Due to the availability of the internet, through many convenient sources, it is very easy as well as fitting for many people to quickly log on to these sites while at work, school or on the go, information is always at your fingertip.
Today’s society has an immediate need for information. Many do not like to wait to be informed, as blog sites are being constantly updated this important new medium is on the rise and there are many to choose from.
This convenient medium is also available without a cost, evidently changing the way people are receiving their information
As well as being always available for use, there are many other benefits of using blogs.
Prior to the use of blogs the main way to find out celebrity news was through magazines. This proves to be very expensive and a hazard to the environment. For when you are finished reading they are thrown away and the most popular celebrity magazines costs on average $5.00 each.
As well as blogs being cost affective, they prove to be the most informative. Most blogs , especially Perez Hilton’s are usually filled with controversial stories that magazines wont print. Opposed to magazines, blogs are not edited or sweetened up they provide the story as is.
Magazines and Blogs both contain pictures however, blogs sites also include video clips and links to other related stories, making the information more believable due to the proof provided.
In the case of Perez Hilton, he is friends with a lot of celebrities and is able to be the inside story.