Freepers do it more often while Michelle Malkin, HotAir, American Thinker, and Washington Monthly Blog sites are trending higher for the past year.  As expected, traffic significantly fell off after the presidential election for all sites.  DailyKos and most liberal blog sites are trending lower than their conservative blog counterparts.

Favorite search term for Freepers include “somali pirates” and favorite tags for liberal sites: “liberal”.  Go figure!  You know they say apples don’t fall far from the tree.  The trend graphs below compare selected Political Blog websites using monthly unique visits by domain for the past 13 months.

FR +10.47% – DK +4.30% – HA +88.64

MM +113.16% – AT +73.87% – C&L -0.94%

LGF +24.85% – RS +107.67% – WM +77.55%

Yearly Change: CD-26.06% – NRO+6.03% – RwStry -27.84%

Related:  Blog traffic for liberal blogs down 58% in three months following election. Conservative blogs down 36%

Top 100 Liberal Bloggers or Sites, by traffic as of 12/19/07