PF Blog, are you in?

  1. Greg Bernhardt

    Staff: Admin

    If PF started a science blog featuring news bits, commentary/opinions, articles, reviews, interesting links... would people be interesting in reading the blog and or being a blogger for it? For example anything in ZapperZ's journal could be a blog item. Just surveying for interest at this time.
     
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  3. Moonbear

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    Sounds like it would be interesting. So, it would be one blog that everyone shared, right?
     
  4. Greg Bernhardt

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    Right, but only staff and appointed members could post.
     
  5. Moonbear

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    Okay, so if all you're looking for are people interested in reading, I'll certainly read if it's there. I might even be willing to write an article or two if invited and if there's a topic I could write on that would fit in with what you have in mind for the blog.
     
  6. Greg Bernhardt

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    It's not so much articles as is ahort commentary, news and opinions. We could really use you in a biology category :smile: For example say you found out something neat or have commentary on a news item, that is something you can post. I suppose alot of what you post in your journals could be blog material for example.

    Also for anyone, if your interested in being a blog author please let me know.
     
    Last edited: Jun 19, 2005
  7. Lisa!

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    appointed members!?
     
    Last edited: Jun 20, 2005
  8. honestrosewater

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    If you build it, I will read.

    Would bloggers be expected to write on a regular basis or could they just write whenever?
     
  9. i think this is a great idea. i am certainly in.

    marlon
     
  10. dextercioby

    dextercioby 12,318
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    Sounds rather intriguing,i must say...:wink: Too bad i can't write :cry:

    Neither paint,nor sing...

    Daniel.
     
  11. Greg Bernhardt

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    Whenever you want within reason, I think atleast once a week is fair. It doesn't take that much to write a blog item. Alot of what is being written in the journals can be blog items for example. Again if you want to be a blogger let me know asap. The blog should be ready within a day or two.
     
  12. Greg Bernhardt

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  13. Moonbear

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  14. Evo

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    Greg is a man of action. :approve:
     
  15. JamesU

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    :biggrin: exellent! now I have something to be mad about because I can't write! :biggrin:
     
  16. Danger

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    I didn't know what a 'blog' was until I looked at it, but I like it. Unfortunately, I have very little time to read. ZZ's article fascintated me for a few minutes, and then I had to stop. I'll definitely finish it when I can, and continue to check it out. As for helping out, I'm the opposite of Dex; I can write reasonably well, but don't know anything to write about. Maybe if we get together, we can be one contributor.
     
  17. Lisa!

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    That was great.I've just finished my registration.When I realized I couldn't choose my password at first,I was about to forget about it but luckily the password was short and easy :smile: (you can't believe it I still can't make my account active coz my password is too long and I always make a mistake when I want to type it :cry: )
     
  18. JamesU

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    I'm confuzed :confused:
     
  19. Lisa!

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    go through the blog and register,so you may understand what I'm saying!but don't forget you'll be a n00b there!
     
  20. JamesU

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    If I demonstrate n00bage on a blog, then that's okay.

    how do you register anyway?
     
  21. Lisa!

    Lisa! 991
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    come on!You know better than me :confused:
    go through the blog and on the right side of the page under "Meta",click Register...
     
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