LiveJournal offers a strong community and has interactive polling and comments features, but its bland designs and unreliable service point you to Blogger instead.
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Venerable blogging service is launching the "social publishing group" to help elevate some of its most popular communities. And yes, cats and celebrities are among the topics being pushed.
LiveJournal bloggers finding their accounts hijacked can blame Hotmail accounts they let lapse, the blogger site says.
LiveJournal is part blog, part social network.
The staff cuts hit its San Francisco and Moscow offices, the company confirms after a rumor on Gawker hinted at a much more significant layoff.
Amid an outcry from the site's user base, staffers attempt to clarify why they suspended two accounts containing fan art of popular characters in sexual situations.
The blogging platform, owned by Russian media company SUP, will now be overseen by former Yahoo international business director Matthew Berardo.
Jason Shellen to be VP of product development at LiveJournal, a social network and blogging platform.
The service recently deleted at least two accounts housing drawings of imagined intimate encounters of popular fictional characters from the "Harry Potter" universe, and users cry foul.
LiveJournal gets sold to Russian media company SUP.