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Are blogs dying or changing?

The New York Times looks at blogs and whether they are fading. says, “If you’re looking for substantive conversation, you turn to blogs,” Ms. Camahort Page said. “You aren’t going to find it on Facebook, and you aren’t going to find it in 140 characters on Twitter.””

But even while some people are saying they are not blogging, it may just be a matter of word choice. “The blurring of lines is readily apparent among users of Tumblr. Although Tumblr calls itself a blogging service, many of its users are unaware of the description and do not consider themselves bloggers — raising the possibility that the decline in blogging by the younger generation is merely a semantic issue.”

Read more here.

As for me, I like blogging and blogs.



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