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Joe Bloggs

A typical, ordinary, average person. (Technically gender neutral, though suggesting a male given the use of "Joe.") Their security is so lax that any old Joe Bloggs could walk right up and take their equipment. For any new piece of technology to succeed in the market these days, it has to be easy for any Joe Bloggs to pick up and use.
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ˌJoe ˈBloggs

(British English) (American English ˌJoe ˈBlow) (informal) a way of referring to a typical ordinary person: What will this promised cut in taxes really mean to Joe Bloggs and his family?As the son of a senator, of course he has advantages that the average Joe Blow doesn’t have.
See also: joe


and blog
n. a type of online diary that someone makes available to other people on the internet. (A very popular way to communicate one’s personal details without any social interaction.) John started a weblog so that other people could read about what he eats for breakfast. I deleted my blog, since it was too silly.


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Sharing is also easier because Blog Beast allows users to reblog posts from other Blog Beast sites, giving the original author credit, while posting the content within their own blogs.
Judging the awards will be Lorna Doran and Jessica Best, online journalists from Wales Online, publisher of the Echo, Ruth Davies, winner of best blog at the Wales Blog Awards 2010, journalist and author Ifan Morgan Jones and Katie Chappelle, head of digital media at Warwick Emanuel PR.
If a franchisor decides to allow comments on its blog, it should monitor the comments carefully and decide if and how it will respond to any criticisms that are levied against it.
With so many gay blogging voices out there, it's putting a new perspective on the table that I don't think necessarily was available before," says Andrew Belonsky, editor of the blog Queerty.
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In the meantime, if you have a favorite blog that you would like to see featured in the future, send me an e-mail.
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Low entry costs make blogging accessible to small firms, and a basic blog is easy to establish and to update, requiring no special technical skills.
However, the best blogs by African Americans have become must-reads, such as the well-edited literary site Seeingblack.
As Weil says, reading a blog is like reading the author's journal or diary.
The new blog analytics capability is designed to help marketers and brand managers track, measure and analyze information from nearly two million blogs a day--information posted and shared by influential, active online consumers and opinion shapers.
Always send the alert to your regular email lists as well--since just putting in onto an unknown blog will usually not get any readers.
A blog isn't just a techie's online diary; it's a way for people to share a slice of their life--from corporate executives to homemakers.