Blogging at the top of their game: Mining IQ Top Rated Blog Follow up
Posted: 11/25/2011 12:00:00 AM EST | 5
Best Mining Industry Blogs on Mining IQ
As follow-up to the well received article published by Mining IQ a few months ago specific to our top rated mining industry blogs, Mining IQ have pooled a group of ‘other’ handy and valuable mining industry blogs for your benefit.
Post the industry reception of that first article; we received many thanks, interested comments, suggestions and food for thought from many of you.
We decided to act on that goodwill and share with everyone the other suggested blogs that came back to us. After reviewing your suggestions to ensure that we also saw value in the blogs – I am happy to share them with you below.
In no particular order:
http://www.georelated.com/2011/11/3d-gis-from-desktop-to-web.html?spref=tw Outstanding GIS related blog. Great for newbies and experience GIS experts alike!
http://gbiminingintelligence.blogspot.com/ This blog uses worldwide mining equipment productivity and reliability data; benchmarking and analytics to provide objective insights on people, performance and potential. Useful and enjoyable insights in here.
http://veryspatial.com/ Not only is this a great blog but the crew responsible for it are also a really interesting bunch of experts who put out some interesting tweets as well. Look them up!
http://www10.giscafe.com/blogs/ I love the variety of content on this site. From GIS voice to GIS tutorials and more. A great range of content from the author and contributors.
http://globalminingsolutions.wordpress.com/2011/10/12/taking-a-lesson-from-corporate-it-overcoming-technology-creep/ A fairly new blog – but some great frank content. Very IT specific.
http://www.miningoilgasjobs.com.au/Our-Blog.aspx The AMMA miningoilandgasjobs.com blog provides a daily post aimed at helping people find jobs and plan careers in the Australian resource industry.
www.cherainemilburnbk.wordpress.com Cheraine’s blog takes an interesting stance across all things mining, engineering and geology. There is an interesting social responsibility and humanitarian spin which we enjoyed.
http://blog.lidarnews.com/ This blog is specific to mapping and surveying technology and innovation and best practice therein. Very specific – but good solid content.
http://min-eng.blogspot.com/ Great Blog specific to Minerals processing from Minerals Engineering International - jump online if this field is your area of expertise.
www.drillin.com.au The Queensland Resources Council Student Ambassadors have also joined the blogosphere, sharing their experiences in industry and at university, hosted on their careers marketing website to promote the many opportunities within the resources sector to other young people.
We hope you find these other great mining industry blog links useful. And of course – we welcome your ongoing commentary and feedback.
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