Corporate Blogs In The Fortune 500

This is a list of corporate blogs run by Fortune 500 companies. According to research, 87 (17.4%) of the Fortune 500 are blogging as of 10/29/10.
The table below lists any Fortune 500 companies with blogs, links to one or two blogs owned by the company, and a link to reviews of those blogs.

I also list the blogging software used by the blog, and where the blog is located: subfolder, subdomain or separate domain.
A corporate blog is defined as: Active public blogs by company employees about the company and/or its products.
Blogging F500 Company Example Blog Blogging System & Blog Location choice Reviews
Advanced Micro Devices AMD Blogs Subdomain of the main domain | WordPress 3.0 John Cass on March 11, 2008
Agilent Technologies Nano Measure Subdomain of the main domain, and folder | WordPress 2.7
Alcoa Alcoa Recycling, CE Blog Subdomain, but not the main domain (typepad domain) | TypePad +
Amazon.com Amazon Web Services Blog Subdomain, but not the main domain, folder | TypePad
American Express Open Forum Separate domain |
Aon Corporation DiversityExchange, Aon Consulting RPO Blog Subdomain, but not the main domain (TypePad domain) | TypePad
AT&T Beta Labs Subdomain of a subsidiary | WordPress 2.9.2
Avnet The Soft Pitch Subdomain | WordPress 2.9.1
AutoNation The AutoNation Blog
Baker Hughes Rig Count Seperate domain | WordPress 2.9.1
Bank of America Future Banking Blog
Best Buy Best Buy Remix Blog Subdomain | Lithium
Boeing Randy's Journal Folder on separate domain name
Caterpillar Caterpillar SOS Services Oil Analysis Subdomain on blog vendor's domain | Lithium
CBS CBS.com Blog Folder of the main domain |
Chevron Chevron Blog at World Petroleum Congress Blog is located in a folder
Cisco Systems Cisco High Tech Policy Blog Subfolder of a subdomain | WordPress
Clorox Company Dr. Laundry Separate domain Easton Ellsworth on Nov 6, 2006
Computer Sciences Outsourcing Blog Subfolder
Countrywide discontinued
CSC Team CSC Subfolder
Coca Cola Coca-Cola Conversations Separate domain | TypePad Li Evans on Nov 10, 2006, Mack Collier on Aug 7, 2008
Comcast Comcast Voices Blog Subdomain
Davita Davita Blogs Separate domain | WordPess 3.0.1 & 2.8.6
Dell Direct2Dell Folder on subdomain on Dell.com | Telligent Evolution Platform Developer Build Easton Ellsworth on Jul 13, 2006, Drew Meyers on Oct 23, 2006, and Mack Collier on June 13, 2007
Delta Airlines Under The Wing Subdomain of the main domain name | WordPress 2.9.1 Rich Young on April 25, 2008
James Lutes on May 11, 2008
Disney Disney Parks Blog
Emerson Electric Emerson Process Experts Modeling and Control Another domain name | Movable Type Commercial 4.25
Eastman Kodak Company A Thousand Words
PluggedIn
Subdomain of main domain |  Li Evans on Nov 17, 2006, Laura Spencer on January 30th, 2008, and Mack Collier on May 30th, 2007
EMC Corp EMC Employee Blogs Various platforms and domain choices, from TypePad blogs to communityServer 2007 SP2 from Telligent Systems
eBay eBay Developers Program Blog Subdomain on TypePad Alison Nicole Grise on April 28, 2008
FedEx FedEx Citizenship Blog Subdomain
Foot Locker Foot Locker Unlocked
Ford Motor Company Ford Story
General Electric Company GE Reports, GE Global Research blog Blog is located in a folder | WordPress 2.9 Easton Ellsworth on Sept 20, 2006
General Motors Corporation FastLane Blog Blog has its own domain | WordPress 2.8.6 Easton Ellsworth on Sept 11, 2006, Easton Ellsworth on Sept 12, 2006, Liz Fuller on January 16th, 2008
Goodyear Goodyear Blimp Blog Subdomain of another domain name | TypePad
Google Google Blog Subdomain | Google's Blogger Bryan Saxton on May 14, 2008.
H&R Block H&R Block Blog
Hewlett-Packard Company HP Blogs Folder on a sub-domain of the main domain | CommunityServer 2008.5 SP1 from Telligent Systems
Home Depot The Apron Folder of subdomain on the main domain
Honeywell International Honeywell HR Blog discontinued Cornelius Puschmann on Oct 19th, 2006
