Ever wondered what goes on after you publish your post for the day? Most of know there are services out there who bring readers to our blog like Live Search and Google. But to really understand what is happening take a look at this article from Wired Magazine: The Life Cycle of a Blog Post, From Servers to Spiders to Suits--to You.
I also noticed the cool chart that allows you to zoom in and scroll through the complexities associated with publishing a blog. Extremely cool. But, if you don't center the graphic, you run into so barriers to seeing the whole chart enlarged. They used Flash to make this chart and to nice effect.