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Old May 23rd, 2011, 10:24 AM   #1
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Hey Guys Gals and Aliens,

I'm in the process of my fourth website version in 8 years. I'm thinking of adding a blog for our photographs and video demos. I have my own domain, and was wondering if anyone has a suggestion for friendly blogging software to add a flexible blog. I specifically want folks to be able to share off the blog to facetwitter land.

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Old May 23rd, 2011, 10:44 AM   #2
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Old May 23rd, 2011, 02:16 PM   #3
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Re: Blogging

WordPress for sure. In fact, WordPress is an amazing CMS as well as blogging tool. I'd suggest creating your entire site using WordPress.
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Old June 3rd, 2011, 11:31 PM   #4
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Re: Blogging

I agree with Chris. Wordpress has evolved from a blogging tool to a complete CMS package. When I started, I had used wordpress for my blog/articles. Now it has completely changed. There are many options available in wordpress (themes independently developed and available free of cost). I am happy because you can create an impression of professional site with content displayed according to themes. You may check the diary section of my site IndiaWilds Diary - Tales from India's Wilds

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Old June 4th, 2011, 03:33 AM   #5
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I'm also using wordpress for my project, found out it's the most appropriate solution [for me].
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Old June 4th, 2011, 05:19 AM   #6
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I went with the Godaddy blog only because it integrated so easily with the rest of their products, (Wordpress does also work). I was under the gun to get a site up and figured I would switch over once the pressure was off. But for how I use it it seems to work quite well. Just wanted to give another option.
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