Ingram Micro Seismic, Channel Advisor
Ingersoll Rand Industrial Technologies Product & Innovation Blog Katherine Shin on Feb. 8, 2010
Intel Corporation Blogs at Intel Subdomain | Movable Type 4.21 Robyn Tippins on Oct 19th, 2006
International Business Machines IBM Blogs, Guide to IBM Blogs Blog is located in a folder Easton Ellsworth on Sept 25, 2006
John Deere John Deere Blog Separate domain | .NET build
Johnson Controls Your Energy Forum Separate domain | WordPress Easton Ellsworth on Oct 27, 2006
Johnson & Johnson JNJBTW  Blog has its own domain | WordPress 2.9.2 Stacey Rogers on May 11, 2008
Rich Young on May 12, 2008
JPMorganChase JPMorgan Actuarial Connection
Manpower Manpower Blogs Another domain name | WordPress 2.9.2
Marriott International, Inc Marriott on the move Subdomain of the main domain Li Evans on Jan 17, 2007
McDonald's Corporation Open For Discussion Another domain name | Awareness Laura Spencer on April 15, 2008
McGraw-Hill Companies Blogspotting
Micron Technology Innovations Blog
Microsoft Corporation Microsoft Blogs Folder on a subdomain | Telligent Platform CommunityServer Jean Kim on April 28, 2008
Molson Molson in the Community
Monsanto Monsanto According to Monsanto Separate domain | WordPress 3.0 Jeff McIntire-Strasburg on March 30, 2009
Morgan Stanley Smith Barney Women Financial Advisors Forum
Motorola Wireless Insights Blog Community Folder on subdomain of the main domain
Newell Rubbermaid Graco blog Adventures in Organization Susan Iskiwitch on April 11, 2008, John Cass on Dec 4, 2008
Nike Official Nike Running Blog Sub Folder of a subdomain Sarah E. Essary on April 29, 2008
Oracle Corporation Oracle Blogs Subdomain | Movable Type 1.52 Li Evans on Dec 10, 2006
John Cass on May 26, 2008
Owens Corning The Pink Panther Energy Blog
Pfizer Pfizer Science Now Blog Folder on a subdomain | WordPress 2.9.1
Primerica Financial Services The Primerica Blog
Proctor & Gamble Notes from the Front line Subdomain of typepad | A SixApart TypePad blog
Progressive Blog  Subfolder of the main domain
Pitney Bowes Open Mike blogger retired from Pitney Vincent McBurney on Oct 30, 2006
Safeway The Safeway Blog Folder on a subdomain | Lithium Aaron Uhrmacher on Feb 2, 2009
Southwest Airlines Nuts about Southwest Mack Collier on Oct. 04, 2007, Paul Chaney (TBA)
Sprint Things That Make You Go Wireless, blog discontinued Folder of a subdomain
Starbucks My Ideas In Action John Bell on April 15, 2008
Starwood Hotels & Resorts The Lobby Separate domain | Movable Type Pro 4.21 Laura Spencer on February 21, 2008, Mack Collier on September 11, 2008
Symantec
Texas Instruments TI Blogs Folder of subdomain of the main domain | Telligent Community platform Last post February 2008
Time Warner AOL's Search Blog
TJX Companies, Inc. HomeGoods Blog
Toys 'R' Us Daily Deals  Subdomain of the main domain | TypePad
Tribune Company The Swamp
Tyson Hunger Relief Subdomain | .NET CMS from Rockfish Interactive
Viacom International MTV Video blog
Walt Disney Company Walt Disney Park Blog Folder of a subdomain | WordPress 2.8.4
Wal-Mart Stores Wal-Mart Checkout Blog Blog has its own domain Easton Ellsworth on Sept 8, 2006
Krishna De on 10 December 2007
Liz Fuller on March 11, 2008 Mack Collier on May 1, 2008
Waste Management Think Green Separate domain
Wells Fargo & Company Guided by History Folder on a subdomain | Movable Type Enterprise 4.25 John Bell on April 15th, 2008
Whole Foods Market Whole Story  Subdomain | WordPress 2.9.2 Katrina Heilman on May 12th 2008
Olga Walsh on May 20th, 2008
UPS Upside Blog Subdomain | WordPress | WebTrends User
Xerox Corporation Xerox Blogs Subdomain | WordPress 2.8.4
Verizon Communications Verizon Social Media Subdomain of the main domain Robert Longert on July 16th 2008
Virgin Media Movie Editor Blog
Yahoo! Yahoo! Search Blog Stephanie L on April 29th, 2008
Yum Brands KFC Nation Weblog

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