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  • Source: Yahoo, Internet World Stats, AGB Nielsen 2008, Asia Digital Marketing Association, Smart, Globe One of fastest growing broadband countries in asia

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  • Introduction to BLOGS & BLOGGING Forward Awareness Celebration <University of San Jose - Recoletos> Magallanes Street, Cebu City, Philippines Where the Internet is about availability of information, blogging is about making information creation available to anyone.
  • Filipino’s are Enthusiastic Digital Consumers 28M Filipinos are estimated to be connected. That’s close to 1 out of 3 people. 81% are below 30 years old Almost 11M online gamers 1# in Video Consumption 66% have started/created a blog 90% have read a blog 42% regular blog readers 93% Part of a social network – 16.2M active in Facebook Estimated 40% of handsets are 2.5G/3G enabled 1 Billion SMS sent per day Almost 78M Filipinos are on mobile Close to 5M Mobile Internet Users About 600,000 Blogs At least a Million Blog Readers
  • What is a blog again?
    • A Blog is a website perse..derived from web-log
    • With a journal format
    • Arranged in reversed chronological order
    • Personal in tone
    • Updated
  • Blog Versus..
    • Website – static pages of info.
    • Newsletter – sent to email
    • Forum – Conversation and interaction
    • Newspaper (+Tri-Media) – News, events, ads & like
    • Blogs combine all of the above elements
    It’s existence is not to compete but rather, TO COMPLETE
  • Blog post
  • Archiving
  • Interaction/Feedback/Forum
  • RSS Feed/Subscription
    • Blog – personal/digital journal
    • Blogging – writing/posting a blog entry
    • Blogger – the person who maintains the blog and engages one’s audience
    • Blogosphere – digital blogging community
    • Micro-Blog – a shorter-alternative broadcast medium in the form of blogging
    • Blog Niches – types of blogs which have specific focus (Video/Photo/Podcast-Blog)
    Some Terminologies
  • Blog Platform
  • A Participatory Culture or a “Culture of Sharing” – Sharing and participating online is spreading in the digital world ~ An emerging creative class
  • Blogging benefits & opportunities? Blog talks to people openly , sincerely and authentically – and we get to talk back .
  • Blogs are essentially for Personal Sharing
  • Blogs for Specific or Niche News
  • Blogs for Business use
  • Blogs for Politics & Governance
  • Blogs for Advocacy and Development
  • Blogs for Advocacy and Development
  • Blogs for Tourism, Culture and Heritage
  • Information for Local Places, different parts of the Philippines 7,100+ Islands A Great Need / Demand for Locally Generated Online Content
  • Kabang Falls in Budlaan, Talamban, Cebu =) Find secrets in the city, Share Hidden Gems right in the backyards in Cebu
  • Blogs for Teaching and Learning Technologies do NOT change teaching & learning, but can help us to introduce new methodologies and learning environments
  • [THE BLOG] How do we make this work?
  • It’s all about the people and connecting. It’s a constant learning process though .. So Enjoy :-) Let your passion shape your B log . Happy blogging !
  • Sources
    • Blogging from Home – Janette Toral
    • Yahoo, Internet World Stats, AGB Nielsen 2008, Asia Digital Marketing Association, Smart, Globe for Filipino as Digital Consumers
    • Danny Arao on Blogging Ethics
    • on Citizen Journalism and New Media
    • Blogging 101 – Mica Rodriguez ~
    • – Bloggable Seminar