Monday, April 23, 2007

The biggest social network you'll never see

The blogosphere is the biggest social network you'll never see. Recent studies suggested there're nearly 60 millions blogs existing in the blogosphere, and about 175,000 more crop up daily (that's about 2 every second).Here comes a fasnating map of interaction between bloggers from Discover Magazine. It's an extension of the work detailed in Matthew Hurst's Data Mining Blog. Social media expert Matthew Hurst recently collected link data for six weeks and produced this plot of the most active and interconnected parts of the blogosphere.

My question: who've done the estimation of the number of the blogs ?

No comments:

Post a Comment


~ 林徽因 · 馬雁散文集 · 蓮燈 ~ 馬雁 在她的散文《高貴一種,有詩為證》裡,提到「十多年前,還不知道林女士的八卦及成就前,在期刊上讀到別人引用的《蓮燈》」 覺得非常喜歡,比之卞之琳、徐志摩,別說是毫不遜色,簡直是勝出一籌。前面的韻腳和平仄的處理顯然高於戴...