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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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Based on the thesis that every teenager knows the world via computer Witte (2007), suggests that the future's reading & writing teachers will have to benefit from weblogs. Karsak, Fer & Orhan (2014), at the end of the the study that they had done with the 5th grade students, they revealed that, weblog based on collaborative or personal writing enhances the performance of academic writing.
The first research question aimed to reveal the effects of cooperative and individual writing activity based on blended instructional design in which weblog and face to face environments exist on students writing performance.
The purpose of this study is to examine the role of blogging in the promotion of participatory science, the constructed textual relationships and identities through blogging, the emergence of the weblog form, the cognitive and conceptual basis of blogging, the relationship between bloggers and those who read their blogs, and the constitutive biases of blogging software.
Popular applications of e-learning include weblogs and wikis which serve as valuable tools for improving writing skills in a foreign language.
Em seus estudos, os autores apontam algumas possibilidades como, por exemplo: a utilizacao dos weblogs para discussao de casos clinicos, imagens clinicas e topicos especificos da area medica; e o uso dos softwares sociais para interacao e comunicacao entre aqueles que buscam cuidados a saude, seus familiares e equipe medica, como vem ocorrendo, por exemplo, em alguns hospitais universitarios nos EUA.
Library Weblogs. Library Management 25 (4/5):183-189.
As an example: Initial content analysis noted several recurring topics across the preservice teachers' weblog postings, one of which was the topic of students.
Whereas weblogs went largely unnoticed and their influence underestimated by the government for some years in their infant phase, the authorities seem to devote a good portion of their time now to the analysis and restriction of weblogs and to the intimidation of bloggers.
We found weblogs (blogs, for short) to be an excellent place to locate this kind of information because of the sheer number of blogs and their orientation toward the personal.