If you’re not in the biz, you probably don’t know Techmeme. But it’s kind of the arbiter of what’s important in technology.
When I wrote full-time at VentureBeat, I would “get a Techmeme” from time to time. It’s not a big deal, but it’s something that some publications (TechCrunch especially) take very seriously.
So I was pumped to get a mention for some of my work at Forbes just recently. Frankly, I had no idea the Techmeme editors even looked at Forbes.
As you can see, most of the publications Techmeme cites are tech blogs: