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By joybaby/Basis/Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Difference Between a Blog and a Website

                              
                            

Introduction

This post will provide information on the differences between blogs and websites and how to decide which one you need and also provide answers to related question.

Definition of a Blog

A Blog is a website that provide Information published on the World Wide Web, consisting of informative content on a particular subject/matter. The information published on a blog is displayed in reverse chronological order so that the latest posts are displayed first. Blogging platforms are online publishing tools that are best for authors to publish their articles, product reviews, and opinions. You can also share your blog post using stand-alone websites, social network feed syndication systems, and social networks. Examples of blog include Moz Blog, HuffPost and En-gadget.

History of blog

In the early 90s, Internet users used their web pages to publish regular updates about their personal lives, thoughts, and social commentaries. The term web blog was first introduced in the late 90s, Blogs were evolved from online diaries and journals, in the early 90s. Due to the high rate of web pages, various tools started to appear, which made it easier for users to build online blogs/articles or journals. In 1999, the first blogging platform Blogger.com launched its first separate blogging platform, which was later obtained by Google in February 2003.

Advantages of Blog

  • Bloggers can to make money from blogging
  • It enable individuals to become an authority on their own
  • You can showcase your skills, and talent

Definition of a Website

A website is a collection of webpages and multimedia content available in one domain on the World Wide Web. Websites are used for different purposes, like information purposes, businesses, personal blog, are mostly hosted over web hosting services. It allows the web pages and the website’s content to be accessed over the World Wide Web. It is an internal site accessed through a secure local area network. Examples of websites include Facebook, Google and Yahoo.

History of Websites

CERN developed the first website in 1991, which was a complete text-based website. The only tags used on that website were just tags from HTML, as not much was developed at that time. ALIWEB, the first search engine development and the first landing page MTV, WWW became more preferable. Enhancements of JavaScript for pop-ups and Flash for web animations were introduced. After that, people began to build more creative websites.The first online eCommerce website was Amazon, which was developed in the year 1994. This opened the door for highly engaging and feature-rich websites.

Advantages of a Website

  • It enable you to connect with people professionally and socially
  • Websites is also created for entertainment and multimedia purposes on the Internet
  • A website gives information about the products and services to your clients

Difference between Blog and Website

  • Blogs are dynamic in nature while Websites are static in nature
  • Content order in a blog are placed as per reverse chronological order while on a Website there is no special arrangement for the content
  • The basic unit of a blog is a post while that of website is content
  • Blog allows you to subscribe to the blog’s RSS feed while on a website, no subscription is available to the RSS feed
  • The homepage ina blog is probably present in it could probably be present while on a website, the homepage needs to be included, additionally
  • In a blog commenting is enabled while it is not always possible on a website
  • Many bloggers make money through blogging

Which is better blog or website?

As experience shows us, blogs prove to be incredibly effective as tools for business. Hubspot reports that companies with blogs get 55% more visitors than companies with just standard websites. Having a blog gives you some specific benefits. Chief of them; search engines like Google simply love blogs.

Can I have a blog without a website?

And while some companies use them to promote their products in addition to their main websites, you don't need to have a website--or even have a business yet--to start a blog. Anyone can create a blog for free and have an active, functioning presence online in just minutes.

What websites are considered blogs?

A blog (a shortened version of “weblog”) is an online journal or informational website displaying information in reverse chronological order, with the latest posts appearing first, at the top. It is a platform where a writer or a group of writers share their views on an individual subject.

What is the difference between a blog and an online article?

The most noticeable difference between a blog and an article is the difference in writing style and the length of the piece. Blogs can range anywhere from 300 to 1000 words, but articles are often much lengthier. Depending on the publication, the standard length of an article can vary from 1500 to 5000 words.
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