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Best Automotive or Car Blog

Best Beauty Blog

Un'ruly

Best Blog Post Series

YettiSays

Vizionz from the Bottom

Water Cooler Convos Blog

Best Book or Author Blog

Living Happier After

Best Business Blog

Teach Good Stuff

Janeane's World

Best Entertainment Blog

Searching for My Star

Chattertainment

Witches' Brew Online

Best Facebook Page

Witches' Brew Online

Best Faith-Based Blog

Best Fashion Blog

Fashion of Culture

Best Film Blog (Provisional)

The Urban Film Stage

Best Fitness Blog (Provisional)

GetFit or GetFat

Best Food Blog

Chewsy Lovers

Brown Sugar

The Sophisticated Life

Best Gaming or Comics Blog

TheSpawnPointBlog

Fan Bros Show

Best Group Blog

Witches' Brew Online

Best Health or Wellness Blog

Black Weight Loss Success

Best Humor Blog (Provisional)

Witches' Brew Online

Best Instagram Feed

GetFit or GetFat

The Sophisticated Life

Best International Blog

HMAAC Global Griot

The Naked Convos

Best LGBT Blog

MUSED Magazine Online

Best Music Blog

Digging Discography

NotJustOk

 Best New Blog

YettiSays

Chattertainment

Lady of Purpose Network

Product of Society

Write On

MONALISA

Water Cooler Convos Blog

Y I'm Writeous

Best Original Graphic Design in a Blog

Best Parenting Blog

Daddy Realness

"Crazy" Baby Mamas

Best Personal Blog

YettiSays

Arnebya.com

Vizionz from the Bottom

Everything EnJ

That Former Sidekick Girl

Write On

MONALISA

The Sophisticated Life

Best Photography in a Blog (Provisional)

Best Pinterest

Best Plus Size Fashion Blog (Provisional)

Best Podcast

The Girl Just Quit Podcast

The Black Astronauts Podcast

The Spawn On Me Podcast

The Shiznit Show

Fan Bros Show

The Effwhatuheard Radio Show

The Read

Independent Underground Radio LIVE (IURL)

Best Political or News Blog

Product of Society

Polite on Society

Water Cooler Convos Blog

Independent Underground Radio LIVE (IURL)

Best Science or Technology Blog

The Rockstar Anthropologist

TechGuySmartBuy

Best Sex or Relationship Blog

The Naked Convos

Best Sports Blog (Provisional)

The Introspective

Best Travel Blog

I Luv 2 Globe Trot

The Sophisticated Life

Best Twitter Feed

@WaterCoolerCon_

Best Tumblr

Best Tutorial Blog or Vlog

Best Video Blog

Best Writing in a Blog

Arnebya.com

Chattertainment

Vizionz from the Bottom

Write On

The Sophisticated Life

Hashtag of the Year

#getfitorgetfat

#blackgirlswhoblog

Outstanding Achievement in Online Activism

Product of Society

Water Cooler Convos Blog

Stop the Cover Up

Mamademics

Information About the BWA's

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Monday
Sep022013

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Thursday
Aug012013

Nominations Are Open for the 2013 Black Weblog Awards - Winners Announced Live on November 2, 2013

And we’re off! Nominations for the 2013 Black Weblog Awards are now open! YAY! A list of categories is located in the sidebar of www.blackweblogawards.com. Here's the 2013 Black Weblog Awards Nomination Form!

 

  • A blogger only has to be nominated ONCE in a category to make the ballot.
  • You can nominate the same blog for multiple categories.
  • You can nominate as many of your favorite bloggers as you would like, however, the nomination form will only allow 5 nominations at a time. 
  •  Each nomination is $3. Each nominee will be listed in our sidebar We’ll also announce the nomination in Facebook and Twitter updates. 
  • Nominations close September 6, 2013. 
  • All Nominees will be listed on the First Round ballot. 
  • The top vote-getters will move on to the Finals. 
  • Winners will be selected during Finalist voting and announced live on November 2, 2013 in Houston Texas at the Black Social Media Summit and Blogger of the Year Awards Dinner.

 

 

Schedule

 August 1, 2013 - September 6, 2013 Nominations


September 16-  September 26th  First Round of Voting


October 1-October 12, 2013 Finalist Voting


November 2, 2013 - Winners Announced- Awards Dinner & Black Social Media Summit.

 

The Live Awards Are Back

This year we’re bringing back a live awards ceremony. We’ll be announcing the 2013 winners during the Black Social Media Summit  and Blogger of the Year Dinner on November 2, 2013 in Houston, TX.

 

Technical Difficulties?

There is a lot of data involved in producing the Black Weblog Awards. Occasionally there may be a technical glitch. Don’t worry. If your device or computer can’t  access the nomination form, email lianne@bloggingwhilebrown.com. Describe your technical issue with the form, the device and the web browser you are using. We’ll attempt to troubleshoot the problem. Worst case scenario, we’ll use our alternative nomination form.

Monday
Jul152013

Categories for the 2013 Black Weblog Awards 

The 2013 Black Weblog Awards will be announced on November 2, 2013 in Houston, TX during the Black Social Media Summit and we will honor the winners during the Black Weblog Awards Dinner following the conclusion of the Summit.  Nominations open on August 1st.

