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Friday, August 05, 2005

How to be heard: useful read, thanks Ben

For those thinking of starting their own blog, but not sure, might I suggest you take the time to read Stephen Downes' essay on blogging, "How To Be Heard".

It's a long but entertaining read, and certainly gives any would-be blogger the best advice I know of in any one place.

Many thanks to Ben Hamilton for the heads-up.

As Ben points out in his next post (he beat me to the punch) there are certainly arguments for making everything shorter and faster paced (do you read Seth, Ben?) but, like Garrison Keilor, sometimes a measured, in-depth pace is better. Plus Stephen's essay made the bus journey into work this morning zip by...