A blog is short for weblog. It is an online journal on the Web which allows people to automatically publish content in the form of posts (text) and thus share it with a wider audience. On the other hand the readers of the blog are able to comments on the content made available and communicate with its author through the comment feature enabled in blogs.
Watch this short video to learn what Seth Godin & Tom Peters have to say about blogging.
– Do you agree with Seth and Tom? Is blogging an activity we do for ourselves or the others? Or both?
– What are the arguments for or not blogging?
There are several blog services you can use to create individual and collective research blogs for free. We recommend wordpress.com