In “Blog Exercises: How to Tag Posts,” I covered the basics of how to tag your posts.
The following blog exercise is a quiz to see how you would tag the following post.
- Read through the article on tagging posts for a review.
- Read the following fictional short story I wrote called “The Story of How a Blog Was Born.”
- Make a list of tags you would use for that post.
- Share your tag list in this post’s comments.
Be prepared to defend your choices. If you would like to discuss why someone used specific terms or phrases as tags, you are welcome to do so. That’s how we learn.
Her fingers trembled on the keys. I can do this, she thought, chewing her lip.
Site name. Name of site.
The pain of the moment struck her chest, pressing the air out with a wheeze. Curling around the pain, each click of the keyboard a Morse code of dread, she typed the name.
The “Get a Blog” blue button pulsed a beat then drifted across the screen. She smeared her left hand across her watering eyes and stabbed the button with the mouse in her right.
“An email is flying across the web to your email inbox. Please check it to verify your site registration.”
The gentle, lighthearted tone helped her breathe a little easier, An unexpected kindness. She switched to the email tab in her web browser and reloaded the page, her new-found patience serving her well…
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