A Comprehensive Guide to Blogging Platforms and their Niches

flickr photo shared by mrkrndvs under a Creative Commons ( BY-SA ) license The term blog derives from ‘web log’ and was initially coined to describe “discrete entries (posts) typically displayed in reverse chronological order.” This though has evolved over time. Now it incorporates a range of different tools for creating and communicating. Having said…

TeachMeet10

flickr photo shared by Ewan McIntosh under a Creative Commons ( BY-NC ) license My first TeachMeet was in Melbourne in 2014. Organised by Digital Learning and Teaching Victoria, it was held at a small pub in the back of Carlton. Although there were some interesting presentations on the use of Verso to provoke deeper thinking and another discussing…

What Makes a Comment?

flickr photo shared by mrkrndvs under a Creative Commons ( BY-NC-SA ) license There are many out there who claim that blogging as it once was is dead. One of the biggest reasons given is the death of the comment. The question that does not seem to get asked very often is what it actually means to…