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The late-2008 "State of the Geoblogosphere," including survey results.

The late-2008 "State of the Geoblogosphere," including survey results.

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  • 1. Rise of the Geoblogosphere Callan Bentley Rise of the Geoblogosphere 1/36
  • 2. Blog? Blogging? Blogger? Blogosphere? 2/36
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  • 26. Blogging platforms used N = 45 2% 2% 2% 9% 20% 64% Number of respondents 26/36
  • 27. N = 47 What do geobloggers do in real life? Number of respondents 27/36
  • 28. N = 47 What do geobloggers blog about ? Number of respondents
    • Also mentioned:
      • Hydrology
      • Chemistry
      • Sedimentology
      • Mining & Mineral deposits
      • Plate Tectonics
      • Technology / GIS
      • Hydrology
      • Physics
      • Petroleum
      • Economic Geology
      • Snow
      • Military
      • Science and religion
      • Engineering geology
      • Soils
      • Bitching and complaining
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  • 29. Map of the Geoblogosphere N = 47 Created with Google “My Maps” 29/36
  • 30. N = 46 When did they start geoblogging? 8 6 19 12 1 0 0 0 Green Gabbro NOVA Geoblog Highly Allochthonous All My Faults… 30/36
  • 31. modified from Marshall (2006) An analogy? 31/36
  • 32. One per day Average rate of posting Number of days geoblog has existed Number of posts N = 47 Average = 0.55 p/d Maximum = 3.60 p/d Minimum = 0.02 p/d The Dragon's Tales Green Gabbro Laelaps MiGeo NOVA Geoblog 32/36
  • 33. What do geobloggers like about the Geoblogosphere? 33/36 N = 45 Word cloud generated with Wordle.net
  • 34. What do geobloggers like about the Geoblogosphere? 33/36 N = 45
  • 35. What do geobloggers dislike about the Geoblogosphere? 34/36 N = 42 Word cloud generated with Wordle.net
  • 36. What do geobloggers dislike about the Geoblogosphere? 34/36 N = 42
  • 37. Why do geobloggers blog? 35/36 N = 46 Word cloud generated with Wordle.net
  • 38. Why do geobloggers blog? 35/36 N = 46
  • 39. Discover magazine 36/36