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Old 3rd February 2009, 02:35 AM   #1

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Default Trends And Developments Of Business Blogging

When the world wide web was started and blogging was introduced, everyone uses blogs to express their views and opinions. Blogs were used primarily for personal usage.

However, traditional companies have been increasingly making use of the internet and technology to expand their business. Many have gone online to create online shopping carts softwares to capture new markets and develop their e- business presence.

Businesses have also made used of blogs to connect to netizens, which may be their potential customers. These blogs include Blogger, Wordpress, TypePad, MovableType, and Xanger.

So what is exactly is business blogging?

Business Blogs is a corporate tool for communicating with customers or employees to share knowledge and expertise. Blogs are an excellent method to share a company's expertise, build additional web traffic, and connect with potential customers.

Business Blogs are especially the most useful for small businesses. It is a low-cost alternative to having a web presence. For small business owners without the time to learn web html or the money to hire a designer or a developer, blogging offers an inexpensive method to get your company's name out on the Internet.

Business blogs also provide small business with a chance to share your expertise and knowledge with a larger audience. It is definitely a powerful benefit for consultants and knowledge workers.

Do you think business blogging is useful to business owners? What are your views?

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Old 4th February 2009, 01:39 AM   #2

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Thanks for explaining.. Of course blogging is very useful to business, owner can express freely what his products & services are for free and no limitation when it comes to posting.

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Old 4th February 2009, 06:37 AM   #3
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I have noticed that if you write a review about a product or service on your blog, you will be more likely to sell the product.People are very careful how they spend money at the moment, so the more information there is available about the product the better.

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Old 6th February 2009, 07:05 AM   #4
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Yeah, I do think that blogging could be very beneficial for businesses since its a good way to attract prospective customers, promote your services, and gain essential feedbacks for the development of your services / business.

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Old 12th February 2009, 07:03 PM   #5
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I definitely agree with all the comments above. Some say it can help you get found by search engines b/c posting regularly adds valuable, searchable information to your website.

Small businesses should be cautious about somebody posting offensive content, legal issues — giving out sensitive company information, and copyright infringement. I wouldn't keep from blogging for fear of angry, dissatisfied posts by customers though -- you do have control over posts through an admin panel; and you could potentially turn this into a positive by addressing the issue and improving your product or service.

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