Citizen Journalism with Blasting News

Blasting News describes itself by social journalism and revolutionary. That is what it is about, although not unique. Because there are some portals for citizen journalism, especially the well known Huffington Post. But Blasting News (here is the international site with self-expression Blasting News) has its own peculiarities. Already the surface of the service is ...

Newsfeed Tool with Filter

SpecificFeeds is a new newsfeed service enabled to filter the news to get just the most relevant ones. It is a directory as well offering the option to list rss feeds to get more readers. The filter is the main function of the service, but there are even more facilities. The filter various functions. One ...

Here comes Real-Time Storytelling

There is a lot about real-time today especially on the social web. Twitter becomes famous for being fast, but limits the texts to 140 signs. Maybe you like to write longer texts, which should reach your friends and others immediately as well. So here comes hi the real-time storytelling service. The service is available both ...

How to publish an Online Newspaper

paper.li is offering an alternate publishing format to blogs and newsletters. The service is providing an online platform to create an online newspaper, which may be shared. At the same time it is a news community and does distribute the publications on its homepage. The easiest way to compare paper.li with other services is a ...

The Story of 10 Years WordPress

The internet is writing history and many people are writing the history of the internet. One of these stories is the phenomenon of the most popular blogging software WordPress. Some insights into the origin and particularities of the software and service leading to its success is given by the following article: WordPress is 10 years ...

Social Network of the Next Generation

Pheed for sure is an interesting new social network. This is because of its combination of features and did you know that the Facebook population becomes older according to latest research? So what is Pheed about? It enables to share everything you expect, texts, audio, photos and videos, and additionally it includes voice and broadcasting. ...

Micro Sharing of Text Parts and Images by Marking

To blogs and websites Markerly provides an innovative sharing tool. Visitors of such an enhanced site are able to share parts of texts and images as snippets. This is an opportunity to sites to enhance the engagement and a great option to visitors and readers to point to a particular part of a site or ...