Growth of Blogosphere – April 2006
Here is Dave Sifry’s latest State of the Blogosphere numbers. This is probably the most authentic numbers one can find about blogs.
There are over 35.3 Million blogs
The blogosphere is doubling in size every 6 months
It is now over 60 times bigger than it was 3 years ago
75,000 new weblogs created every day. A new one every second.
19.4 million bloggers (55%) are still posting 3 months after their blogs are created
1.2 Million blogposts are posted each day, about 50,000 per hour