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Comment Challenge Day 21: Make a Recommendation

I already did this about two weeks ago and since I’m behind, I’m going to count it.  I left a recommendation on a post on Wes Fryer’s blog.  Wes was asking for a web-based application that could manage a group … Continue reading

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Comment Challenge Day 18: Analyze the Comments on Your Own Blog

Which of your posts have generated the most comments? The posts on my blog that have generated the most comments all relate to the comment challenge. The posts that have generated the next most comments all have to do with … Continue reading

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Comment Challenge Day 15: Give a Comment Award

I’m way behind on my participation in the comment challenge.  I have a good excuse, though–last week, my husband accepted a job on the other side of the country and we need to figure out how to get a house … Continue reading

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Comment Challenge Day 14: Turn Your Blog Over to Your Readers

Clarence Fisher’s recent post suggests giving students the flexibility to choose what they want to learn about.  I think this is an good idea and I recommend you read more about it on his blog. The comment challenge for today … Continue reading

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What’s in a name? (My fulfillment of Comment Challenge 13)

Three recent commenters began their comments with the following greetings: “Hey Kam, . . . “ “Hi, Kam, . . . “ “Thanks Kam . . . “ Today’s comment challenge involves creating a post using comments, which is convenient … Continue reading

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Comment Challenge Day 12: Make Sure Your Blog Technology is “Comment Friendly”

In today’s activity, you’ll be looking at how the technology on your blog may or may not be inviting comments. Check out this post about some of the difficulties Silvia has seen in trying to leave comments at other blogs … Continue reading

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Comment Challenge Day 11: Write a Blog Comment Policy

In this activity, you’re going to write a comment policy for your blog. If you have one already, you’re going to review it and make any revisions you think are necessary after reviewing some of the following articles and thinking … Continue reading

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Comment Challenge Day 10: Do a Comment Audit on Your Own Blog

For today’s task, review this post on 6 Reasons People Aren’t Commenting on Your Blog. Then audit your blog to see if you’re falling into any of these traps. If you’re feeling particularly brave, ask a fellow blogger or even … Continue reading

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Comment Challenge Day Nine: Should We Be Commenting on Blogs?

Check out this article and the many references to bloggers who think that comments should be disabled on blogs. Read through those posts and consider whether or not you think it’s better to build community through comments or through conversations … Continue reading

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Comment Challenge Day 8: Comment on a Blog Outside of Your Core Niche

In today’s challenge, you’re going to find and comment on a blog that is outside of your normal interest areas. Today I found came across a blog  post and I can’t even remember how I got there.  The blog is … Continue reading

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