The news is good for company execs who are looking to add some style and panache to their business blogs: It's never been easier to add rich media applications, such as audio and video, to your blog and start reeling in more readers. Plus, even more robust options for your blog are continually rolling out, courtesy of the wunderkinds from the geek-o-sphere.
Want to build a Facebook-style social network around your blog with a simple plug in? Looking to custom design your blog, just the way you want it, in minutes, with absolutely no programming experience? Piece of cake.
To get you from here to there, the following roundup of the latest tools will make the ride quick, easy and ridiculously inexpensive.