I was disappointed when Technorati eliminated the top blogs feature. (“Bummer: Technorati Eliminates Blog Rank“) and now there is a new service available.
Startblogglingonlne has created a top 100 blog listing that uses using third-party popularity data, including traffic estimates and incoming links. You can sort by metrics and blog category.
Tools like help identify the top performing blogs from the sea of options out there. You can find places to place your content as well as some blogs worthy or regular reading.