More than a third or 35% of online adults create content online, and 57% of teenagers 12-17 make their own content to post to the Web. Younger users and home broadband users are the most avid content creators, and most post their creations online …
Riding the Waves of “Web 2.0”
â€œWeb 2.0â€ has become a catch-all buzzword; the Pew Internet Project and Hitwise provide data to put it in perspective.
A national phone survey of bloggers finds that most are focused on describing their personal experiences to a relatively small audience of readers.
The Meaning of Blogging
Amanda Lenhart appeared with blogger Glenn Reynolds on the Kojo Nnamdi Show on NPR. She spoke about the role of blogs in the new information environment. The show can be accessed here.
Surfing for Fun
About 40 million Americans were browsing the web just for fun or to pass the time on a typical day in December 2005.