Friday, May 26, 2006

The history of Blog

OK Boy & Girls its time to educate you about the History of blogging.

So please start taking notes.

Q- " what is a blog you ask?'

A- Its a " Personal online journal" with a little twist. Its not private, its public.

Q- When did it start?

A-Its hard to say but it appears it have started in 1997 by Jorn Barger, when he called 'Weblog' according to the The Economist.

Q - But where did the word 'Blog' come from?

A- A friend of Jorn was messing around and said ' We blog", and the word cought on.

Some blogging terms to help you appear infomred from Wikipedia:

"Spam blog
A blog which is composed of spam. A Spam blog or "any blog whose creator doesn't add any written value." aka Muscati blog.

Bloggies
One of the most popular blog awards.

Blogsnob
A person who refuses to respond to comments on their blog from people outside their circle of friends.

Ping
The alert in the TrackBack system that notifies the original poster of a blog post when someone else writes an entry concerning the original post.
Blooger
A blogger who exhibits adolescent tendencies and lacks basic social graces or good manners." example muscati

Class is over, no more questions.

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