The Forest2Market blog recently earned the #30 spot in Feedspot’s Top 75 Forest Blogs and Websites About Forestry. “The Best Forest blogs on the Planet” list pulls data from thousands of top forestry blogs across the globe and ranks them using search indices and social metrics. These blogs are ranked based on the following criteria:
- Google reputation and Google search ranking
- Influence and popularity on Facebook, twitter and other social media sites
- Quality and consistency of posts
- Feedspot’s editorial team and expert review
Feedspot is a browser-based RSS feed reader that delivers specified content to individuals as soon as it is published. RSS, which stands for Rich Site Summary, is a technology used on websites that allows readers to subscribe to the latest content available; this stream of new information is called an RSS feed. To subscribe to an RSS feed, users must utilize an RSS reader like Feedspot.
While many of the forestry blogs that made the top 75 on the list are extensions of universities, governmental agencies and non-government organizations (NGOS), the full list is representative of the entire cross-section of the global forestry and forest products industry. Other prominent forestry-related blogs in the top 30 of the list include Resolute Forest Products, American Forest Foundation, National Association of State Foresters, the U.S. Forest Service video log and Oregon Department of Forestry.