Infographic: 81 percent of bloggers never make $100
That's one of the many interesting facts in this comprehensive look at the state of the blogosphere.
There is an estimated 31 million bloggers in the United States.
That might make you wonder: Who are they? Which platforms do they use? Do they make money?
Lucky for you, a new infographic from Blogging.org has the answers.
Sixty percent of bloggers are men; 40 percent are women.
Which platforms do they use?
Wordpress: 43 percent
Blogger: 35 percent
Tumbler, TypePad and Posterous: 16 percent
Other: 6 percent
Do companies blog?
Sixty percent of businesses have blogs, but 65 percent haven't updated theirs in a year or more. Thirty-five percent of companies update their blogs at
least once a month.
Is blogging profitable?
Only 8 percent of bloggers earn enough money to support a family. Eighty-one percent never make $100.
For more on the state of the blogosphere, take a look at the graphic:
(View a larger image.
Popularity: This record has been viewed 7772 times.
Ragan.com moderates comments and reserves the right to remove posts that are abusive or otherwise inappropriate.