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Mark Fletcher talking on blogging

This is a post I wrote elsewhere a year ago, in November 2007.

Mark Fletcher gave a talk at Edinburgh University Business School about blogging.

Mark set up bloglines, one of the first RSS aggregators (and the one I use. Sometimes). I didn’t know this before I went along, I was just interested in the subject.

It was an interesting talk – though I am not sure that I learned much I didn’t already know from playing around on the net. Mark gave some stats from Technorati, which he was healthily sceptical about, showing the vast spread of blogs and the blogosphere, and he talked about how blogs can be used by businesses; but none of it was stuff I hadn’t really thought of for myself.
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