Category Archives: Blogging

WordPress.com Sites Hit by DDos Attack

WordPress.com experienced its largest attack ever, reported tech news site, Techcrunch, today. The DDos (short form for Distributed Denial of Service) attack lead to disruptions for bloggers who host on the free service, WordPress.com. (See this for explanation of DDos.)

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Wired for Change – Conference on Internet Freedom

The Chronicle of Philanthropy reported that the Ford Foundation, which hosted a day long conference called “Wired for Change” to discuss Internet freedom and social change, is working hard “to sell the philanthropy world on the idea that the Internet … Continue reading

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Blogging & Microblogging Platforms

Two very easy to use blogging platforms include Posterous and Tumblr. Posterous allows users of GMAIL, Yahoo, AOL mail and Hotmail to send an email and post to their blog. Great for people who don’t want to fuss, they just … Continue reading

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Blogging – The How and The Why

Online marketers and strategists agree that a blog is a fast, relatively easy and low-cost method to start or support (and expand!) a non-profit’s online presence. Americans of all ages are using the Internet for a large number of activities. … Continue reading

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