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Create a Successful Copyright for Your Blog

July 27, 2008 in Blog Tools by Diane

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Blog Tip – Use the “Read More” Tag

July 26, 2008 in Blog tips by Diane

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A successful blog tip is one that everyone can use, from those new to blogging to those who are more seasoned.

Here is a blog tip that will help your blog become a success.

How to display excerpts of a blog post? The Read More Tag! Read the rest of this entry →

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Blog Your Music the Social Way!

July 9, 2008 in Blog Tools, Social Media by Diane

Music is not only sounds but it is also very social

Music is not only sounds but it is also very social

Blogging is not just the words that you put on post, it is also a way to invoke feelings in another person.

From the words you paint, the images and the videos you see,there is also another medium that you should use to its full advantage - music.

There is no doubt that music can conjur up so many emotions take for example this song:


Sometimes, I Feel Like a Motherless Child

If your niche is music, there are so many ways to share your love for music from podcasts, YouTube to radio broadcasts.

There are forums targetting music lovers such as:

http://www.muzicforums.com/

http://www.musicbanter.com/

http://www.keepmusicalive.com/

…and so many more

Blogging can be on just about anything you have an interest in – Get blogging today.
Create your free blog and talk about your passion.

To Your Success

UPDATE: November 7th, 2010

When I first did this post, music sharing communities were just in diapers, but now many people are realizing that social music communities are wonderful ways to meet like minded people, socialize and enjoy different music.

Social networking is about relationships and what better way to develop those relationships than through music.

Here is a list of some of the most popular communities… explore them and have some fun.

Grooveshark

BlIP.fm

Twiturm.com

Last.fm

What sites do you use?

by Diane

Plagiarism – More than Meets the Eye!

July 5, 2008 in Blog Education, Blog Thoughts by Diane

Don't Plagiarize

Please Don't Plagiarize

Whether you are a university student or a blogger,  you need to be aware that Plagiarism is a very serious issue that needs to be adressed.

Most people feel that Plagiarism has only one simple meaning, which is copying of anothers work, but this is not the case.

From the website of plagiarism.org is a more complete definition of Plagiarism: Read the rest of this entry →