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Small Biz Blogging Joins The Marketing Mix

More than 40,000 new blogs a day join the millions that are already online, and a small but growing number of these are small businesses looking for new ways to reach potential customers.
Blogging is growing so fast it's hard to get a handle on the numbers. Recently, BusinessWeek estimated that there were nearly 9 million blogs out there, a number that is growing at the rate of a whopping 40,000 per day. Of course, the majority of these are personal, not business-related, but blogging is beginning to catch on in businesses large and small as well. A survey of small business owners by HP earlier this year found that