Category Archives: Typepad

TypePad launches in Russia

Russia

With the help of Pierre Mechentel, TypePad launches in Russia under 4 different portals: Blogmania, WomanJournal, drjblogs and ITNovosti. More to come soon, Six Apart already has more than 300 000 Live Journal blogs in Russia.

Word 2007 compatible with TypePad and MovableType

More at Joe Friend: the next version of MS Word supports ATOM. Thanks for your support, Julien, here is where part of it originated.

updated: Julien just tried and it works perfect with TypePad.

Six Apart launches TypePad widgets

We have just launched TypePad Widgets, TechCrunch has the story and the press release is below.

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Physicists from around the world blog on TypePad

Physicists from around the world use TypePad blogs to share their knowledge and research. Thanks, Sam.

Last Minute.com, La Stampa and MCM TV launch blogs on TypePad

Lastminuteblogs

We have recently launched new TypePad powered partnerships in Europe: Last Minute blogs (which will be soon available in 5 languages), La Stampa, Telenet, the TV Channel MCM, VNU DE and VNU NL.

Our other partnerships in Europe: Neuf Telecom (FR), Turboblog (FR), Le Monde (FR), VNUNet (FR), 01 Net (FR), Europe 2 (FR), Cadres OnLine (FR), Psychologies (FR), Club-Internet (FR), Noos (FR), VTX (Switzerland), Kataweb (IT), VNUNet U.K., Sport (FR), Senior Planet (FR), Radio Deejay (IT), Radio Deejay (IT).

17,5 million French know what a blog is !

Today, Mediametrie-Nielsen announced the very first survey of blogs, which they have done using a software-spy (with the user agreement !) on 8000 computers around France. They compare the data collected using a phone survey of 12 000 people…

If you speak French, I podcasted the Internet head of Mediametrie, Fran├žois-Xavier Hussherr.

Here are the numbers in October 05:

-73% of French internet users know what a blog is, 9 web user on 10 of 15-24 age know blogs.

-blogs are read by 3 web users on 10, or 6,7 million french, or 28% of French internet users

-1 on 10 have created a blog or 2 271 000 french people or 9,3% french internet users

-8 bloggers on 10 are less than 24 years old

-the three first blogging platforms

1. Skyblog

17,5% of internet users or 3 428 000 French people have read a Skyblog

2. Six Apart

11,3% of internet users or 2 212 000 French people have read a Six Apart blog (TypePad, Live Journal, U-blog)

3. Over blog

9,3% of internet users or 1 815 000 French people.

Six Apart blogs are 15 times more read than Skyblog in average per blog

-Skyrock has 3 428 000 internet readers and today they announce 3 376 941 blogs, that is around 1 reader per created blog

-Six Apart has 2 271 000 internet users who read around 150 000 Six Apart blogs in France (we don’t communicate the split per brand or the exact number so you will have to trust me on this one) which is 15 readers in average per blog and our blogs are read by 15 times more readers than Skyblog.

TypePad in the top 100 of the 2005 best products of the year

PCWorld.com has selected TypePad as #82 in the top 100 Best Products of 2005. Thanks, Yann, for having pinged me.

French Senior site Senior Planet launched blogs

Seniorplanet-1Senior Planet is a well known French Senior media on the web and they just launched their blogs. We are proud to be the technology behind 17 partners around Europe (they offer blogs in “white label” on TypePad), Neuf Telecom (FR), Turboblog (FR), Le Monde (FR), VNUNet (FR), T-Online (DE), 01 Net (FR), Europe 2 (FR), Cadres OnLine (FR), Psychologies (FR), Club-Internet (FR), Noos (FR), VTX (Switzerland), Kataweb (IT), VNUNet U.K., Sport (FR), Senior Planet (FR) and Radio Deejay (IT)

Leading Italian Radio Deejay launches blogs

DeejayRadio Deejay is #1 radio on the Youth audience in Italy and just launched their blogs. We are proud to be the technology behind 16 partners around Europe (they offer blogs in “white label” on TypePad), Neuf Telecom (FR), Turboblog (FR), Le Monde (FR), VNUNet (FR), T-Online (DE), 01 Net (FR), Europe 2 (FR), Cadres OnLine (FR), Psychologies (FR), Club-Internet (FR), Noos (FR), VTX (Switzerland), Kataweb (IT), VNUNet U.K., Sport (FR), Senior Planet (FR) and Radio Deejay (IT)

The French Sport weekly free publication launches blogs

Sport.FrThe weekly free title on sports, Sport, just launched their blogs. We are proud to be the technology behind 15 partners around Europe (they offer blogs in “white label” on TypePad), Neuf Telecom (FR), Turboblog (FR), Le Monde (FR), VNUNet (FR), T-Online (DE), 01 Net (FR), Europe 2 (FR), Cadres OnLine (FR), Psychologies (FR), Club-Internet (FR), Noos (FR), VTX (Switzerland), Kataweb (IT), VNUNet U.K. and Sport.