The Kenyan Bloggers Awards 2013- Submission Open

This year, around May, the Bloggers Association of Kenya held the first ever awards to honour but most importantly recognzie Kenyan bloggers.

Planning is already underway for next year’s awards, and this time organizers have learned from the first event. It can only get bigger and yes, better. I’m looking forward to participating and encouraging the Kenyan cyberspace to grow.

The submission phase of The Kenyan Blog awards is now open and it will last until February 1st 2013. Please feel free to nominate your favourite blogs in each category. Follow this link www.bloggers.or.ke/awards/submit to nominate blogs. Email info@bake.or.ke if you have any query.

Below are the categories in which you can nominate your favourite blogs.

1. Best Technology Blog

Blogs that cover technology matters like social media, internet usage, consumer electronics, mobile phones, tech startups etc.

2. Best Photography Blog

Blogs that showcase original photos or have photography related content.

3. Best Creative Writing Blog

Blogs that feature original creative writing in the form of poetry, book reviews, fiction and essays.

4. Best Business Blog

Blogs that feature business content like business development, entrepreneurship, startups, stocks, investments, banking etc

5. Best Food Blog

Blogs that focus on food, cooking tips, restaurants, wines and recipes

6. Best Environmental/Agricultural Blog

Blogs that focus on the environment and agriculture.

7. Best Fashion/Beauty/Style Blog

Blogs that highlight current trends in fashion, beauty and style.

8. Best Politics Blog

Blogs that cover political issues in Kenya.

9. Best New Blog

Outstanding Blogs that were set up from January 24th 2012 onwards.

10. Best Corporate Blog

Blogs run by companies.

11. Best Topical Blog

Blog with a clear niche that is not represented in any of the other categories.

12. Best Sports Blog

Blogs that feature sports content.

13. Best Entertainment/Lifestyle Blog

Blog about Kenyan lifestyle and the entertainment industry.

14. Best Travel Blog

Blog about travelling.

15. Kenyan Blog of the Year

Best overall blog by a Kenyan with a focus on any aspect of Kenya.

P.S.

Happy December people! Hopefully, this marks the return of my blogging mojo, it’s been lost for a while.

  • Sam

    I’ve found a good Kenyan blog that also has a main website although it’s based in the UK and Kenya. The site is for Kenyans in the UK.