Jordan's Obligatory Blog: A Blog Post About Blog Posts

Jordan Minor writes: When Peter Merholz jokingly said "blog" as slang for Jorn Barger's "weblog" term in 1999, little did he know that it would soon become synonymous with the new expressive, personal and participatory version of the internet: Web 2.0. By giving users a platform to share their thoughts, information and perspective in a variety of media, sites like Blogger, Wordpress, and Tumblr have become some of the most popular sites on the net with Alexa traffic rankings of 7, 18, and 46 respectively. As those who grew up surrounded by technology continue further into their adulthood, activities like blogging are becoming more and more prominent in their lives.

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