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This isn’t just a great beginner’s book on blogging (though it is that). It’s a plugged-in, well-informed guide for those who are already blogging and want to "kick it up a notch."
Need to know what these blog thingies are, anyhow? Brad Hill explains patiently and simply: the technology and the culture. (He masterfully captures blogosphere etiquette, so you won’t get flamed any more than necessary.)
You’ll walk through creating your first blog using free services like Blogger, MSN Spaces, or Yahoo! 360 (or cheap services like TypePad). Ready to gain far more control? Hill introduces slick tools like Movable Type, WordPress, and Radio Userland, and gets you started with each of them.
Hill offers practical, hands-on introductions to video blogging and podcasting, too. There’s even a chapter on making blogging pay. (OK, maybe not much. But hey, every little bit helps.) Bill Camarda, from the March 2006 Read Only