Bloggers will tend to write about blogging, some even evangelising about how it will take over traditional publishing. However, there clearly is more notice being taken of blogs in the mainstream media. They are increasingly quoted, they are a force in breaking news, and there are a host of blog search and metric tools.

These are from Info Today.

Technorati
Blogdex
Blogdigger
Blogpulse
bloogz
BlogCatalog
Daypop
Fagan Finder
Feedster
PubSub
Feedshake