Blog Storm

A slang term that describes the use of blogging to push an event or subject to mainstream news. A blog storm is when the blogospherecollectively writes thousands or more posts about a particular subject, topic or event, and as a result, the story is picked up by mainstream media and carried over to newspapers, television and radio.

See “The History of Blogging” in the Quick Reference section of Webopedia.

Vangie Beal
Vangie Beal
Vangie Beal is a freelance business and technology writer covering Internet technologies and online business since the late '90s.

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