Chinese actress/director Xu Jinglei, who also writes one of the world's most popular blogs, shows up at a party to celebrate a landmark of 100 million clicks on her blog, on Wednesday, July 18, 2007.
The Chinese actress and director Xu Jinglei, who also writes one of the world's most popular blogs, held a party in Beijing on Wednesday afternoon to celebrate a landmark of 100 million clicks on her blog.
The 100 millionth hit occurred in the morning of July 12, according to Sina.com, a popular Chinese website which provides blog services to many Chinese entertainers, including Xu Jinglei.
The 33-year-old blogger invited 20 fans, selected from online submissions, to the party.
Xu Jinglei wrote her first blog entry in October 2005. Mainly writing about her daily life, the prolific blogger only took 112 days to break a domestic record with over 10 million visits.
Each of her entries attracts up to a thousand comments, with around 100 thousand views.
In mid-2006, her blog reported the most incoming links of any on the Internet, according to leading blog search engine, Technorati.
Following her success on the Internet, the actress has tapped into a variety of off-screen fields, including opening an online magazine and launching a handwritten Chinese computer font.
(CRI.cn July 19, 2007)