SUMMARY OF KEY FINDINGS The 2010 edition of State of the Blogosphere finds blogs in transition—no longer an upstart community, now with influence on mainstream narratives firmly entrenched, with bloggers still searching for the next steps forward.Bloggers’ use of and engagement with various social media tools is expanding, and the lines between blogs, micro-blogs, and social networks are disappearing.
Welcome to Technorati’s State of the Blogosphere 2011 report.
You will need to go back to your profile and click on “Check Claim.” You then have to put the code that they give you into a new post on your blog so that it can crawl it and verify.
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60% indicate they spend less than three hours a week blogging, yet half of hobbyists respond individually to comments from readers.
Because 72% blog to speak their minds, their main success metric is personal satisfaction (61%).