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The Complete Idiot's Guide® To Facebook® by Joe Kraynak, Mikal E. Belicove

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What Are Notes Exactly?

Notes are Facebook’s answer to blogging. If you’re not all that sure what blogging is all about, think of it as journaling or keeping a diary, with two primary differences:
Blogging is public (usually). When you post a blog entry, it appears online where anyone can look at it. Facebook’s Notes feature can give you more privacy than a typical blog because, by default, only your Facebook friends are privy to what you post.
Blogging is interactive. People can comment on your blog entries if you let them, and usually you want to let them because, well, that’s sorta the point of blogging—you post something and it sparks discussion. Blogging is all about creating an open forum where people can freely exchange information, ...

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