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An Overview of Blogging, Vlogging, and Podcasting Quiz
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Very few bloggers make a full time living from blog-related work
Which of the following is not a common means by which bloggers monetize their work?
Donations from audience members
Businesses built around blogs
Donations from organizations
Funding from established patrons
The conversion of blogs into formalized publications
Which of the following is not a major trend sweeping the blogging industry?
More people, organizations, and companies starting and contributing to blogs
In-depth content is gaining precedence
Diversification has become essential
More and more content is being consumed through tablets and mobile devices
More bloggers are paying for analytical analysis of their work
Which of the following is not a major delivery mechanism used by bloggers?
Which of the following statements about blogging is accurate?
Blogging is does not require very much time
Blogging is all about your personal life
Bloggers can easily support themselves via ad revenue
Professional bloggers have tons of time
Quality content trumps prolific publication
For the purposes of this course, a blogger is…
Someone who publishes personal journal entries online
Someone who publishes content in a recurring basis that is typically presented in reverse-chronological order
Anyone who publishes content online
Someone who releases a fictional book on a chapter-by-chapter basis
An online celebrity
What types of donations are bloggers the least likely to get?
Donations from external organizations
All of these types of donations are equally common
Audience member donations
Donations from affiliate marketing programs
Which of the following factors is not a major driver behind bloggers’ diversification?
Increased fragmentation in media consumption habits
All of these factors are major drivers behind bloggers’ increased diversification
Audiences’ desire for content to be delivered to them where they please
A need to reduce risk by not investing too heavily in any one platform
Growth in restrictive content rules imposed by many blogging sites
Which of the following statements about the blogging world is accurate?
Search engines, Google specifically, have become the single most important source of traffic
Bloggers have much more to gain from incorporating images into their work
Bloggers have less competition, but also fewer opportunities
Content marketing has cheapened the value of genuine blogs
Most successful bloggers only publish content across one channel
Which of the following is not a perk that accompanies blogging?
The ability to build a following with minimal time investment
The ability to focus on your passions by covering them extensively through your published work
The potential to gain influence and fame
The ability to build a stronger, more engaged network
The ability to publish work with which others can immediately interact
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