directories of weblogs, journals, and diaries
- Eatonweb Portal
- [ http://www.eatonweb.com/portal/portal_c.php3 ]
eatonweb - gateway to weblogs ("blogs"), somewhere between publically readable diaries and
logs of one's personal web activity.
- The Inventory
- [ http://www.gloomsday.net/inventory ]
"a simple listing of journal sites brought together as profiles, screen captures, and a few articles here and there"
- Linked - Weblog and Journal Database
- [ http://www.fried-spaghetti.com/links ]
A database for weblog and journal links; also weblog/journal webrings; templates, tools, and tips for
weblog/journal writes; more.
- [ http://www.linkwatcher.com ]
list of recently updated weblogs, blogsearch (temporarily down)
- [ http://blogdex.media.mit.edu ]
An index of the most linked-to URLS found in regular sweeps of online blogs.
weblog/journal hosting sites
- [ http://www.livejournal.com ]
free hosting service for journals and blogs; includes the software for updating and maintaining your journal/blog and one
of the interesting features of this hosting service is the extensive network of "friends" linking journals together
- The Open Diary
- [ http://www.opendiary.com/ ]
- [ http://www.freeopendiary.com/ ]
- [ http://www.teenopendiary.com/ ]
Interactive public diary hosting
- [ http://www.xanga.com ]
both free and premium (not free) hosting services for journals and blogs; includes tools updating and maintaining your journal/blog
- [ http://www.diary-x.com ]
offers "basic" (free) and "plus" ($12/year) hosting services and tools for online journals
- [ http://www.diaryland.com ]
"a place where you can get your own online diary, that you can update easily just using your web browser"
- [ http://www.blogspot.com/ ]
blog-hosting site powered by Blogger software. "plus" blog hosting starts at $5/month
'burbs - directories of online journals with something in common
- open pages: suburbs
- [ http://www.hedgehog.net/op/burbs.html ]
an extensive list of 'burbs, about half of which are currently being maintained
- onymous burb
- [ http://www.reinyday.com/onymous/ ]
for those online diarists and journallers who write under their real names (not anonymously).
- Real Eyes Burb
- [ http://www.glitterbook.com/realeyes ]
diarists and journallers arranged by eyecolor (complete with pictures of the eyes in question)
- [ http://www.lunamorena.net/journal/artists.html ]
journals maintained by people in the Arts. They need not reflect their involvement, and all of the Arts may be represented. These are creative people with creative minds.
online diaries, diarists, and resources therefor
- [ http://www.diarist.net/ ]
a comprehensive starting-point for both writers and readers of online journals