported and content clippings from the web will be saved. 

  • Navigate to the Google Doc you'd like to import. 
  • Click the HubSpot Collect extension
  • You'll be prompted to allow HubSpot to access your Google account. Click Continue

  • Enter your Google credentials or select your account and login. 
  • On the next page, give HubSpot permission to access your Google account by clicking Allow

  • After you've given HubSpot permission to access your Google account, you'll be prompted to import your doc into your HubSpot blog. Select your blog from the dropdown menu under Import your Google Doc file, then click Import to HubSpot draft.

The title and content of your Google Doc will be imported into your blog composition in HubSpot.

From your HubSpot blog post

  • In Google Chrome, navigate here and click + Add to Chrome to install the HubSpot Collect extension.
  • You'll be prompted to select your HubSpot account. This is where your Google Docs will be imported and content clippings from the web will be saved. 

  • In your HubSpot account, navigate to Marketing > Website > Blog.
  • Click Create blog post and select Draft Mode.
  • Click Choose a Google Doc

  • If you haven't previously given HubSpot permission to access your Google account, you'll be prompted to log in. Enter your Google credentials and on the next page, click Allow to give HubSpot access. 

  • In the Select a file dialog box, click the doc you'd like to import, then click Select.

The title and content of your Google Doc will be imported into your draft blog post in HubSpot. Continue to edit your content as needed.