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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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H4: Personalization will positively influence users' perceptions of the value of a blog service.
Therefore, we took blog service compatibility as meaning that the service conforms to teaching needs and experience.
H5: Service compatibility will positively influence users' perceptions of the value of a blog service.
However, in the blog service situation, perceived cost is defined as the perception of the user about the expense and possible loss that may be incurred when using the blog service.
H6: Perceived risk will negatively influence users' perceptions of the value of a blog service.
Therefore, we believe that when a user perceives the blog as a high-value service, he/she will be more willing to continue to use the blog service in the future.
The perceived risk factor did not affect users of the blog service in our study in determining value perception.
Most blog services allow you to customize your blog by using design templates and by adding features such as news feeds that alert your readers to new postings.
Table 1 Blog Service Providers Preferred by Bloggers
Table 2 Reasons for Choosing a Blog Service Provider
Figure 7 Internet Users' Current Usage of Blog Services
Blog services could be the seed for developing new, less-is-more, evaluated Web information tools that are essential for competing with general services.