Global Voices Advocacy has released a manual that offers great tips on blogging for a cause. This manual discusses many tricks of the trade, such as circumventing internet filtering, use of online tools for social and political campaigns, anonymous blogging and much more. Blog for a Cause!: The Global Voices Guild of Blog Advocacy gives step by step instructions and advice on the most effective ways of incorporating blogs into social justice campaigns world wide.
There are several ways in which blogging can aid activists in achieving their goals. It is very useful as a quick and inexpensive tool for disseminating information and creating an online presence. Blogging is also an excellent way to help organize actions and events and to lobby those with decision making authority to support your cause.