Technorati State of the Blogosphere: Pt. 3

  • Growth has been tremendous in the last 6 months: Technorati has tracked over 25 million tagged posts from January to July of 2005
  • About 300,000 posts with tags were tracked each day at the end of July
  • About a third of all blog postings use tags or categories
  • People are tagging more than blog posts: Popular services include tagging photos and links (social bookmarks)
  • About 12,000 unique tags are discovered each day
  • Tagging is growing in languages outside of English as well, including high adoption rates in Asian languages like Chinese and Japanese

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