Blogs and RSS Feeds
The BlogOn Blog provides running commentary on the conference program and Social Media issues by BlogOn speakers, sponsors, attendees and program committee members. If you would like to post to the BlogOn Blog, you can use trackback urls displayed under each blog post.
Get your own Blog
Don't have a blog of your own yet. BlogOn Event Partner Six Apart is offering a great opportunity for you to get started blogging: 3 months of free TypePad service and a 20% discount for life. Sign up here and use the promotional code 'BLOGON04' at the bottom of the signup form.
Stacks are custom filtered HTML and RSS feeds prepared by PubSub Concepts. They'll deliver you posts from all over the blogosphere on conference related topics.
* The BlogOn Conference
* Social Media
* RSS, RDF and Atom
* Blogging Tools
To create your own custom stacks in RSS or Atom, check out PubSub's website.
Couldn't make it to BlogOn 2004 in person? We've arranged the next best thing.
Thanks to UC Berkeley's School of Journalism, many of Friday's sessions and presentations of are available by live video webcast for those who can't be on site for the conference.
DecisionCast's Alex Williams will be conducting live interactive audio interviews with many of BlogOn's speakers, presenters and participations.
All webcasts are available free with registration, and you'll have the opportunity to buy access to the edited archives, including speaker presentations, as a discounted rate.
Collaborate with members of the BlogOn community anytime and anywhere. Check out the great collaboration tools we've lined up for you.
Internet Voice, Video and Data Conferencing
VidiTel delivers instant, secure group voice, video and data meetings from your Windows desktop. Viditel is offering BlogOn participants a FREE month and 60% off VidiTel's regular pricing. Sign-up with the promo code: BlogOn2004
What modern conference could be taken seriously without a vibrant discussion on the IRC backchannel for attendees and remote participants. irc://irc.freenode.net/#blogon
BlogOn on LinkedIn
A special BlogOn group for business networking within LinkedIn, the leading online professional networking tool. Leverage the BlogOn network to find and reach business contacts. Your email address remains private; you will only receive contacts if you opt into the system. Registered BlogOn attendees are automatically pre-approved for membership. Join now.
Thanks to our partners at PR Newswire, you can find all the press releases from BlogOn 2004 here.
Here's a collection of books on blogging, social networking, marketing and media that our Program Committee members have recommended. If you have recommendations of your own, or perhaps your own book you want to pitch to the BlogOn community, add it to the BlogOn Wiki!
Dan Gillmor's new Book!: We the Media
Blog Indexing and Search Resources
Tripod Blog Builder
Typepad (Hosted Service)
Weblog Software comparison
Business Blog Examples...
BlogMaverick by Mark Cuban
Microsoft Channel 9
Nick Denton's Gawker
Hello.com (phone blog games)
Instapundit (one blogger, more visitors than HoustonChronicle.com)
Nike's The Art of Speed (by Gawker Media)
Nokia's Lifeblog (photo blog)
Richard's Interactive (inviting bloggers to participate in product launches)
Seth Godin - blog book tour
ActiveBuddy: Interactive Instant Messaging Software
Jabber.org: Open source instant messaging platform
Open Source Content Management Systems
Wiki Wiki Web
Zaplet Collaboration Software
Information Distribution and P2P
Photo and Moblogging Tools
Aggie News (.NET, Open Source, PC, Linux)
aKregator (Open-source, KDE/Qt. Runs on Linux or UNIX)
AmphetaDesk (Free, cross platform, open-sourced, syndicated news aggregator)
Any RSS (Free, keyword search)
Awasu (Free, PC, adds email, etc)
Blagg (Bloxsom system)
blogbot (IE integration)
BlogExpress (Free, .NET)
Bloglines (Web based)
BottomFeeder (Desktop, PC, Mac, Unix)
ClickTheNews (PC, Organizes feeds by category)
Composite - RSS/RDF Aggregator (Free, .NET)
Deskshare's Active Web Reader (Free, PC)
Email RSS Aggregator (email)
eNewsCrawler (Web based)
Fastbuzz Headline News (Web based)
Feed on Feeds (PHP/MySQL)
Fetch ("Enterprise RSS" client and server system, for internal corporate messaging and information flow)
First Say (Open source)
Friday (Java front-end for viewing news aggregation sites and site syndication feeds on mobile devices)
The Furrygoat Experience (Pocket PC)
Genecast News Service (Usenet)
Gush (IM and RSS)
Headline Viewer (PC)
Hot Zoup - (PC, ,NET)
Hotsheet (PC, Macintosh, Linux on Java Virtual Machine)
InfoSnorkel News Aggregator (PC)
JERSS (Java integration)
More news reader software
myRadio (Extension to Radio Userland aggregation)
NetNewsWire Lite (O
News is Free
NewsApp by Server.com (Free)
NewsBox (German and English)
Newscrollet RSS viewer (PC, Linux, Unix, Mac OS X and Mac OS 9)
NewsGator Online Services (Email or mobile client)
NewsMonster (Mozilla and Java-based aggregator)
nntp//rss (NNTP newsreaders, requires Java)
Online News Screensaver
Open Source RSS Aggregator (Linux, OpenBSD, Unix)
Perl XML::RSS - This (Perl module)
Pineapple (Website for Mac OS X)
Pluck Product Info: RSS Reader (Free, PC)
Radio Userland (PC or Mac)
Raissa (Newton MessagePad)
RSS Bandit (Free, .NET)
RSS News Reader
RSS Viewer (Java)
RSSConnect (Open Source C# .NET)
RSSOwl (SWT Eclipse)
Sauce Reader (PC)
Snownews (Linux, *BSD, OS X (Darwin), and other Unices, cygwin)
Straw (Desktop for GNOME)
Syndigator (Gtk/Gnome in Perl)
Syndirella (Open source, .NET)
TALAggregator (Multi-user, web based)
Tristana (Free, PC)
Wildgrape NewsDesk (.NET)
WinRSS (Freeware, PC)