Wednesday, October 24, 2007

Important Blogging Statistics


Here are a few statistics about blogging from the blog world expo taking place on November 8-9 in the Las Vegas convention center


- Over 12 million American adults currently maintain a blog.
- More than 147 million Americans use the Internet.
- Over 57 million Americns read blogs.
- 1.7 million American adults list making money as one of the reasons they blog.
- 89% of companies surveyed say they think blogs will be more important in the next five years.
- 9% of internet users say

they have created blogs .
- 6% of the entire US adult population
has created a blog .
- Technorati is currently tracking over
70 million blogs .
- over 120 thousand blogs are
created every day .
- There are over 1.4 million new blog posts
every day .
- 22 of the 100 most popular websites in the world
are blogs .
- 120,000 new blogs are
created every day .
- 37% of blog readers
began reading blogs in 2005 or 2006 .
- 51% of blog readers
shop online .
- Blog readers average
23 hours online each week .

1 comment:

Stephanie TS. said...

BlogWorld was amazing. The sessions were extremely interesting, and everybody was blogging live (except for me, I managed to forget the adaptor for my charger haha).

I'll be blogging soon about the details ;)