As a member of this Top 100 list, I was challenged by Chris Brown to post it, as a nice reference tool….

Here it is, courtesy of John Crickett, the originator of this list.

The Franchise King Blog comes in at #77

The blogs are listed in order of their Technorati rankings (T),

their Alexa rankings (A) are show as well. The rankings are correct at

the time of posting.

- Copy Blogger T: 36 A: 7,825
- Seth Godin T: 47 A: 10,314
- MicroPersuasion T: 169 A: 33,643
- How To Change The World T: 180 A: 14,709
- Duct Tape Marketing T: 215 A: 31,714
- Freelance Switch T: 312 A: 10,638
- A VC T: 1,226 A: 27,737
- Rough Type T: 1,253 A: 69,429
- Successful Blog T: 1,432 A: 44,935
- Small Business Canada T: 1,517 A: N/A
- David Allen, Getting Things Done T: 1,549 A: 53,592
- Springwise T: 1,913 A: 23,858
- Small Biz Trends T: 2,155 A: 63,364
- Fast Company T: 2,310 A: 12,141
- Instigator Blog T: 2,477 A: 58,816
- Occam’s Razor T: 2,548 A: 45,541
- Smart Wealthy Rich T: 2,879 A: 79,415
- eMoms At Home T: 3,443 A: 27,125
- Escape from Cubicle Nation T: 3,467 A: 202,751
- The Marketing Technology Blog T: 3,496 A: 47,038
- Business Pundit T: 3,724 A: 114,669
- The Engaging Brand T: 4,404 A: 433,644
- Influential Marketing Blog T: 4,779 A: 98,886
- Drew McLellan – The Marketing Minute T: 4,820 A: 129,669
- The Digerati Life T: 4,873 A: 53,353
- Success From The Nest T: 4,908 A: 95,008
- Business Blog Consulting T: 5,186 A:237,901
- Church Of The Customer T: 5,576 A: 250,201
- Todd And T: 5,643 A: 161, 019
- Net Business Blog T: 5,936 A: 36,107
- Don Dodge on The Next Big Thing T: 6,583 A: 92,784
- Bootstrapper T: 7,497 A: 50,304
- About.com Entrepreneurs T: 7,797 A: N/A
- Blogtrepreneur T: 7,897 A: 53,011
- Branding & Marketing T: 8,200 A: 710,326
- Simplenomics T: 10,252 A:288,753
- Freelance Folder T: 10,543 A: 63,590
- Business Opportunities Weblog T: 11,018 A: 16,213
- HELLO, My Name Is Blog T: 11,395 A: 422,218
- Self Made Minds T: 11,704 A: 39,719
- Sox First T: 12,894 A: 994,161
- Young Go Getter T: 14,239 A: 45,373
- Trust Matters T: 15,462 A: 58,403
- Small Biz Survival T: A: 18,074 A: 875,069
- The Personal MBA T: 19,207 A: 142,649
- The Entrepreneurial Mind T: 21,958, A: 155,166
- Blog Business World T: 23,025 A: 252,405
- Working At Home On The Internet T: 23,247 A: 423,900
- Biz Informer T: 24,631 A: 904,745
- EmpowerWomenNow T: 25,837 A: 117,085
- Biz Plan Hacks T: 27,048 A: 1,335,732
- CreateBusinessGrowth T: 32,949 A:197,290
- Business Opportunities and Ideas T: 33,205 A: 282,805
- The KISS Business T: 35,496 A: 621,082
- Startup Spark T: 35,747 A: 386,949
- Buzzoodle Buzz Marketing Blog T: 41,092 A: 467,418
- MindPetals T: 41,714 A: 128,487
- Marketing Deviant T: 43,764 A: 281,072
- Go Big Network T: 44,842 A: 25,303
- Cool Business Ideas T: 49,679 A: 187,126
- Neville’s Financial Blog T: 52,048 A: 140,296
- Atlantic Canada’s Small Business Blog :T 52,589 A: 795,253
- College Startup T: 53,143 A: 184,398
- Reflections Of A Biz Driven Life T: 79,365 A: 361,398
- Branding Blog T: 93,462 A: 1,110,518
- Carnival Of The Capitalists T: 93,462 A: 1,897,375
- Young Entrepreneur T: 104,933 A: 26,491
- Marketing Genius T: 132,066 A: 2,222,119
- Better For Business T: 137,774 A: 590,797
- The Small Business Blog T: 140,824 A: 577,490
- Focused Mind T: 162,356 A: 520,971
- Small Business Tips T: 166,367 A: 74,005
- Lifes Perspective T: 194,358 A: 179,801
- Business Opportunities Blog T: 199,700 A: 832,678
- The Savvy Entrepreneur T: 224,227 A: 391,147
- Egg Marketing Blog T: 231,062 A: 740,867
- The Franchise King Blog T: 273,240 A: 520,732
- Small Business Entrepreneur T: 317,977 A: 883,094
- The Great Startup Game T: 331,293 A: 421,492
- Work At Home Start Up Guide T: 345,597 A: 1,190,178
- Dorm Room Biz T: 360,865 A: 957,072
- Startup Blog T: 377,609 A: 2,552,189
- Open Innovators T: 395,824 A: 1,230,257
- Get Entrepreneurial T: 437,475 A: 446,085
- Bplans Blog T: 437,475 A: 1,373,525
- Stuff4Restaurants T: 461,534 A: 298,982
- Canadian Entrepreneur T: 484,461 A: 237,901
- Strategize T: 487,964 A: 2,856,731
- The Marketing Spot T: 587,893 A: 2,550,840
- The Ravings Of A Mad Entrepreneurial Scientist T: 587,893 A: 566,836
- More Than We Know T: 871,446 A: 2,964,420
- Solo Entrepreneur T: 1,212,405 A: 471,491
- Stuff4Business T: 1,391,575 A: 298,982
- Consultant Journal T: 4,262,598 A: 667,342
- Startup Addict Musings T: 4,446,976 A: 1,03390,690
- Edith Yeung T: 8,911,336 A: 125,290
- Boostrap Me T: 8,911,336 A: 550,348
- The Selling Sherpa T: Not Listed A: 772,292
- BizzBangBuzz T: Not Listed A: 1,484,797
- The Freestyle Entrepreneur T: Not Listed A: 1,519,518

Here is how John defined his list:

"I define a Business blog as one that provides business ideas,

advice, commentary or feedback on business in general. I’ve excluded

any site that I feel is primarily a news based site or that is merely

posting content from other sources. I’ve also excluded sites that are

too new or have not been updated for over a month."

Chris Brown says

October 28, 2007 at 7:07 pmThanks for accepting the challenge. Hey, you’re in Cleveland! I didn’t realize you were local — I’m just 40 some minutes south in Hudson.

Chris