Blog and Social Media Blending: A Metaphor

wagon-wheel

wagon-wheel

I’ve struggled for years to find the right metaphor for the relationship between blogs and other forms of social media. Here’s one of the best I could come up with so far. I invite you to share your own in the comments section below.

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A blog is the hub of a wagon wheel. [Read more…]

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