Pew Internet & American Life Project (February 03, 2010)
By Amanda Lenhart, Kristen Purcell, Aaron Smith, Kathryn Zickuhr
Since 2006, blogging has dropped among teens and young adults
while simultaneously rising among older adults. As the tools
and technology embedded in social networking sites
change, and use of the sites continues to grow, youth may
be exchanging ‘macro-blogging’ for microblogging with status updates.