Monday, April 17, 2006
FORTUNE 500 Business Blogging Wiki
daniela barbosa Monday, April 17, 2006
With the FORTUNE 500 2006 update comes an update to the FORTUNE 500 Business Blogging Wiki. According to the folks that run that wiki 27 (5.4%) of the FORTUNE 500 are blogging as of 4/4/06. Note, this site is user edited as it is a wiki. I have looked at this wiki before and it is useful (although some sort of flag-indicating that indeed there was an entry would be great as well as actual RSS headlines once you dive into the companies- although some like the Amazon profile seem to already do that). The promising thing in the long run is that they are working on creating a Business Blogging Index, comparing the stock performance of companies that blog with those that don't.
On a separate note-which of course makes me smile>>>when i was looking for the FORTUNE 500 list FORTUNE reports that there are more women running FORTUNE 500 companies this year than there were last year. Currently, 10 FORTUNE 500 companies are run by women (up from 9 last year), and a total of 20 FORTUNE 1000 companies have women in the top job (up from 19). you go girls....