The Landscape of the Blogosphere

    July 21, 2006

The Pew Internet & American Life Project released a new survey that looks at the landscape of the blogosphere.

The Washington Post has a nice summary of the stats, but also has this killer quote…

“The average blogger is a 14-year-old girl writing about her cat,” said Alexander Halavais, an assistant professor of interactive communications at Quinnipiac University in Connecticut.

Darn it, I’m not even average!

Guy Kawasaki supplied his thoughts on the study and links to the pdf of the findings.


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