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Blogging for bosses - What Makes A Good Blog

One of the key people at work has asked about blogging and, "What makes a good blog?" and I suspect that you may soon see the fruits of my labour at a CCC website near you. First, a definition of "blog" from Wikipedia : A weblog (now more commonly known as a blog ) is a web-based publication consisting primarily of periodic articles (normally in reverse chronological order). If you're new to the world of blogging then do not fear, most people are. It's nothing new; it's nothing that clever; it doesn't involve downloading software; it can be done on any computer; it's all about writing words; you need NO technical skills to do it. Want more then I suggest the Understand and Reading a Blog (for Newcomers) But, on a more general note, what do you think makes a good blog? I suspect you'll have to define what "good" means to you and your readers. And there's the first thing I'll be saying: 1) What am I writing for? Th