Ranking: Web is abuzz over the University of Michigan
By now, most people in Ann Arbor know about the various top rankings University of Michigan has received.
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It turns out that U-M has floated to the top of yet another list: It's one of the most buzzed about universities on the Internet.
Yup. The Global Language Monitor scoured social media websites, the blogosphere and more than 175,000 media outlets to come up with an Internet "buzz" ranking.
At the top of the list is Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Harvard University and the University of Chicago.
U-M ranks No. 13 on the list, behind fellow flagship public universities in California, Wisconsin and Texas, but ahead of Ohio State University and Indiana University.