Transcript of What are BLOGS???
Blogs ARE... Web logs that are regularly updated by an author; they are basically online diaries. They usually contain information related to a specific topic. The truth of the matter is that blogs can be shaped into whatever YOU, the author, want them to be. Where did they come from? BLOGGING??? WHAT ARE BLOGS??? Opportunity Blogging can be traced back to the mid 90's and the art of blogging took hold in 1999. The very first blogs were human guided Internet web tours. Blog’s give you an opportunity to write content that is unique to you and your practice. Blogs give you an occasion to interact with others while promoting who you are and what you do. Initially thought of as diaries, blogs have evolved into the latest fresh web content. Types personal blogs business blogs Vlogs reverse bolgs micro-blogs Definitions Blogger: someone who blogs Blogging: process of creating and maintaining a blog Blogosphere: the totality of blogs; a community or social network of blogs Blogroll: a list of a blogger's favorite blogs Common Features headlines time stamps permalinks categories searches RSS feeds COMMENTSFull transcript