A blog that focuses primarily on cool links that the author has found, as opposed to original content such as essays. Arguably the original form; Jorn Barger, the coiner of the term "weblog," intended it to mean a log of his Web surfing. Barger's blog Robot Wisdom
, one of the oldest, still follows this format. Many Power Law Blogs
have this form, often embellished with commentary. (The most pronounced example may be Instapundit
who has a habit of potholing his links with cryptic descriptions like Heh.
Not to be confused with Link's blog