Given the power and capabilities of the internet, it is only logical to realize that blogs were and are inevitable. You can find them on pretty much any given subject at any given time, and for the most part both creating and subscribing to them is completely free and a good, constructive use of time.
A combination of the words web log, blogs rose in popularity with the internet boom of the late 1990s. As more and more stuff became available to people through the internet, the idae of using regularly updated web log posts came to fruition, and around 15 years later, blogs litter the internet.
Once you create one, making blog posts is the most important next step. Keeping your readers and followers constantly updated with photos, videos and written content is the best way to attract people to your particular site, which you can usually design to fit to your personality and what you are trying to express.
As of February 2011, there were over 150 million blogs in existence throughout