I came across an infographic (yes, while browsing blogs) that I just have to share with you. Here is some persuasive evidence on the power of blogging for business. If you are still wondering why business should blog, read on.

Websites that blog typically have 97% more inbound links

Links are an important factor in search engine algorithms

61% of U.S. Consumers have made a purchase based on a blog post

Consumers enjoy learning about a company from their blog and a majority feel positive about a corporate brand after reading their blog

Most people read 5 to 10 blogs a day

Your customers are consuming blogs en masse

Companies with more than 51 blog articles experience a 77% lift in median monthly leads

Leads are the fuel for your website’s conversion engine

And here is the infographic, from the kind folks over at QuickSprout

Why Every Business Should Blog
Courtesy of: Quick Sprout