Top Blogging Software 0
The best blogs have a few things in common. They have a large number of followers and well written content. Although, there are other characteristics they have in common such as software, monetization, language, topics, background color and body typeface.
The blogging software used in each blog is the secret to its features and overall presentation. There are many applications available and they all have their advantages and disadvantages, which is why top blogs run on customized software. Heavy traffic sites often require customized tools and applications which is why the latter is often used by top blog sites.
Choosing the right application will depend on your needs and familiarity with the tools they offer. Below is a list of software available. Understanding them better and comparing them with your resources and needs will help you make the right decision when it comes to choosing the blogging software that is best for you.
Moveable Type is a common choice for most because it offers tools such as trackback, comments host, categorization and the likes. What sets it apart from the rest is its extensive customization options.
WordPress on the other hand is quite similar to Moveable Type. The only difference is that it is free. It can also be customized and there are quite a number of themes that can be installed to personalize the look of the blog.
Other services such as Blogger, MySpace and TypePad are also used by other top blogs but they are have limited choices when it comes to customization, but they are easier to setup.
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