However, LiveJournal differentiates itself from other blogging sites by its features of a self-contained community and some social networking features similar to other social networking sites.
Best of the Rest Blogging Sites
6. Quora – https:// is a question answer guide, where people like you and me ask question about any topic, and you will answered by the community. It is much like Yahoo and StackOverflow, but they have added blog functionality that is great. The best blog sites for questions answer type community.
7. Weebly – started in 2006 has been providing very extensive well-managed solutions for newbie’s. To create a blog website in Weebly, you can simply log on with your FaceBook account as well. With 100’s of professionally designed templates and superb website building experience, we have kept this great site in our list.
8. Edublogs – The World’s most popular education blogging service… Edublogs lets you easily create & manage student & teacher blogs, quickly customize designs and include videos, photos & podcasts – it is safe, easy and secure, probably the best blog sites on educational information and students from all around the world.
provides a fully-featured publishing platform for free. Blog by yourself or establish a writing community, all under an address that looks like – you.blog.com . It also offers free blog hosting with unlimited bandwidth for their free package, more benefits for paid members.
10. Tinypress – https://tinypress.co/ It is built upon GitHub and as we know GitHub provides free website hosting.
It has a simple looking interface, customizable themes and almost all the features that an HTML editor can provide. You also get an Android app to use Tinypress.
Tinypress was not free a while back but; now it is free for everyone. Any person with coding knowledge would find this useful, but it does not mean you cannot open a blog on it.
11. Wix – has been doing great in the recent past, and another addition to this list was needed due to our site visitors, who pushed us in reviewing and adding Wix to this list. Recently Wix has integrated Etsy shop via Wix’s App Market, where people can add apps according to requirements. Wix has great looking templates, and a many best blog sites have been created on it, that have made this platform another favorite.
12. HubPages – is bundle of blogging and social networking, it has all kind of content and started as an article network. It can be an advantage for newbie and first timers as it has well-maintained services that are mostly free, and you get to socialize with users that may also be looking for networking. With Hubpages, our list of best blog sites has got another boost up for new blogging enthusiast.
Yahoo Pulse – now closed
Now Yahoo has Tumblr, which is quite good and have large number of active users.
I am sure there are many more platforms that can be in his list but for now I have chosen these over some others.