Blogging, Ezines and Weblogs

Blogging is an online publishing technology that makes it very easy for an individual to update a webpage with little technical expertise. Blogs cover almost every topic imaginable from fishing to sleeping. There are personal blogs, gadget blogs, political blogs and knitting blogs. According to the most recent update from Technorati, a blog search engine, there are at least 57 million blogs.

Ezines: Ezines is a term for an online magazine. The term is derived from the word zine, which refers to a small independent magazine. New ezines were published and zines moved to the Internet not long after the Internet and HTML. Today, there are many different publishing tools that make it even easier to publish an online magazine. Many ezines now use blogging software.

Bloggers Blog:

BloggersBlog.com is a blog from the publisher of HowToWeb.com covering the latest blogging news and trends. It also has a helpful links section.

Blogging Software

Here is a quick list of some of the most popular blog publishing platforms.

Blogger.com
LiveJournal
Square Space
Typepad.com
Wordpress.com
Vox.com
Xanga.com

You can find more software tools here and here.

Writerswrite.com's Blogging Section

BloggersBlog.com
Blogging Section Homepage
Blogging Resources and Tools
Article: A Practical Guide to Blogging

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