The Following Categories are returning to the 2013 Black Weblog Awards:

Returning Categories

 

  1. Best Automotive or Car Blog (Provisional)
  2. Best Beauty Blog 
  3. Best Blog Post Series 
  4. Best Book or Author Blog
  5. Best Business Blog
  6. Best Entertainment Blog
  7. Best Faith-Based Blog
  8. Best Fashion Blog
  9. Best Food Blog
  10. Best Film Blog
  11. Best Gaming or Comics Blog
  12. Best Group Blog
  13. Best Health or Wellness Blog
  14. Best Humor Blog
  15. Best International Blog
  16. Best LGBT Blog
  17. Best Micro Blog
  18. Best Music Blog
  19. Best New Blog
  20. Best Original Graphic Design in a Blog
  21. Best Parenting Blog
  22. Best Personal Blog
  23. Best Photography in a Blog
  24. Best Plus Sized Fashion
  25. Best Podcast
  26. Best Political or News Blog
  27. Best Science or Technology Blog
  28. Best Sex or Relationship Blog
  29. Best Sports Blog (Provisional)
  30. Best Teen Blog (Provisional)
  31. Best Travel Blog
  32. Best Video Blog
  33. Best Writing in a Blog

 

Provisional Status - Categories which are listed as “Provisional” escaped retirement status for 2013, but are under review for retirement for 2014 based on the level of participation and interest in this category

 

The following FIVE categories have been added to  the 2013 Black Weblog Awards.

New Categories for 2013

 

  1. Best Boomer or Seasoned Citizen Blog 
  2. Best Interior Design Blog
  3. Best Fitness Blog or Vlog
  4. Best Frugal Living, Coupon  or DIY Blog 
  5. Best Tutorial Blog or Vlog

 

 Chair's Awards

 

  • Social Media for Social Change Award- for Outstanding Humanitarianism, Activism or Philanthropy in Social Media. *
  • Blogger of the Year - For Outstanding Achievement in Blogging and Social Media. *

 

*Selected by the Chair of the 2013 Black Weblog Awards 

 

The following FIVE categories have been retired for the 2013 Black Weblog Awards. 

Retired Categories

 

  1. Best Comedy Video Blog - This category is subsumed by the Best Humor Category.
  2. Best Fine Arts Blog - This was a new category in 2012 that experienced low participation. This category is being replaced by the Best Interior Design Blog category. 
  3. Best Gossip Blog - This category received low participation in 2012 and has been subsumed by the Best Entertainment category
  4. Best How To & Style Video Blog - This was a new category in 2012 that received low participation. This category is being replaced by the best Tutorial Blog or Vlog. 
  5. Best Science & Technology Video Blog - This was a new category in 2012 that received low participation. This category is being subsumed by the Best Science and Technology Blog Category. 

 

Monday
Jul152013

New Categories for the 2013 Black Weblog Awards. 

YAY! We're expanding the Black Weblog Awards family in search of social media excellence in all pockets of the Black blogosphere. 

The following FIVE categories will be added to the 2013 Black Weblog Awards:

 

 

  1. Best Boomer or Seasoned Citizen Blog 
  2. Best Interior Design Blog
  3. Best Fitness Blog or Vlog
  4. Best Frugal Living, Coupon  or DIY Blog 
  5. Best Tutorial Blog or Vlog

 

In addition the 2013 BWA Chair will be selecting one blogger to receive following awards during our Awards Dinner:

Social Media for Social Change Award- for Outstanding Humanitarianism, Activism or Philanthropy in Social Media

Blogger of the Year - For Outstanding Achievement in Blogging and Social Media

 

The 2013 Black Weblog Awards will be announced on November 2, 2013 in Houston, TX during the Black Social Media Summit and we will honor the winners during the Black Weblog Awards Dinner following the conclusion of the Summit. 

 

Nominations open on August 1st.


Monday
Jul152013

The Following Categories Have Been Retired for the 2013 Black Weblog Awards

We're adding FIVE new categoried this year. To make room for the new categories, the following FIVE categories have been retired for the 2013 Black Weblog Awards. Most of the retirments were of categories we added in 2012. The rest were subsumed by same or similar categories that are returning. 

Retired Categories

 

  1. Best Comedy Video Blog - This category is subsumed by the Best Humor Category.
  2. Best Fine Arts Blog - This was a new category in 2012 that experienced low participation. This category is being replaced by the Best Interior Design Blog category.
  3. Best Gossip Blog - This category received low participation in 2012 and has been subsumed by the Best Entertainment category
  4. Best How To & Style Video Blog - This was a new category in 2012 that received low participation. This category is being replaced by the Best Tutorial Blog or Vlog.
  5. Best Science & Technology Video Blog - This was a new category in 2012 that received low participation. This category is being subsumed by the Best Science and Technology Blog Category.

 

The 2013 Black Weblog Awards will be announced on November 2, 2013 in Houston, TX during the Black Social Media Summit and we will honor the winners during the Black Weblog Awards Dinner following the conclusion of the Summit.  

Nominations open on August 1st.