Found on blogs it is a list of links to other blogs and Web sites that the blog author commonly references or is affiliated with. Blogrolls help blog authors to establish and build upon a their blogger community. In Web 1.0 terminology, a blogroll would be the equivalent of a list of hyperlinks on a personal Web page.
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(1) A slang term used to describe a blogger who doesn’t respond to blog comments left by people outside his or her own circle of blogger friends. (2) Written as BlogSnob, a free advertising exchange for blogs and personal sites.
A slang term used to describe a book that was derived from blog content.
In digital photography blooming is the term used to describe a signal charge from extremely bright pixels that results in over-saturated pixels. Blooming compares with over-exposure in film photography, and can occur in the entire image or only in parts of an image. See “A Quick Guide to Digital Cameras” in the Quick Reference section […]
- blue screen
A process used to blend together two or more images. Best known for weather broadcasts, blue screening works by placing an actor or image in front of a blue screen, applying a mask to identify the picture’s blue elements, and replacing them with another image, known as background. Blue was originally chosen because it best […]
- blue screen of death
Abbreviated BSOD, an error that can appear on computers running in a Windows environment. This includes even the earliest versions of Windows, such as Windows 3.0 and 3.1, and still occurs in later versions such as Microsoft Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows NT, and Windows 2000. Jokingly called the blue screen of death because when […]