A fun part of blogging is all the finding and building of the little applications, widgets and tools into your site. After a flurry of new add ons 1-2 years ago, not much fresh has popped up. Or at least so it seems. Whether this is for a lack of development is up for depart. It may just be that there is too much out there now to find something relevant to you is burdonsome. Or, after a while a form of group think emerges. The blogs you read and the tools you use all become a kind of a closed social norm and so you don't wander to other parts of the web where people are using totally different things.
Or, maybe all the developers are following the money and focusing on Facebook applications.
Me, I'm kicking it old school and focusing applications on my blog. I'm up for a binge of applications this weekend and will run through the list posted on ouroboros of 5000+ tools for doing stuff online to see what pops out.
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