What does Blog mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. web log, blog(verb)

    a shared on-line journal where people can post diary entries about their personal experiences and hobbies

    "postings on a blog are usually in chronological order"

  2. blog(verb)

    read, write, or edit a shared on-line journal

Wiktionary

  1. blog(Noun)

    A website that allows users to reflect, share opinions, and discuss various topics in the form of an online journal while readers may comment on posts. Most blogs are written in a slightly informal tone (personal journals, news, businesses, etc.) Entries typically appear in reverse chronological order.

    Etymology: Shortened form of weblog. The Oxford English Dictionary says the shortened word was coined May 23, 1999 and references the "Jargon Watch" article in an issue of the online magazine "Tasty Bits from the Technology Front" which attributes the shortening to Peter Merholz who put the following on his web site\:

  2. blog(Noun)

    An entry in a blog.

    But that's a topic for another blog.

    Etymology: Shortened form of weblog. The Oxford English Dictionary says the shortened word was coined May 23, 1999 and references the "Jargon Watch" article in an issue of the online magazine "Tasty Bits from the Technology Front" which attributes the shortening to Peter Merholz who put the following on his web site\:

  3. blog(Verb)

    To contribute to a blog.

    Etymology: Shortened form of weblog. The Oxford English Dictionary says the shortened word was coined May 23, 1999 and references the "Jargon Watch" article in an issue of the online magazine "Tasty Bits from the Technology Front" which attributes the shortening to Peter Merholz who put the following on his web site\:

  4. blog(Verb)

    To blag, to steal something; To acquire something illegally.

    Etymology: Shortened form of weblog. The Oxford English Dictionary says the shortened word was coined May 23, 1999 and references the "Jargon Watch" article in an issue of the online magazine "Tasty Bits from the Technology Front" which attributes the shortening to Peter Merholz who put the following on his web site\:

Freebase

  1. Blog

    A blog is a discussion or informational site published on the World Wide Web and consisting of discrete entries typically displayed in reverse chronological order. Until 2009 blogs were usually the work of a single individual, occasionally of a small group, and often covered a single subject. More recently "multi-author blogs" have developed, with posts written by large numbers of authors and professionally edited. MABs from newspapers, other media outlets, universities, think tanks, interest groups and similar institutions account for an increasing quantity of blog traffic. The rise of Twitter and other "microblogging" systems helps integrate MABs and single-author blogs into societal newstreams. Blog can also be used as a verb, meaning to maintain or add content to a blog. The emergence and growth of blogs in the late 1990s coincided with the advent of web publishing tools that facilitated the posting of content by non-technical users. A majority are interactive, allowing visitors to leave comments and even message each other via GUI widgets on the blogs, and it is this interactivity that distinguishes them from other static websites. In that sense, blogging can be seen as a form of social networking. Indeed, bloggers do not only produce content to post on their blogs, but also build social relations with their readers and other bloggers. There are high-readership blogs which do not allow comments, such as Daring Fireball.

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. blog

    [common] Short for weblog, an on-line web-zine or diary (usually with facilities for reader comments and discussion threads) made accessible through the World Wide Web. This term is widespread and readily forms derivatives, of which the best known may be blogosphere.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Blog in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Blog in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Blog in a Sentence

  1. Trev McKendry:

    Ilkhani, 21 -- were arrested in their hometown of Tehran on November 10, 2015by the Army of Guardians of the Islamic Revolution, according to the music blog Loudwire. Citing a letter from a friend of the band posted on the Canadian music site Metal Nation Radio, it says the two were charged with blasphemy, advertising against the system, forming and operating an underground record label that promotes the satanic metal/rock style of music, writing religious, atheistic, political and anarchistic lyrics, and interviewing with radio stations based in other nations. The letter said the pair had been held in Iran’s notorious Evin prison for nearly two months in solitary confinement, were only released on Feb. 5 after they paid 1,000,000,000 Rial( about $ 30,000), and now await trial. Trev McKendry, who posted the anonymous letter on Metal Nation Radio, posted a video on YouTube telling Confess that the global heavy metal community is behind them. I've taken [ spreading the word ] upon myself because my source, who is close to the band, reached out to me and specifically said that they asked me to help.

  2. Kathryn Mattingly:

    The blog post should not have been included, the Department of Justice condemns anti-Semitism in the strongest terms.

  3. Ari Schwartz:

    It shouldn't be a policy that is created through a blog post, it should be very clear what the policy is, and it should be spelled out in an unclassified way.

  4. Jarryd Salem:

    For the last year we didn't want to be negative, through the blog and through our social media accounts and say we're having problems, because we thought no one really cared, but it got to the point where we realized that perhaps other people have experienced this even if they're looking up to these Instagram couples and thinking life looks great and it's wonderful.

  5. Smithe195:

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