Technorati is an Internet search engine used for searching Blogs. The name Technorati origintes from the combining of the words technology and literati to create the impression of technological intelligence.
Technorati was founded by Dave Sifry and is considered to be the leading Blog search engine and directory.
Technorati.com claims to index more than a million Blogs and claims to be the definitive source for the top stories, opinions, photos and videos emerging across news, entertainment, technology, lifestyle, sports, politics and business.
Technorati.com tracks not only the authority and influence of Blogs, but also the most comprehensive and current index of who and what is most popular in the Blogosphere.