Edublogs

The World's largest education blogging platform, focused on teachers and students with educational support and features

Blogger

The original blogging platform, now owned by google, offering blogs to anyone

WordPress

A blogging platform focused on 'expressing yourself' and 'publishing'

Who is the service for?

Only for education?  

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Support from teachers  

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Class blog management  

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Academic functionality  

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A safe and secure environment?

Allows adult content?  

Absolutely no adult content

Allows adult content

Allows adult content

Privacy and safety  

No exposure to other blogs

'Next' button exposes random blogs

'Related Posts' links expose multiple other blogs

Allowed access?  

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Functionality and features

135+ Premium Themes  

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'Easy Blogging Interface'  

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Embed javascript  

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Extra plugins  

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Upgrades  

$3 p/month - which allows you to upgrade 50 free student blogs too

No upgrades - simple basic service

$100+ per individual blog for the same features as Edublog Pro users

Advertising  

Limited (free only) can be turned off on 50 blogs by one Pro upgrade

Integrated with Google Adsense - advertising promoted and encouraged

Ads on all blogs unless you are logged in, costs $30 per blog to turn off

Help and Support

Full documentation  

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Access to forums  

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Premium email support  

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Telephone support  

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Customized webinars  

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Classroom tools

Threaded discussions  

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Video comments  

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Forums  

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Community wikis  

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Friends & Messages  

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Blog and user management tools

Create blogs & users  

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Manage blogs & users  

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Batch create blogs  

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Super admin control  

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Full MySQL Exports  

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Custom themes, custom plugins, LDAP integration and other functionality

Upload custom themes  

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Custom plugins  

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SSL Certification  

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LDAP & integration  

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Request new features  

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So, what's the next step?

start a free edublog

start a pro edublog

contact us about campus