Blog is an online personalized publishing and sharing platform which is updated and maintained by an individual or community with latest happening news, diary type commentary and description of events. Blogs entries are commonly displayed in chronological fashion were content is updated regularly, readers can leave comments, other blog author can interact or were content is syndicated via RSS feeds.
Millions are blogging in different categories such as Personal blog, Family blog, Business blog, Community blog and on specific topic such as web design blogs, technology blogs, sports blogs etc.
Strengths and Technology focused
Blogging software available with specific requirements, Mainly there are two types of blogging software 1) free hosted 2) third-Party Host Required
We can host blog software such as Wordpress, Vbulletin, Joomla blog module(Lifetype, Smart blog, My blog, Jaggy blog), Typo3 blog extensons(T3blog, TT_News) using third party paid hosting service. We can integrate blog module with existing site or with new site. This is best option for advance customization.
Free hosted software such as Google’s Blogger, Wordpress.com, TypePad, Moveable Type, LiveJournal, MySpace and Xanga. (put icons). Free hosted software have some limitation such as
We haven’t better control on customization of template/theme/screen, functionality and some on page SEO features.
We haven’t full authority of our account; hosted company can remove accout or blog in case of spamming content.
We need to follow rules and regulation of hosted company for posting blog
All blog software has basic required features such as
Stable multi-user and multi-blogging platform
Writing bog post with WYSIWYG editor.
Registered user can manage post/comments.
Admin can manage the posts/comments of all users.
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This is PHP based free blog software, have all great features for blog management. Worldpress have many free plug-in available to add advance functionality.
Vbullentin is paid PHP based blog software, have good access level privileges such as Granular Privileges, SSL Compatible, Captcha, Email Verification and personal Vbulletin API key to prevent scam
Joomla blog modules
Joomla have following free blog module. All are easy to integrate and customizable.
Lifetype 1.2.6 (joomla + core php)
All to add pictures and sound files in blog content , provid brief statistics of blog usages.
Smart blog (joomla 1.5)
It have all common elemental feature with support of SEF URL
My blog (joomla 1.5)
It has RSS feeds, Track backs and Avatar support for Gravatar and community builder. Technorati pings and Built-in image browser, it will facilitate Joomla! Content Mambot integration (Google Adsense bot, All Videos bot, etc).
Jaggy blog (joomla 1.5)
It have good AJAX interface , Comments management with approval system and easy template customization.
Typo3 blog extensions
Typo3 have following free blog extensions. All are easy to integrate and customizable.
T3 blog have all required functionality, It support multi language and provide blog widgets, Commenting system with integrated spam blocker, Gravatar and avatar support, Trackback, Permalink and RSS feed.
tt_news is very popular typo3 extension, it have full multi language support, good admin level user privileges, Supports caching and Indexing and very good flex based posting user interface.
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