What's a blog?
"Blog" is short for "Weblog," which is a type of website,
often an online journal or diary. Many people choose to keep blogs instead of maintaining traditional websites because blogs
are much easier to update. Blogs are text based and no HTML is required to set them up or to edit them -- just fill out a
How is a blog different from building a web site?
A blog is made
of the same raw material as a web site - html, text, images - and is meant to be viewed in a browser. It's generally easier
to use, since the user is guided by a template for entries, and content is automatically organized by date and time. Blogs
generally live within a web site (though they don't have to), and can have a web address (domain name) attached to them.
What are the features of Blog Builder?
Post new entries
and edit existing ones
Add boldface, italics, underlining, or links
Add comments to entries, which can be
Automatic organization of entries by time/date
Select a look or layout (18 are provided with the
Add or change links to other sites