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2 Type of online journal Differ from a website as entries are displayed by date Blog can be part of a website

3 Blogger Wordpress

4 Organizational Example: Heritage Resources Centre Blog Used by an organization to promote their activities Can be written by multiple people in the organization Professional Feel

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6 Example: Adventures in Heritage Used to promote a person, or keep a record of their activities Usually written by one person Can be less formal, written from a personal view point

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8 Organizational Annapolis Royal Heritage, Nova Scotia National Trust for Historic Preservation, United States Personal History to the People Historical Reminiscents

9 #1 – Have a purpose #2 – Be Consistent #3 – Create a Series of Posts #4 – Complement Other Social Media

10 Know what you want to get out of having a blog, this will drive your content and measures of success Heritage Resources Centre Blog Goals: Promote the Work of the Centre Support Centres mission of education about the heritage field Content – posts about projects being undertaken, post about heritage event Success: participation in quizzes, HRC name recognized

11 Adventures in Heritage Goals: Chronicle my experiences Create Connections Content – posts about events I attend, links to great articles and projects by others, interviews with professionals Measures of Success: connections (twitter chat, writing for other publications)

12 Post items on a regular basis Heritage Resources Centre Daily Monday – Friday Adventures in Heritage Monday/ Wednesday/ Friday

13 Series Creates interest and repeat visitors Heritage Resources Centre – Architectural Styles Quiz

14 Adventures in Heritage – 52 Weeks of Hamilton Buildings

15 Your blog should complement other social media your are using, not duplicate it Heritage Resources Centre Workshop: Blog – 4-5 pictures with captions as an overview of the workshop, posted the day after the workshop Twitter – quotes or observations during the workshop Facebook – Full album of pictures from the workshop (link provided on blog)

16 Use a verity of types of post (e.g pictures, lists, event listings, links) Under 500 words Can schedule posts ahead of time Ask questions to encourage comments Social media (including blogs) are meant to be social!

17 Kayla Jonas ext Twitter – HRC Twitter –


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