Media network began in June 2008 and has grown to more than 40 million unique users across 45 blogs and social media sites.
listed the blog Boing Boing, which features observations on anything, as the world's most popular.
The important thing is targeting," says Technorati
Japan Marketing Manager Fumi Yamazaki.
operates similarly, allowing authors of blog entries to assign tags to their own content and to decide which categories provide the best fit and chances of their article being found by the right people.
I keep an eye on Technorati
personally via an RSS feed that appears on my desktop whenever a blog publishes something about Duke.
At the end of July, Technorati
tracked more than 14.
, a blog search engine and measurement firm, calls blogs a personal journal on the web and says the power of weblogs is that they allow millions of people to easily publish their ideas and millions more to comment on them.
-- which tracks blogs, including newspaper ones -- today released the first part of its annual report on the "State of the Blogosphere.
is the most cited source, saying there are currently more than 55 million bloggers worldwide.
com/ Clusters search results Phrase Boolean search capability Detailed help Uses Clusty's search commands Very slow Note: Blogger Blog Search, Blogpulse (Intelliseek), and Technorati
can perform URL searches; Google Blog Search and Clusty Meta Blog Search cannot.
Similarly, Lauer assigns "Technorati
tags"--such as Google Earth, Gmail or MapBuilder--to the topic of each entry in his Education/Technology blog, so the Technorati
blog-indexing tool will compile his thoughts on various subjects, and report them with other items given the same tags.