This post is to explain how to get your free typepad.com microblog. It isn't obvious when you are signing up for typepad that you actually can get a free account. In fact, if you belong to iautoblog.com, their video actually says it is a paid service only ... but you can set up a free account. Here is how you do it. go here: http://www.typepad.com/pricing click "sign up" on the $8.95 per month "plus" this takes you to "step 2", pick your blog subdomain and fill in other info, click submit next you are taken to fill out your billing information. forget this screen, don't fill in any information Go here: http://www.typepad.com/, you will see that you are already logged in. click to go to dashboard in the right column, under "manage my blogs", you will see "create your free blog" button. click it Voila, you have your free microblog. If you're building web2.0 linkwheels or using iautoblog, this should help you increase the size of your network. Typepad.com has almost 19 million pages indexed and PR8, so don't miss out!