Onestopblogs: Spreading the word about English language teaching and training
Onestopblogs brings together blogs from throughout the English language teaching community. Featuring blogs from the best teachers, trainers and linguists on the web, onestopblogs is the portal for news, views, tips and trends in the world of ELT.
A service for teachers
It can be hard to keep up with the latest methodologies and technologies in ELT and how they are being used in the classroom. One way to stay in the know is by subscribing to some good, authoritative blogs. But keeping track of them all can be hard work. Now, thanks to onestopblogs, you can read all the best ELT blogs in one place.
Onestopblogs currently brings together over 120 of the most varied and interesting blogs in the ELT community, covering everything from Exams and ESP to teacher training and technology. Look out for specialist blogs from authors and academics such as David Crystal, Pete Sharma, Lindsay Clandfield and Nik Peachey.
A service for bloggers
You can reach new audiences by making sure your blog is listed on onestopblogs. So please join us by sending your blog to the onestopenglish team. Of course if you object to having your blog listed, please let us know and we will take it down immediately.
Explore onestopblogs today
Onestopblogs collects data from all of the listed blogs and then does useful and interesting things with that data. Here are just some of its features:
Top stories: Stories that are being discussed on several blogs are brought together on the homepage, making it easy to see what’s new.
Latest posts: Keep up-to-date with the latest thoughts from our bloggers, all on one page.
Publications: Find out which books and academic papers are creating a buzz in the blogosphere.
Search or filter: Use the Search function or filter blogs and posts by your own specialist subject or field; from business and exams to teacher training, technology and linguistics.
Submit a blog: Put your own blog forward for inclusion or suggest a blog that you like.
Setting up your own blog
The best way to become part of the onestopblogs community it to set up your own blog! This is very easy to do. There are lots of blog platforms you could use, but three that offer the platform, domain name and hosting for free are:
- Blogger: https://www.blogger.com/start
- WordPress: http://wordpress.com/
- TypePad: http://www.typepad.com/