How to Create Blogs
Congratulations on selecting a blog! Now that you have done a little research and participated in the quiz, you have determined that a blog is what you need to meet your educational needs.
As mentioned before, blogs have many definitions. It can be considered a noun or a verb when describing the term and its meaning. As a noun, a blog is a type of website that provides information and is updated regularly. Often blogs are written in a narrative form and can contain videos, links, and graphics. The information can be displayed in chronological or reverse chronological order. As a verb, someone who blogs is the one who owns the blog and updates it regularly with the information of his or her choosing using words, graphics, videos, and so forth. These are not the only definitions to define blogs, but the ones that will be used throughout this instructional program. This instructional program will focus on two blog software programs including WordPress and LiveJournal.
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Selecting a Blog Site
Below, you will see the two different blog software programs that will be discussed in this instructional program. Each blog software program contains a summary of features. If one of the blog sites meets more of your needs based on the features, you can select the respective site and begin learning how to create a blog. If you would like to see an overview with screen shots to see which software program would be best for you, please explore each blog site before selecting a program. You do not have to sign up or begin creating a blog just yet unless you are sure this is the site type and program you wish to use.
All blogs include
To learn about how to create a blog using WordPress, please click the picture above.
All blogs include
To learn about how to create blog using LiveJournal, please click the picture above.