Technorati’s CEO Richard Jalichandra released a preview of their annual State of the Blogosphere report at Blogworld 2009.  The  “New Technorati” was announced which would allow bloggers to publish content directly to Technorati. This will allow the slightly less known bloggers to have the opportunity to get more recognition.  Some of the highlights from this years report included:

Monetization and Revenue

Professional bloggers monetize their blogs via:

17% say blogging is their primary income

68% increase in the number blogs with ad tags from 2008 to 2009

Brands In The Blogosphere:

One in three post reviews at least once a week

Corporates get paid to write for their companies

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40% of Professional Bloggers have worked in traditional media

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