Blogging Resources

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1.  7 Things You Should Know About Blogging

Informative 2-page brief from EDUCAUSE about blogs and blogging.

2.  Exploring the Use of Blogs as Learning Spaces in the Higher Education Sector

An interesting research article exploring the transformative potential of blogs. Methods for using blogs in higher education courses are also discussed.

3. Blog Services

You are welcome to use a blogging service of your own choosing (e.g., WordPress, Blogger, Tumblr, etc.). If you do not have a blog, we recommend the following hosted blog sites and are prepared to provide guidance and support for their use in the course:

A complete collection of web-based tutorials on setting up and using WordPress is available here: (http://www.atomiclearning.com/highed/wordpress-36-training?cn=vcu)