1) “Public Sphere”- Connected. Link to everybody emotionally.
a)? b) Political
– A network connected to join a community. The digital public.
2) “digital subjectivity”
-more about the blogger instead of the website or the actual blog
-find out more about who a person is, what they know…
-public and private merge
-a blog is interactive extension of who you are
-hyerlinking is the most important thing to blogging
-the diff between a blog and a diary because a diary is more linear and a blog can be all over the place
3) Identity “public discourse”
-mixed blogs= journal blogs(diary’s)
– blog is a way of expression
-even though its free and everybody can access it we still have a hierarchy and the same adult white male is on top.
-rare that the popular blog is female.