January 2011 Bar Bulletin
Blasting Off into the Blogosphere Community
By Robert W. Zierman
King County is home to some of the world’s most technologically advanced companies. Accordingly, it is no surprise that blogging has become part of our local legal community.1
However, it has remained just that, a part. This article will explain why more lawyers may want to enter the law-blogging community and to raise their comfort level to take the leap.
First, a blog, or “web log,” is a website used to publish the thoughts of its author online. The term “blawg” has developed to designate blogs related to the law. The benefits of blogging are many. They start internally and flow outward in the following order: