Blog tutorial: Simple tags and Technorati

Would you like your blog entries easily searched on the ‘Net? No problem! It is fairly easy especially with Technorati around. Technorati happens to be ‘watching’ the blogosphere for the latest information on the different blogs. Technorati tags [tag]Technorati[/tag] is nifty because you would be able to see what others have tagged. Others can also […]

What are wikiblogs?

Wikiblogs are hybrids of blogs and wikis. Wikis are sites that you could easily edit and let others edit as well. Some people actually use wikis as blogs because they do post chronologically. Sometimes wikiblogs are also called ‘blikis’ (a shorter term). What’s the deal? Wikis are easily edited. You could easily create different pages […]

What is a blogroll?

This is an example of a blogroll. On today’s blog entry, the focus would be blogrolls. What is a blogroll? It is a list of blogs. You typically see it on the sidebar, that or on a separate page. Why should you put up a blogroll? There are different reasons people put up blogrolls. One […]

Commenting on other blogs

There is that saying “No man is an island” and it seems to apply to blogs. A blog could not live on its own. Well, maybe it could, in a way but for how long? That remains to be seen. This is the day and age of conversations and a lot of it is being […]

Shoutboxes, comment forms, contact forms on your blog

a typical shoutbox Do you enjoy talking with people a lot? That might be one of the reasons you enjoy blogging. After all, you get all sorts of people from different backgrounds and countries talking with you. It facilitates an exhange of thoughts online. How would you like your comments to appear on your blog? […]

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 […]