Internet Blog Serial Number which is the full form of IBSN. It is a unique number to give the blogs a unique identity. It is a ten digit number that is unique for every blog. The IBSN has a lot of advantages . Therefore, there is a need to implement it universally.
The advantage of having a blog is already known to everyone who owns a business. Here are some of of the advantages of IBSN:
Helpful In Record Making
The blog publishers do not have to use complex strategies to make a record of all the blogs they have published. Moreover, it is also helpful to the users track and reference the blogs that they wish to use. It will also bring authenticity and credibility to the blogs since there will be a record of it available on the internet.
Helpful To The Publisher
The publisher, the author or the readers can easily assess the number of times the blog is being referred by researchers or papers all over the world and can earn easy profits from it.
Helpful To Organize Information In The Internet
There are thousands of blogs that are available on the internet. It is really difficult to maintain the database their names or authors. However, with the help of the IBSN, the database can be easily made. Additionally, the blogs can be easily found when someone wants them.
Helpful To The Readers
When looking for the same blog that you referred once, it is really difficult to find the right one because there are many available on the internet. Sometimes you are unable to find the correct link, sometimes the topic and much more. However, you can use the IBSN of the blog to look for it on the internet as per your liking.
There are a lot of uses of IBSN; however, in some places, it is not mandatory to have an IBSN issued for the blogs that are being published. Since this is a worldwide accepted number, it is important to implement it on all the writers.
Here is how that can be done:
All Governments Should Make It Compulsory
The first step always has to be taken by the government. Hence the government needs to make the implementation of IBSN compulsory. They should give strict guidelines to all the authors and blogging sites not to publish the blogs unless the author gets an IBSN.
The reason some of the authors do not get an IBSN could be the high cost. Afterall, blogging on the internet is to spread knowledge for free. Therefore, if the cost of issuing the unique number will be lessened, there will be more blog publishers and authors willing to take the numbers.
Mandatory For International Recognition
IBSN should be made mandatory if the blog writers want their blogs to be recognized internationally. However, the charges can be made nominal so that more and more people are willing to take it up.
These are a few ways that can be used to make the publishers and writers issue IBSN. The reason to make it the compulsory thing is that it is very helpful and also it brings uniformity in the system.