Matt’s Cuppa Makes The Press On Blog Action Day
Posted by telecommatt on October 24, 2007
Here are some of the Minnesota-based blogs participating in Blog Action Day
First of all, thank you to everyone who read my articles for all the encouragement. Pulling together three articles for the same day on top of my day job was probably insane and I’ll probably think twice before trying that again! I got great responses from all, though, and I’ve already signed up for the email list for Blog Action Day 2008.
If you check out their website, Blog Action Day has some statistics up about the event. Very impressive!
20,603 Blog Participated
23,327 Blog Posts (Google Blog Search)
14,631,038 RSS Readers
Further down the page, under the Press section, you’ll see Minneapolis paper, the Star Tribune, listed as having covered Blog Action Day in the press. The ‘Strib ran a well-written article by Randy A. Salas on Blog Action Day that featured quotes by local Minnesota bloggers, myself included.
On a side note, there is a Quotes section of the Blog Action Day page that lists a few select quotes from articles around the web. At the very top is a quote attributed to Nora Paul, director of the Institute for New Media Studies at the University of Minnesota. Not to take any credit away, but that quote is actually from me…