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    The ULTIMATE Guide For Blogging Terms

    Hi,

    Let's make this The ULTIMATE Guide For Blogging Terms!

    Each person posts a blogging term. (If you know what the term stands for then post the meaning, if not, I'll do it).

    It can be anything, right from 'Blog' to 'FTP'.

    This list will surely help all bloggers.

    Blogger: A person who runs a blog. Can also mean blogger.com, a popular blog hosting web site run by Google.

    FTP: File Transfer Protocol is a standard network protocol used to exchange and manipulate files over an Internet Protocol computer network, such as the Internet.
    Cheers!

    PS. When this list reaches around 100 terms I'll make it into a list in alphabetical order.
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    Blogosphere - The internet blogging community

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    Wordpress - WordPress is a free and open source blog publishing application and Content Management System.

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    Theme - The design used in a blog.

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    RSS - Really Simple Syndication is a family of web feed formats used to publish frequently updated works—such as blog entries, news headlines, audio, and video—in a standardized format.

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    Ping: A standard net term short for Packet Internet Grouper that is used to track IP addresses as well as to notify automatic services of updates.

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    Atom
    Another popular feed format developed as an alternative to RSS.

    Autocasting
    Automated form of podcasting that allows bloggers and blog readers to generate audio versions of text blogs from RSS feeds.

    Audioblog
    A blog where the posts consist mainly of voice recordings sent by mobile phone, sometimes with some short text message added for metadata purposes

    Blawg
    A law blog.

    Bleg
    A blog article that begs for something, such as a donation or product sale.

    Blog Carnival
    A blog article that contains links to other articles covering a specific topic. Most blog carnivals are hosted by a rotating list of frequent contributors to the carnival, and serve to both generate new posts by contributors and highlight new bloggers posting matter in that subject area.

    Blog client
    (weblog client) is software to manage (post, edit) blogs from operating system with no need to launch a web browser. A typical blog client has an editor, a spell-checker and a few more options that simplify content creation and editing.

    Bloggernacle
    Blogs written by and for Mormons (a portmanteau of "blog" and "Tabernacle)". Generally refers to faithful Mormon bloggers and sometimes refers to a specific grouping of faithful Mormon bloggers.

    Bloggies
    One of the most popular blog awards.

    Blogroll
    A list of blogs on a blog (usually placed in the sidebar of a blog) that reads as a list of recommendations by the blogger of other blogs.

    Blogware
    A category of software which consists of a specialized form of a Content Management System specifically designed for creating and maintaining weblogs.

    The BOBs
    The largest international blog awards.

    Collaborative blog
    A blog (usually focused on a single issue or political stripe) on which multiple users enjoy posting permission. Also known as group blog.

    Comment spam
    Like e-mail spam. Robot “spambots” flood a blog with advertising in the form of bogus comments. A serious problem that requires bloggers and blog platforms to have tools to exclude some users or ban some addresses in comments

    Desktop Blogging Client
    An off-line blog management (posting, editing and archiving) tool

    Fisking
    To rebut a blog entry in a line-by-line fashion.

    Flog
    A portmanteau of "fake" and "blog". A blog that's ghostwritten by someone, such as in the marketing department.

    J-blog
    A journalist blog.
    A blog with a Jewish focus.

    JukeBlog
    A music blog of tracks from a specific genre or theme.

    Milblog
    Term for blogs written by members or veterans of any branch of military service - Army, Navy, Air Force, or Marines. A contraction of military and blog.

    Moblog
    A portmanteau of "mobile" and "blog". A blog featuring posts sent mainly by mobile phone, using SMS or MMS messages. They are often photoblogs.

    Mommy blog
    A blog featuring discussions especially about home and family.

    Multiblog
    A blog constructed as a conversation between more than two people.

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    Permalink
    Permanent link. The unique URL of a single post. Use this when you want to link to a post somewhere.

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    Photoblog
    A blog mostly containing photos, posted constantly and chronologically.

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    Pingback
    The alert in the TrackBack system that notifies the original poster of a blog post when someone else writes an entry concerning the original post.

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    Post
    An entry written and published to a blog.

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    Post Slug
    For blogs with common language URLs, the post slug is the portion of the URL that represents the post. Example: http://domain.com/2008/01/this-is-the-post-slug

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    RSS aggregator
    Software or online service allowing a blogger to read an RSS feed, especially the latest posts on their favourite blogs. Also called a reader, or feedreader.

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    RSS feed
    The file containing a blog’s latest posts. It is read by an RSS aggregator/reader and shows at once when a blog has been updated. It may contain only the title of the post, the title plus the first few lines of a post, or the entire post.

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    Spam blog
    A blog which is composed of spam. A Spam blog or "any blog whose creator doesn't add any written value."

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    Slashdot effect
    The Slashdot effect can hit blogs or other website, and is caused by a major website (usually Slashdot, but also Digg, Metafilter, Boing Boing, Instapundit and others) sending huge amounts of temporary traffic that often slow down the server.

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    Subscribe
    The term used when a blogs feed is added to a feed reader like Bloglines or Google. Some blogging platforms have internal subscriptions, this allows readers to receive notification when there are new posts in a blog.

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    Spomment
    A spam comment made by a reader.

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    Templates
    Templates, used on the "back end" of a blog that work together to handle information and present it on a blog.

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    TrackBack
    A system that allows a blogger to see who has seen the original post and has written another entry concerning it. The system works by sending a 'ping' between the blogs, and therefore providing the alert.

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    Vlog
    A video blog

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    Warblog
    a blog devoted mostly or wholly to covering news events concerning an ongoing war.

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    Weblog
    the unshortened version of 'blog'.
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    Link Bait:

    The process of writing an article to gain links. The article may be controversial.

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    Repost:

    To repost an old blog article that still remains relevant.

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    Weblog- the unshortened version of 'blog'.

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    Nofollow: Tag used for links so that they are not tracked by search engines like google, msn, etc.

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