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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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Freewebs is the company that offers the web's most open personal publishing platform, dedicated to ensuring everyone in the world can create a quality multimedia website.
I see the wide adoption of Weblogs as just the first wave of an age of online personal publishing. As Weblog software evolves into content management software, look for a surge of other kinds of online publications, many of which will be updated periodically instead of continually.
Shutterfly Inc (NASDAQ:SFLY), an Internet-based social expression and personal publishing service, reported today that its senior vice president and chief financial officer, Mark Rubash, will step down on 24 February 2012.
As part of its line, the former supplier maintains what is said to be the largest collection of electronic greetings on the Web and offers digital photo sharing, personal publishing and a one-stop source for online graphics.
PhotoBox, Europe's leading online personal publishing and printing service, has just launched a brand new range of personalised cards to suit all occasions.
"We decided to participate because we are expanding and trying to reach a broader range of customers to offer our commercial print and personal publishing services," said Brian Newton, general manager of Dunn and Company.
Enterprises are using social media platforms and open web resources aggressively as well as enterprise content tools; media companies are striving to merge video, audio, and text content into integrated services; and personal publishing services are rapidly moving toward mass communications and collaboration via social media platforms.
Shutterfly Inc (NASDAQ:SFLY), an Internet-based social expression and personal publishing service, has acquired Make It About Me!, a publishing company that produces customised children's books.
etribes Ltd, UK personal publishing and communications company, has launched etribes, a free personal publishing service.
"Bloggers and journalists form a blogging biosphere that has become an ecosystem in its own right, an ecosystem that one savvy blogger has dubbed the Blogosphere ...," said Microcontent News, the Online Magazine for Weblogs, Webzines, and Personal Publishing (http://www.microcontent news.com).
Weblogging is often described as 'personal publishing' and that's where the personality aspect comes in.
By way of refresher, a Weblog is a personal publishing platform that enables its author to post news or comments easily and directly to the Web, usually with links to entries produced by other Webloggers or to the articles of journalists whose work has been published online.

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