Category Archives: WBF

World Blogging Forum Vienna 2010

The blogosphere is alive and kicking

To continue on the topic from the two previous posts, the blog is definitely not dead. It is changing and evolving, but I see few signs of its demise. Let me give you a short overview of the situation in Sweden. Back in early 2004, when I started blogging, the typical blogger was a man… Read More »

Material – Slides and links

World Blogging Forum Vienna 2010 is over. But the discussions won’t end. We will provide you with links to blogposts related to this event and of course with the links and presentations which the participants showed during the event. And here’s the first one. It’s the presentation I showed at the beginning containing some  figures… Read More »


In order to survive blogs and blogging will have to change (and have already been changing for a while) by integrating other social media channels and APIs and whathaveyou. In the end, even as an aggregating and integrating nucleus of online communication – or as a black hole sucking in all the sparkling fanciness of modern times SM means –, blogging will have dissolved, i.e. transitioned into something that reflects the whole range of social interactions.

With a little help, I became a “digital mobilist” – isn’t it awesome?

Thanks to the WBF2010 I’ve been thinking about my new job description. Many proposals have been received. It was voted on. Personal preferences have been proposed. The final result: Now I call myself a “digital mobilist” (in Austrian: “digitaler Mobilist”). “Mobilist” is a word creation, composed of “mobility” and “journalist”. Probably the first on our… Read More »