I read Lana Dabboussy post about facilitating online interaction between blogs
But, as I was drawn to the content and spontaneously wanted to interact with it and leave a comment, my efforts were thwarted by filling out a spam form, or not finding a comment box to begin with. Much to my chagrin, I kept my thoughts to myself and moved on.
I agree with Lana. If it doesn’t work for you IT WONT WORK WITH YOUR STUDENTS!!!!!!
Web Forums are better than blogs for online interaction, Comparing Blogs to Forum Threaded Discussions in Online Teaching
If you are a blogger and want to add to the interaction and have something useful to say, your comment will probably deserve a great post in your own blog. So, write a post in your own blog, linking and commenting the post you have read. You avoid registration to others blogs and what you thought it was a great comment becomes, instead, a great post in your own blog
This is what I did with this comment-post. Lana will find and read my comment, and I have a new post in my blog.
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