Categories Random Trends Post author By Toni Post date November 2011 6 Comments on Trends Not 100% sure what to make of Google Trends, but I’m liking this chart. Like this:Like Loading... Tags google trends ← Sunset over Greenland → WordPress.com Bloggers Who Covered the Biggest News Stories of 2011 6 replies on “Trends” I like to show <a href="http://www.google.com/trends?q=wordpress%2C+%22movable+type%22&ctab=0&geo=all&date=all&sort=0" rel="nofollow">this one because it uncannily marks the crossover point as being in mid-2004, when there was the mass exodus to WordPress. i think this also interesting: (add tumblr to the mix) http://www.google.com/trends?q=wordpress%2C+blogs… Yep, Tumblr is getting very popular. Though it's a little bit apples and oranges because Tumblr is a social network and WordPress is a publishing platform. Toni – very interesting. What are the reference points for "A" "B" etc? How about adding Posterous to your mix? A,B are news events, you can see them if you click though to Google Trends. Posterous gets dwarfed: http://www.google.com/trends?q=wordpress%2C+blogs… […] Trends | toni.org. […] Leave a Reply to » Trends / Notes Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.