When the idea of weblogs was first introduce online, it was an instant phenomenon. Suddenly just about everyone feels the need to create their own space online by writing their thoughts. Then podcasting was introduced — blogging in audio form. Just like its predecessor, it was an immediate hit. Today, the latest craze is video blogging.
Just what is a video blog you ask? A video blog or what is commonly referred to as vblog or vlog, can be defined as the posting of a series of videos in a certain website where comments from the audience are encouraged. Although this latest form of web communication is still in its early stages, videobloggers are enthusiastically taken with the idea of posting their video series online.
So why do people use vblogs? Well, most vbloggers take advantage of video blogging in order to make their own mini-programs. With the use of an RSS feed, they can send their new episodes to a wide audience automatically. Meanwhile, others simply enjoy experimenting with the new technology.
You might wonder, why bother with video blogs when you can already express your thoughts with just a regular blog. Well heres another way to look at...