What is a blog
Starting a blog
Slideshow with ideas on using Weblogs in the EFL Classroom
Using Weblogs in the EFL Class
Links to articles on using blogs in ESL/EFL
for Use with ESL Classes
Blogging for ELT
a Writing Course Using Class and Student
Create Your Own ESL/EFL Blogs
What is a blog?
A blog (a weblog) is a different kind of website which is organized by posts of contenttext, photos, videos, podcastson an ongoing basis. Readers can post comments to these postings.
A blog ( contraction of the term weblog) is a type of website, usually maintained by an individual with regular entries of commentary, descriptions of event, or other material such as graphics or video. Entries are commonly displayed in reverse chronical order. "Blog" can also be used as a verb, meaning to maintain or add content to a blog.
Blogger.com provides a simpler definition:
In simple terms, a blog is a web site, where you write stuff on an ongoing basis. New stuff shows up at the top, so your visitors can read what's new. Then they comment on it or link to it or email you. Or not.Ways blog differs from other web pages
View how some ESL/EFL educators have created and used blogs: Viewing Blogs