Back when I was blogging for b5media, we were having a discussion at one point about how to get more comments on our blogs. Blogger extraordinaire Liz Strauss shared her experience that she deliberately left posts “open-ended”, even “incomplete”. She pointed out that if you say everything there is to say on a subject, you leave little room for others to comment.
This topic came up again in Sunday night’s #blogchat session on Twitter. In particular, this thread:
I take no credit for the idea – I was just the first to go put it into action:
Fascinating experiment. Comments welcome.