18 Blogs Responsible For The 100 Most Popular Blog Posts Of 2006: BuzzMetrics
The top blog post - based on the number of inbound links from other blogs between January 1 and November 30, 2006 - was mother.livejournal.com's petition against changes in the livejournal interface, which was linked to in 801 posts by 786 other blogs.
Crooks and Liars's posts on Stephen Colbert's monologue at the White House, and Keith Olbermann commentary on Rumsfeld, were the number 2 and 3 posts, respectively. The Colbert post was linked to in 622 posts on 603 blogs, and the Olbermann was linked to in 359 posts on 340 blogs. Crooks and Liars had a total of 4 entries in the top 10 most linked to posts.
David Sifry, founder and CEO of blog-search engine Technorati, had the fourth most popular post, with his August 2006 post on state-of-the-blogosphere report. The post was linked to in 339 posts on 298 blogs. Two more posts of Sifry's monthly state of the blogosphere also ranked in top 10.
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