The popular online personal journal technology, which exploded on the Web only about five years ago, has now spread around the world, with Japanese the biggest bloggers, ahead of English-language bloggers and the rapidly growing Chinese blogging community according to Technorati, which tracks blog content.
Blogging has also exploded in politically repressed countries, with Iran’s Farsi language also scoring high and rising in blogging rankings, the San Francisco company said.
In its State of the Live Web report, Technorati said the number of blogs around the world surged from 8 million in March 2005 to more than 72 million last month.
Also, die Zahlen, die so durch die Gegend fliegen, unterscheiden sich ja dann doch um Größenordnungen voneinander. Man sollte überhaupt nie nur einer Firma allein vertrauen, die Zahlen unter die Leute bringt.
[gefunden via SmartMobs]