State of the blogosphere

August 2nd, 2005

David Sifry posts on the state of the blogosphere and reports that the data reveals, among other things, that

  • The blogosphere continues to double about every 5.5 months
  • A new blog is created about every second, there are over 80,000 created daily
  • About 55% of all blogs are active, and that has remained a consistent statistic for at least a year
  • About 13% of all blogs are updated at least weekly