Blogging

From the beginning until the present time:   Blogging

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September 1997
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September 1 (Monday)  
Slashdot

From 1997 until present day, is a popular blog for tech "nerds"

October 1998
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October 1 (Thursday)  
Open Diary

This was the first blog community that allowed readers to comment to someones blog.

March 1999
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March 1 (Monday)  
Live Journal

Brad Fitzpatrick started Live Journal

July 1999
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July 1 (Thursday)  
Pitas.com

Created by Andrew Smales   It is an easier alternative to maintaining a "news page"

August 1999
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August 1 (Sunday)  
Blogger.com

Launched by Evan Williams and Meg Hourihah.  It was purchased by Google in Feb. 2003.

September 1999
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September 1 (Wednesday)  
Diaryland

A more personal diary communitiy.

January 2003
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January 1 (Wednesday)  
Google Blogger

A blog publishing service that allows private or multi-user blogs with time stamped entries.

October 2003
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October 1 (Wednesday)  
Typepad

Is a service for hosting and publishing weblogs and photo albums.



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