Have you ever kept a handwritten diary or created a blog? In this section, you are going to learn how to do something similar by creating a journal in Mahara and by writing journal entries. You are not going to publish these journal entries yet, that will come later.
In the past, the journals in Mahara were referred to as blogs, which I am sure many of you are familiar with as a term. It seemed like a good match given that blogs are widely considered to be a form of online diary.
In fact, the word blog derives from the combined words web and log , for example:
web + log = weblog
Think of a log as in:
"Captain's Log, Stardate 43198.7. The Enterprise remains in standard orbit ....".
Whilst this is ...