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Social Media Quick Facts: Blogging

Here are some quick facts about Blogging. More stats on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube by clicking the links.

  • 77% of Internet users read blogs.
  • There are currently 133 million blogs listed on the leading blog directory Technorati.
  • 60% of bloggers are between the age of 18-44.
  • One in five bloggers updates their blogs daily.
  • Two-thirds of bloggers are male.
  • Corporate blogging accounts for 14% of blogs.
  • 15% of bloggers spend 10 hours a week blogging.
  • More than half of bloggers are married and/or parents.
  • More than 50% of bloggers have more than one blog.
  • Bloggers use an average of five different social sites to drive traffic to their blog.

Statistics from Technorati's State of the Blogosphere 2009.