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: