Category: blogging

Why I blog? How to blog? Blogging teachers, blogging tips and news about other bloggers.

The World Wide Web 2

A brief history of ICT

Information and Communication Technology As ICT is becoming more and more part and parcel of teaching, it would be interesting to see how ICT has developed through the last decades. This article aims at...

It is the end 0

It is the end

Scott Thornbury is closing down the A-Z of ELT blog for good.  It is a blog that inspired and is still inspiring a lot f teachers around the world. Scott Thornbury’s posts and discussions...

A list of terms used in blogging 3

A list of terms used in blogging

One of the problems facing those who want to start a blog, is understanding terms used in blogging. For those who are unfamiliar with those terms, follow the link below. It is a  list...

WordPress plugins for teachers 0

WordPress plugins for teachers

What are plugins Wikipedia defines plugins as follows: Plug-ins are sets of software components that add specific abilities to a larger software application. If supported, plug-ins enable customizing the functionality of an application. In...

2010 Top ten ELT Articles 0

2010 Top ten ELT Articles

These are the most read English language teaching articles of the year 2010 in this blog. As you may notice readers seem to be interested in English teaching methods the rationale behind preparing lesson...

Blogging in Plain English 0

Blogging in Plain English

Blogginig What are blogs? What does blogging mean? What are the advantages of blogging? WordPress.com define blogs as follows: “Blog” is an abbreviated version of “weblog,” which is a term used to describe web...

Social Media in Plain English 1

Social Media in Plain English

Social Media Andreas Kaplan and Michael Haenlein define social media as: “a group of Internet-based applications that build on the ideological and technological foundations of Web 2.0, and that allow the creation and exchange...

How to create a blog with WordPress 0

How to create a blog with WordPress

Blogging This is the third of a series of posts about how to create blogs. The platforms that I chose to give tutorials about are Blogger, Edublog and WordPress. These are the links to...

How to create a blog with Edublog 0

How to create a blog with Edublog

Blogs for teachers This is the second of a series of posts about how to create blogs. The platforms that I chose to give tutorials about are Blogger, Edublog and WordPress. These are the...