Re: wiki vs blog

Subject: Re: wiki vs blog
From: Bill Swallow <techcommdood -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: Dossy Shiobara <dossy -at- panoptic -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 13 Jan 2010 11:56:37 -0500

> Wiki's are a read-write medium.  Blogs are a read-respond medium.

A bit more than that.

Wikis are read-write-respond. They are designed for collaborative
authoring and idea development. That is, your audience should have a
hand in creating the content, whether in an open or controlled manner.

Blogs are indeed read-respond mediums. They *can* be created by
multiple authors, but the goal is information dissemination, not
collaborative authoring, and the audience does not have a hand in
creating the content.

> IMHO, there IS a difference.


Bill Swallow

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