If you think this number is surprising, consider that MSN Spaces, Microsoft’s blogging engine launched just over two months ago, now boasts over 10 million blogs!
Asia Wall Street Journal’s Jeremy Wagstaff has tree mapped the results and it is interesting to see the breakdown between the ‘Anglosphere’, Asia, and the rest. Asia is catching up fast and as Jeremy notes
Asians are blogging in their own languages in huge numbers, roughly equal to the â€˜Anglophoneâ€™ world, and yet thereâ€™s very little crossover between these groups, or even among them. Worthy of a closer look, methinks.
Strangely, there was no mention in the report of the 300+ Irish blogs!