One of the most profound developments in the last 3-4 years on internet is the development and growth of weblogs (blogs). Technorati recently shared their research related to the blogosphere. Here’s some of their statistics (buckle your seatbelts):

  • Technorati now tracks over 27.2 Million blogs
  • The blogosphere is doubling in size every 5 and a half months
  • It is now over 60 times bigger than it was 3 years ago
  • On average, a new weblog is created every second of every day
  • 13.7 million bloggers are still posting 3 months after their blogs are created
  • Technorati tracks about 1.2 Million new blog posts each day, about 50,000 per hour
  • Over 81 Million posts with tags since January 2005, increasing by 400,000 per day

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