Given this article and the increased interest on campus, what does support for
Spring 05 at UVM look like? Have we purchased a full license for MT?
I have a number of folks who would like to set up UVM MT blogs. Let's get this
going! How can we at the CTL help get the MT software services in place? We
would like to offer a Blogging workshop in March or May for faculty.
Keith and Mike, please let me know your thoughts.
Quoting Steve Cavrak <[log in to unmask]>:
> The state of blogging
> Seattle PI
> January 03, 2005
> The latest Pew Internet Survey  indicates that Americans are taking
> to blogs.
> Among the findings: blog readership jumped 58 percent last year and 27
> percent of adult U.S. Internet users -- or 32 million people -- now use
> them. And 7 percent have created blogs -- that's more than 8 million
> According to Pew, bloggers are more likely to be male, under 30,
> well-educated, relatively well off financially and have broadband at
> home (a whopping 70 percent!). On the other hand, new blog readers are
> somewhat more "mainstream," with greater-than-average audience growth
> among women, minorities, 30-to-49ers and dialup users.
> On the flip side, 62 percent of Internet users still don't know what
> blogs are.
>  Pew Internet and American Lide Project: Blogosphere, The State of
> Blogging, http://www.pewinternet.org/PPF/r/144/report_display.asp
> Category: March of progress
> Posted by Brian Chin at January 3, 2005 01:23 AM
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