I recently attended the 4th Annual Wine Bloggers Conference in Charlottesville, Virginia. (Yes, Virginia, there is wine in Virginia.) And while much of the event focused on wine tasting, there was much to learn about blog writing.
I feel like I came into blogging late in the life of the internet. By the time I’d launched Tasting Room Confidential in 2008, this thing called social media was just beginning, and twittering became the new commenting.
Blogs are everywhere and are steadily replacing the website format. What’s going on and why are blogs becoming the preferred method of internet marketing? Here are a few basic reasons.