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Posted on 06.21.2011
Start Blogging and Share Your Passions
Over the course of the past year, I have had a growing interest in the unique and intriguing ways of the blogosphere
. I continue to be amazed by how many people can be connected by sharing just one interest or idea over the internet. While many companies use blogs to inform consumers and clients on business happenings, the simple act of being able to create a personal blog and share ideas with virtually anyone is refreshing and exciting.
One of my passions is cooking, and I can distinctly remember the time when I realized that the blogging world is on my side when it comes to this passion. I was surfing the internet for new recipe ideas, when I happened upon foodgawker.com
. The distinctive nature of this cooking site is that it pulls recipes from hundreds of blogs all over the world in order to create a one-of-a-kind cooking experience for its readers. Some of my favorite recipes now come from this site, all made possible because individuals had the interest and ability to create a personal blog about something they love, in this instance, cooking.
Starting a blog is fairly simple, and blogging about something that you are passionate about clearly shows through to readers. The same idea applies to industry blogs and social media sites. If your company is passionate about its product, getting the word out through a blog or any other form of social media can be easy and will keep customers actively interested in your product. There are many blog services available for personal or business purposes; WordPress
are two great options that give step by step instructions on how to start a blog while including many features to personalize and create the image you wish to portray to readers.
I hope to start my own cooking blog someday, but for now, it is good to know that on a day when I have the urge to try something new, whether it is cooking or researching a new product, all I have to do is enter the blogosphere, and I am set.