16 – Blogger/Blogspot

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An online service, owned by Google, that allows users to create personal or multi-user blogs.

Website Cost Availability
www.blogger.com Free Online
PAST RANKINGS
2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007
18 15 12 14= 14= 10 9

Comments from some of those who selected Blogger as one of their Top Tools 

“I don’t know why I write a blog separately from my website. But I do, and Blogger is where I prefer to do it” Stephen Downes, 2014

“my easy to use open reflection space” 2014
personal blog for reflective practice,  Sam Oakley 2013

Pre-2013 comments

“I didn’t choose my blogging tool, I just took the easy option and used the one that Google provided. It seems absolutely fine.”  Clive Shepherd

“I use this for a private learning log, a public “salsa” blog, and members only discussions on the module I am teaching.” Jane Challinor

“a marvellous educational and personal development tool”Bill Miller

“for personal and professional reflection, sharing stories, ideas, thoughts, and whatever takes my mind at the time” Ian Usher

“for making me learn before sharing, for making me learn more by sharing”  Michelle Gallen

“I have found blogger.com the most intuitive site for learners setting up a new blog, especially the new version.”  Anne Paterson

“As an avid blogger, I find the tool easy to use and straightforward to set up and add posts…of course I have a laundry list of items that I’d like to see added but it does a great job for quick and easy blogging.”  Karl Kapp