Archinect - News 2014-04-20T19:52:50-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/22612574/the-new-archinect-blogging-platform-is-now-live The New Archinect Blogging Platform is Now Live! Paul Petrunia 2011-10-03T14:02:00-04:00 >2012-10-15T18:43:11-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/b5/b5f22mpfw7ytsrpw.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> <em><strong>The A+D blogging platform with a built-in audience.</strong></em></p> <p> We're excited to announce the launch of our <a href="http://archinect.com/blogs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">new blogging platform</a>. As many of you are aware, Archinect has been hosting hundreds of <a href="http://archinect.com/blogs/directory/1090/school" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">incredible school blogs</a>, for the last many years, providing a unique insight into architecture programs around the world. The system we were using was basic and difficult to use, to say the least, so we undertook the project of completely overhauling this system, and opening up the blogging platform to all members of the A+D community to start and manage a blog that reflects each persons own distinct interests, skills and experience.</p> <p> At the moment, there are 6 different types of blogs:</p> <ul><li> <a href="http://archinect.com/blogs/directory/1090/school" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>school blogs</strong></a> (by students, instructors, faculty, etc.)</li> <li> <strong><a href="http://archinect.com/blogs/directory/1091/professional" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">professional blogs</a></strong> (discussing issues related to the practice and/or business of our industries)</li> <li> <a href="http://archinect.com/blogs/directory/1095/travel" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>travel blogs</strong></a> (consider it your online shared moleskine)</li> <li> <a href="http://archinect.com/blogs/directory/1092/design" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>design blogs</strong></a> (covering issues related to design)</li> <li> <a href="http://archinect.com/blogs/directory/1093/technical" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>technical blogs</strong></a> (nerdy stuff, like CAD t...</li></ul>