Blogosphere Trends + Encouraging Comments

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This column is written by Kimberly Turner from Regator (a great tool that gathers and organizes the world’s best blog posts). The fact is, most of us are lurkers by nature. That’s why, as we look at this week’s ten most-blogged-about stories (trends provided, as always, by Regator ), we’ll also pick up some tips on how to encourage readers to interact with content: 1. You can find her on Twitter @kimber_regator.

Blogosphere Trends + Effective Calls to Action

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To give you some examples of these tips in action, I’ll use blog posts about the last month’s most-blogged-about stories, according to Regator (they are, in order: Japan , Libya , SXSW , Charlie Sheen , March Madness , AT&T , Elizabeth Taylor , St. You know that most of your readers are lurkers, but how do you lure them out to become an active part of your community? Reach her on Twitter @kimber_regator and get free widgets for your blog from Regator.