He may be right of general opinion blogs, but he helped pioneer their success. I wish him well in the next stage of his career and campaigning and thank him for what he’s done.
For more specifically focussed blogs, like this one, I think there remains a strong demand. With 10,336 posts published over more than 7 years and with more than 3 million words writen, I have undiminished enthusiasm for the medium. Tax Research UK will be going for some time yet.
You do get a £35k a year bung from the Rowntree folks to write your blog. I’d be perfectly happy to blather a couple of times a day for such a sum too.
Sunny was doing it all off his own bat though…a slightly more difficult undertaking.