State of the Blogosphere

"The state of the blogosphere is strong." David Sifry, who founded the leading blog search engine Technorati, has posted some key figures:

- The blogosphere is doubling in size every 5 and a half months
- A new weblog is created every second of every day
- 9% of new blogs are spam or machine generated
- Technorati tracks about 1.2 Million new blog posts each day, about 50,000 per hour

Read the full report: State of the Blogosphere, February 2006 Part 1: On Blogosphere Growth.

Link via Micro Persuasion.

Image source: State of the Blogosphere, February 2006 Part 1: On Blogosphere Growth. Sifry.com

1 comment:

  1. Well, how about the State of Med-Blogosphere?

    It is pretty clear that the challenges of Grand Rounds have risen over the threshold of tolerance. The list keeps getting longer and longer. Seems like we need some real action to make it work:

    Grand Rounds: Has Med-Blogosphere Outgrown This Format ?

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