I have been thinking about something that Gruber posted, Tablets are waiting for their Movable Type. He and Singer are right, Movable Type and other blogging engines dramatically lowered the barrier, but that wasn’t the only reason things took off. It’s nice to think that people would blog to blog, but its likely that the explosion of content and blogs came because there was an audience. That audience was delivered by blog aggregators like Bloglines.
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