Blotter Graph – Tracking Your Technorati Authority

Using a service called ‘Blotter’ it is easy to embed your level of authroity from Technorati into you blog. We are not sure if this is a good idea or not but it does make for a quick and easy reference page so you can log your blogs growth or decline. Blotter is a new service from Dapper that graphs a blog’s popularity over time. The popularity statistics are gathered from Technorati using the Dapper service.

Stats are based on Technorati Ranking over time (start date 05/08/07):

See the Blotter site for how to embed your own graph – its just a case of cutting and pasting one line of html.

See also Technorati’s guide to how it rates a blogs authority.

Author Bio

Andy is Professor of Digital Urban Systems at the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis at University College London.

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