Pramit Singh gives a comprehensive overview of blogging history – and the blogging scene – in India.
During the Mumbai Terror attacks, a blog started by Dina Mehta was perhaps the first place to provide useful links and phone numbers. During the unprecedented Bihar Floods in August 2008, a blog was the first site providing useful information. During the Tsunami in December 2004, another blog came to the rescue. I can go on.
My point is: Indian blogs have proven themselves time and time again when it comes to providing timely information before anyone else. Continue reading