Tips for Naming your Blog

This post provides some links that will help you decide on a name for a new blog. One of my favorite resources here is the last one, Namethingy. It might help you, once you’ve decided on a general theme. If it doesn’t help you, it will at least make you laugh.

The History of Blogging: Note that alternate histories of blogging exist. See this infographic.

Take a look at the Oxford English Dictionary records of the use of Weblog and eventually “Blog.”

How to Pick the Perfect Name for your Blog or Startup:

10 Quick Tips for Naming your Blog

Technorati’s top 100 most popular blogs list:

Five Blog Naming Basics:

Name Thingy:

About npiasecki

Instructor of Composition and Rhetoric at the University of Colorado Denver, specializing in 21st century skills, research, and creative nonfiction. Director of the Denver Writing Project, a local site of the National Writing Project's professional network for K through College educators.
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