Compiling lists always struck me as a mildly weird thing to do ("Top 50 all-time great Mr. Spock moments on Star Trek" is a very minority interest).
On the other hand bloggers are indeed a fairly strange bunch, so it does seem that people do take notice of Iain "Fluff Freeman" Dale's annual list of top UK bloggers, and sure enough Fluff, sorry- Iain- has come out with his annual view of the top bloggers in different categories.
I think last year I was seventh or eighth in the Lib Dem list.
This year- prepares modest shrug and rueful smile- well, eleventh or twelfth. Given that I simply cannot blog every day, and that much of my blogging is on fairly obscure stuff, I am mildly surprised to be in the list at all, especially when I see good bloggers like Julian at Orange by Name considered to be "below" me on the list.
On the other hand the list of bloggers who care enough to take an interest and actually put together the list is a very short list: so step forward and take a bow, Iain Dale- not 'arf....