The evolution of the Blogger

Blogging. What had started as a live journal for those to express thoughts or feelings in an online-like diary for lonely people to nobody in particular has now grown into one of the most powerful aspects on the Internet. There are now many reasons why people use Blogs, to express interests, spread news, inform others of important topics on the internet, politics, entertainment and showbiz amongst thousand of other topics. Blogs are also quickly becoming for some a full-time job that pays the bills through advertising and sponsorship making some blogs millions.

This graphic by Flowtown illustrates a time line of where we’ve been and where we are now in the history of the Blog. Have Bloggers evolved their ultimate state as alternative journalists, public relations portals for businesses and venues for general time-wasting?

So where do you fit in?


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