Jorn Barger Knows Blogs, in fact he created them. According to Jorn: “A true weblog is a log of all the URLs you want to save or share. (So del.icio.us is actually better for blogging than blogger.com.)
Here is the link to his WIRED interview where he lists Top 10 Tips For New Bloggers. It is a great list even for those of us who have been at it for a while.