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Sista inlägget – varför sluta blogga?: En studie av bloggare som avslutat sina bloggar
Umeå University, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Informatics.
2009 (Swedish)Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

 

By changing focus from the active blogger to the ex-blogger this study focuses on a part of the blogosphere that is generally overlooked, why bloggers stop blogging. 30 terminated blogs where studied and the ex-bloggers where contacted. Six main reasons why a blog is terminated was found: Changed life situation, The blog effecting private life, The blog effecting the professional life, Done with testing to blog, Blogging about an event, Done with the blog – the logical termination. Outside the main focus of the study  it was also evident that most bloggers terminate a blog to put focus of one of their other blogs or start a new one. Thus it seems wrong to equal one blogger to one blog. A theory is presented that classifies a blog as something that will be ended and a blogger that goes from blog to blog is named a chain blogger.

 

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2009.
Series
Informatik Student Paper Bachelor (INFSPB), 2009.16
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Information Science
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URN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-24480OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-24480DiVA: diva2:226512
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Available from: 2009-06-30 Created: 2009-06-30 Last updated: 2009-06-30Bibliographically approved

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