noting the introduction of Edit HTML for Blogger Beta, which opened up all sorts of template hacking possibilities, I simply haven't had the time to get to grips with the new Blogger Beta way of doing things.
Come November/December, I hope to... maybe! But I probably don't need to, as fabulous Blogger Beta hacks now abound. I can do no better than to point to John of Freshblog's roundup of Blogger Beta hacks.
The "go to" blogs for Blogger Beta template hacks seem to be:
I do want to understand how it all works (alas, the perils of having an enquiring mind, and always wanting to know!), but I just don't have the time, yet. One day...