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UBC Blogs is going social

UBC Blogs is going social. UBC Blogs is an university hosted weblogging platform designed to provide free individual or group webspace for the UBC community. In August 2010, social networking features were added to the UBC Blogs platform. In addition to blogs and websites, the new platform added the following features:

  • Groups - Public, private or hidden groups allow users to break the discussion down into specific topics
  • Forums - Full powered discussion forums built directly into groups allow for more conventional in-depth conversations
  • Activity Streams - Global, personal and group activity streams with threaded commenting, direct posting, favoriting and profile mentions (Read more...)