In the UK, blogs are starting to party blogs now outweigh the performance of the official party sites. Guido also said that he once believed that blogger could never earn money. Now, from his experience, he reckons that once a blog gets to about 100,000 visits a month, it has the potential for a blogger to earn the equivalent of a junior journalist. He reckons he is now a full time blogger: 40+ hours a week.
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Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty