What is a Pingback?

Basically, a pingback is a notification/commend hybrid sent when someone links to one of your posts. If I mention and link to your blog post, a comment will show up saying, “Brandon says ‘[whatever text I linked to your blog]’” with text that links to my blog post. It’s similar to a comment saying, “This…
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Blog Post 1: Explaining the Need

Overview This is step 1 of establishing your credibility on your topic. Publish a blog post explaining the need/problem you identified and who it affects. Explain what is as well as what ought to be. Use your MessageWorks worksheet as a guide, both in structure as well as for content verification. This blog post will…
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Blog Post 5: App Recommendations

Overview For Blog Post 5, you will recommend 3 mobile apps that can be used to help fill the gap between what is and what ought to be. It is your choices whether you recommend apps for iOS, Droid, Windows, etc. It is ok to recommend apps for multiple platforms, or that are available on multiple platforms. This assignment should…
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Blog Post 2: Twitterature Review

Overview Last week’s blog post was step 1 in establishing yourself as an expert on your topic, and you identified an area of need. This week’s post will be step 2: identifying sources of information and misinformation on your topic. What ‘literature’ is out there? Your blog post should identify sources of information for your…
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