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Tuesday

08

March 2011

Parents from New York Are Interested in Parenting Blogs

by At-Risk.org Staff, on at risk, blog, blogs, new york, parenting, parents, youth

Parenting blog is a website or part of website, which feature commentary and discussions especially about parenting. It is a form of an on-line diary, usually maintained by an individual, who often publish daily entries. Readers can post comments on each journal entry. Most of the authors of this type of blogs are women.

Parenting blog is usually about communication between the writer and the readers of the blog, but readers can communicate between themselves too. The author can write about any topic that interests him/her using any writing style, and readers usually leave comments on the current subject.

A typical parenting blog primarily contains text, with links to other topics, blogs or websites, but can also contain pictures or videos. Some authors write about personal experience and family life, often seeking help and tips, while others are offering general tips and guidelines about parenting.

You can find blogs written by or for special groups, like single parents, mothers, parents with little kids or teenagers… Professionals, like doctors, pediatricians, parent coaches or counselors, also write many blogs. There is a great variety of parenting blogs written by people from New York to choose.

You can find many useful tips while reading parenting blogs on-line, or meet interesting people, find out about their lives as parents and realize that you are not the only one with problems relating to your children. Parenting blog is a great place for parents to meet and discuss about their problem, working on a solution together.

When you are searching for a blog for parents, look for the authors that look believable, with similar problems and ways of living, which have kids that are the same age as your child. Avoid the ones with commercials and too many offers that you don’t need, as they may turn to be fake blogs, made only for selling products. Choose the ones that have many replies from other parents, with discussions, so you can hear some other opinions too, and to be sure of that blog is valid.

If you decide to write your own blog, try to choose topics that are not too common, if you want to have visitors. There are thousands of parenting blogs on the internet so it will be hard to write about something new. You can write about your own life for start, but try not to go too much in details. You can’t know who will read it.

Writing a blog can be a neat way to inform your family and friends about what is new in your family’s life without large phone bills. You can also post photos of you and your children, instead of sending them through the mail.

It may be a good idea to consult with other parents from New York that read or write blogs about topics that could be interesting to other parents, before starting your blog. Find tips on writing a blog on the internet. Many sites offer services of blogging, so it is not a problem for an average internet user now days to create a parenting blog.
 

At-Risk.org Staff