2009 State Of The Blogosphere

Michael Arrington at TechCrunch posted highlights from the Technorati annual State of the Blogosphere report:

  • 72% of bloggers are hobbyists and blog for fun.
  • Of professional bloggers, only 10% blog 40 or more hours per week.
  • 2/3 of professional bloggers are male, and 60% are between 18 – 44 years old.
  • 74% of bloggers use Twitter, v. 14% of the general population. Their primary use of Twitter is to promote their blogs.

Here’s the link: 2009 State Of The Blogosphere: The Full BlogWorld Presentation.