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  • Edublogs

    • http://edublogs.org
    • Need help? Check out their tutorials, their blog, and follow @suewaters on Twitter
    • Advantage: Customized treatment of Word Press blogging platform, community of educators
    • Disadvantage: Free site has annoying ads and sometimes slow service. Their EduBlogs Campus is a good way to get around that without having to install and manage WPMU on your server. But, it's not free.
  • Blogger

    • http://www.blogger.com
    • Google's Free Blogging Platform.
    • Advantage: Free and easy to use.
    • Disadvantage: No administration tool (helps when you have student blogs) and Next Blog flag. However, here's how to get rid of the Next Blog flag:

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  • WPMU

    • Word Press Multi User platform. Free to install on a server. Easy to install, easy to administer. Strong community supporting, many plugins and free design templates. http://mu.wordpress.org/