blog

noun
\ ˈblȯg How to pronounce blog (audio) , ˈbläg \

Definition of blog

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 computers : a website that contains online personal reflections, comments, and often hyperlinks, videos, and photographs provided by the writer also : the contents of such a site
2 : a regular feature appearing as part of an online publication that typically relates to a particular topic and consists of articles and personal commentary by one or more authors a technology blog

blog

verb
blogged; blogging

Definition of blog (Entry 2 of 2)

1 intransitive : to write or have a blog He released experimental versions, blogged about his game-design decisions as he made them and uploaded … videos to YouTube.— Harry McCracken
2 transitive : to write or write about (something) on a blog Appropriately, he blogged his own retirement on Monday.— Tom Verducci

Other Words from blog

Noun

bloggy \ ˈblȯ-​gē How to pronounce blog (audio) , ˈblä-​ \ adjective bloggier; bloggiest
… traditional media are trying to adapt to a bloggier, more opinionated age … — James Poniewozik

Verb

blogging \ ˈblȯ-​giŋ How to pronounce blog (audio) , ˈblä-​ \ noun
Many soldiers also find blogging a useful way to help deal with reorientation to civilian life in the United States—what Vietnam vets called being "back in the world." — Brad Knickerbocker

Examples of blog in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web: Noun That was the primary rationale CEO and Founder Ryan Breslow said in a blog post announcing the move, adding that questioning the traditional work arrangement was even more important now than ever. Cleveland Business Journal, cleveland, 20 Jan. 2022 Sippawat found the tarantulas while traveling through a forest near Mae Tho, Mueang Tak district, Tak province, northwestern Thailand, according to a researchers blog post. Gabriela Miranda, USA TODAY, 20 Jan. 2022 Mastercard confirmed its interest in NFTs via its own blog post. Chris Smith, BGR, 19 Jan. 2022 Google's blog post doesn't go into how Google Play Games works yet. Ron Amadeo, Ars Technica, 19 Jan. 2022 In a blog post, the company said that on Thursday — around the same time government agencies in Ukraine found that their websites had been defaced — investigators who watch over Microsoft’s global networks detected the code. New York Times, 16 Jan. 2022 In a blog post, the company said that Thursday — around the same time government agencies in Ukraine found that their websites had been defaced — investigators who watch over Microsoft’s global networks detected the code. David E. Sanger, BostonGlobe.com, 16 Jan. 2022 The popular cryptocurrency exchange made the announcement earlier this week in a blog post written by Chief People Officer L.J. Brock. Amiah Taylor, Fortune, 12 Jan. 2022 According to a company blog post, the executive grew up in an immigrant family in Canada and previously worked at McDonald's to help support his household. Michelle Toh, CNN, 11 Jan. 2022 Recent Examples on the Web: Verb There are so many mediums of communication, from emails and letters to blog posts and social media. Patrick Coleman, Forbes, 10 Dec. 2021 San Diego journalist Doug Porter recently pointed out in his Words & Deeds blog that studies elsewhere have countered the notion that bike lanes hurt businesses. San Diego Union-Tribune, 15 Dec. 2021 Those who miss the live event can find a recording the following Wednesday on the Gold Notes blog. Jamie Gold, Forbes, 19 Oct. 2021 More information can be found via our Spotify for Artists blog post HERE. Jem Aswad, Variety, 10 Nov. 2021 According to China blog Pandaily, the top live streamer sold RMB 10.653B ($1.664) worth of goods overnight! Brendan Ahern, Forbes, 21 Oct. 2021 After taking a massive gulp of Gut Milk, I am finally buzzed and hyped enough to blog about the Only Murders in the Building season finale. Carrie Wittmer, Vulture, 20 Oct. 2021 But details that have emerged from Latchford’s indictment and other sources, including the Chasing Aphrodite antiquities blog, raise questions about the origins of some pieces. Anchorage Daily News, 5 Oct. 2021 As reported by HubSpot, businesses that blog get 55% more website visitors than businesses that ignore it. Patrick Dillon, Forbes, 23 Sep. 2021

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First Known Use of blog

Noun

1999, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Verb

1999, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for blog

Noun

short for Weblog

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“Blog.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/blog. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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More Definitions for blog

blog

noun

English Language Learners Definition of blog

: a Web site on which someone writes about personal opinions, activities, and experiences also : the things that a person writes on such a Web site

blog

noun
\ ˈblȯg, ˈbläg \

Kids Definition of blog

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a Web site on which someone writes about personal opinions, activities, and experiences

blog

verb
blogged; blogging

Kids Definition of blog (Entry 2 of 2)

: to write a blog

Other Words from blog

blogger noun

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