Looks like Harry Potter is the most popular person in blogs and gadget blogs like Boing Boing and Engadget are No.1 and No.2 in the Blog Universe
The blog trend-discovery site BlogPulse published a variety of lists noting the popularity of blogs and issues people checked out through 2005. In a statement, BlogPulse listed top blogs, people, news sources, and other categories. The lists are based on “citations, links or references in blog posts.” Blogs Boing Boing and Engadget were one and two among all blogs in the list.Fantasy trumped politics in the top ten people and personalities list. Harry Potter was the most popular person, fueled by the theater debut of “Goblet of Fire.” President George Bush and the late Pope John Paul II were second and third, with tabloid fodder Brittney Spears and Michael Jackson behind them.