Characteristics of North American Bird Blogs: Month and Year Initiated
(1) The first bird blog appeared in February 2002, the most recent in November 2006.The following early pioneers of the bird-blog genre are listed in the order in which they were first published (month and year):
(2) Fully 75 percent of current blogs have been in existence only since March 2005.
(3) One-half (50 percent) of the now-active blogs started publishing in the past year (i.e., since November 2006), a growth of 100 percent in one year!
(4) One-quarter (25 percent) of the active blogs have debuted since March 2006.
Are there any other bird-bloggers out their who can trace the origins of their blog to pre-December 2003?
Birds Etcetera(February 2002) Bird the Planet(July 2002) Operation Migration - In the Field(November 2002) Swampblog(June 2003) 10,000 birds(August 2003) Birdwatch(August 2003) The Urban Pantheist(September 2003) My Birding Journal(November 2003)
Labels: North American bird blogs