The Growing Blogsphere. Expression in Opression

In oppressive countries, such as Iran (which shut down almost all independent newspapers in 2000), blogs have provided a way for journalists and others to express themselves and share the latest news and happenings. But speaking up in such places often has serious consequences, such as one blogger in Iraq who was jailed by authorities […]

Blogging Is Good For Kids!!

Here are seven reasons why blogging is good for your kids-: 1. Responsibility/Commitment – Daily Posts Regular updates require children to be disciplined and responsible. 2. Communication – Increased Communication with Friends and Relatives Blogging or journaling gives children the opportunity to connect with relatives who might live some distance away, communicating important timely issues. […]

The Growing Blogsphere. 14 Million And Counting

The “blogosphere” is continuing to grow at an amazing pace. In fact, the number of published blogs is expected to double about every five months. Right now, there is a new blog published every second, according to Technorati, the search engine that keeps track of Weblogs. In March there were over 7 million blogs, that […]

New Must-Use WordPress Plugins for Bloggers

Plugins for WordPress are in large supply. In fact, there are more than 26,000 of them making it a real challenge for bloggers to choose the right ones that will make their blog or website fully functional. Whether you’re new to blogging or have been blogging for some time now, here are several plugins released […]

How A Content Marketing Consultant Could Help Your Blog Become More Successful

Running a blog, either for personal reasons or for professional reasons, can be a challenge. From writing entertaining, engaging content on a regular basis to getting that content the exposure it needs to be successful, it honestly takes a lot to have a great blog. However, sometimes what you’re doing just doesn’t seem to be […]

Blogger Demographics

As an Internet search engine for searching blogs, Technorati considers it its business to measure a site’s standing and influence in the blogosphere. Through Technorati Authority, a site’s ranking is determined by its linking behavior, categorization and other related data measured over a short, specific period of time. The rise or fall of a site’s […]