This is how YBN can help. The site features a forum for communicating with others young bloggers, a resources section with blogging tutorials, and a YBN blog where anyone is able to guest post.
The Next Generation of Bloggers - ReadWriteWeb
June 13, 2008
The Youth Bloggers Network - for all you YA Librarians out there...
Although it's quite possible that there aren't that many "real" people reading blogs, for those that do become interested in the medium as a way to communicate with others, that participation often encourages people to transition from being a blog reader to setting up a blog of their own.