Blog as an edge zone
JANUARY 12, 2009
Like a few weeks ago, when the post by Jack Vinson brought back the metaphor of a weblog as a front porch from the discussions in 2004. It starts from being present as a blogger, finding and observing others; then possibly engaging in an interaction that might grow into a relation. In a case of weblogs “seeing is reading, made more efficient by news aggregators and various notification services that allow bloggers to keep track of interesting things happening.