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Blog

A website to which a person or persons may regularly post journal entries or commentaries. A blog may be a personal diary, a collaboration concentrating on a theme or nearly anything in between. Most blogs allow readers to comment on each entry. Some blogs attract large followings and are monetized through advertisements and in other ways. As of 2007, there were more than 100 million blogs worldwide.
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Yet to maintain the quality of this user-generated content, publishers should use traditional editorial measures as well as a crowd-sourcing editorial process to increase authority of UGC.
And while user-generated content has been a driving force over the last few years, professionally produced online content is starting to experience a boom of its own.
Still, not everyone is convinced that user-generated content has a place in offline marketing.
--All of the papers reviewed -- USA Today, Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, New York Daily News, Philadelphia Inquirer, Denver Post and Houston Chronicle -- have some mechanisms to monitor user-generated content, ranging from comment screening by staffers to encouraging users to report offensive postings themselves.
outside.in, a fairly new website that is built primarily upon user-generated content, and the venerable washingtonpost.com have bridged the divide with their recently announced partnership.
Video aggregation and distribution on the internet was another hot topic, along with social networking and user-generated content. Video is everywhere and more accessible than ever with advances in broadband capabilities.
"We need to reinvent it, fill it with dynamic audio-visual content, personalize it, open it up to user-generated content."
Thismoment Content Cloud is a solution that allows organisations to make better use of user-generated content (UGC).
com has seen an engagement rate of 30 percent for the Web gallery--stacked with more than 50 bridal events-that it has dedicated to the user-generated content (UGC).
Indeed, the model of unpaid user-generated content is sound and proves itself over and over every day on countless sites, listservs and other online communities (Facebook, anyone?) that don't have any sort of editorial staff.
The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) completed a survey of 134 content companies in conjunction with the January 2008 SIIA Summit in New York City to find out how enterprises were using Web 2.0 technologies including wikis, blogs, social networking, and user-generated content. The Business Use of Web 2.0 survey included the following findings: