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2014 Nominees

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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

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Best Automotive or Car Blog

SimplyRides.com

BumperCandy.com

 

Best Beauty Blog

Tribe Called Curl

 

Best Blog Post Series

The Naked Convos

 

Best Book or Author Blog

Urban Fiction News

 

Best Business Blog

Women Are Gamechangers

 

Best Entertainment Blog

Witches' Brew

 

Best Faith-Based Blog

Brother Preacher.Faith.Law.Life

 

Best Fashion Blog

Tribe Called Curl

 

Best Film Blog

Blallywood

 

Best Fitness Blog or Vlog

Get Fit or Get Fat

 

Best Food Blog

Brown Sugar: A City Girl Making Cooking Look Sexy

 

Best Frugal Living, Coupon or DIY Blog

Sister Save-A-Lot

 

 

Best Gaming or Comics Blog

thespawnpointblog

 

Best Group Blog

Witches' Brew

 

Best Health or Wellness Blog

Black Weight Loss Success

 

Best Humor Blog

Witches’ Brew

 

Best International Blog

The Naked Convos

 

Best LGBT Blog

MUSED Magazine Online

 

Best Micro Blog

What Whites Will Never Know

 

Best Music Blog

Dead End Hip Hop

 

 

Best New Blog

Education Futures: Emerging Trends and Technologies in K-12

 

Best Original Graphic Design in a Blog

Water Cooler Convos Blog

 

Best Parenting Blog

Diary of a First Time Mom

 

Best Personal Blog

Twenties Unscripted

 

Best Plus Sized Fashion

Your Chic is Showing

 

Best Photography in a Blog

SWGRUS

 

Best Podcast

Black Girl Nerds

 

Best Political or News Bog

Good Black News

 

Best Science and Technology Blog

ShareefJackson.com

 

Best Sex or Relationship Blog

The Naked Convos

 

 

Best Sports Blog

The Pound 4 Pound Boxing

 

Best Teen Blog

Theta Theta Sigma Rhoer Club

 

Best Travel Blog

Urban Swank

 

Best Tutorial Blog or Vlog

Natural and Fabulous

 

Best Video Blog

Dead End Hip Hop

 

Best Writing in a Blog

Education Futures: Emerging Trends and Technologies in K-12

2012 Winners

Best Automotive or Car Blog*-

Automotive Addicts

Best Beauty Blog

NapturallyCurly

Best Blog Post Series-

Lena Sledge's Blog

Best Book or Author Blog-

DopeReads

Best Business Blog-

Women are Gamechangers

Best Comedy Video Blog*-

This Week in Blackness

Best Entertainment Blog-

The Savvy Sistah

Best Entertainment Video Blog*-

Binside TV

Best Faith-Based Blog-

EmpowerMoments

Best Fashion Blog-

Divas and Dorks

Best Food Blog-

The Kitchenista Diaries

Best Film Blog*-

FilmClique

Best Fine Arts*-

Auburn Butterfly

Best Gaming or Comics Blog-

The Digitized Ramblings Of An 8-Bit Animal

Best Gossip Blog*-

Witches' Brew Online

Best Group Blog-

Nerdgasm Noire Network

Best Health or Wellness Blog-

Rae Lewis-Thornton: Diva Living With Aids

Best How to & Style Video Blog*-

My Curls My Fashion

Best Humor Blog-

WTF Is Michael Jordan Wearing

Best International Blog-

The Dr. Vibe Show

LGBT Blog-

Ken Like Barbie

Best Micro Blog-

elonjames

Best Music Blog-

RoxFontaine.com

Best New Blog-

SocaMom.com - Because Motherhood is CAH-NEE-VAL!

Best Original Graphic Design in a Blog-

Vibrant Doll

Best Parenting Blog-

SocaMom.com - Because Motherhood is CAH-NEE-VAL!

Best Personal Blog-

Lena Sledge's Blog

Best Photography in a Blog-

Sunshine and Stilettos

Best Plus Sized Fashion-

The Curvy Fashionista

Best Podcast-

The Victory Unlimited Show

Best Political or News Blog-

Angry Black Lady Chronicles

Best Science & Technology Video Blog*-

BrothaTech

Best Science or Technology Blog-

ShareefJackson.com

Best Sex or Relationship Blog-

The Victory Unlimited Show

Best Sports Blog*-

Sport Commander

Best Teen Blog*-

The S L S

Best Travel Blog-

Sojourner's Sojourns

Best Video Blog-

This Week in Blackness

Best Writing in a Blog-

Feminista Jones

 
*Winner determined by semi-final ballot.

2011 Black Weblog Award Winners 



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2010 Black Weblog Awards

Aaron Hawkins Award
Earl Dunovant

Best Blog Design
Popular Vote: The Young, Black, and Fabulous
Judges’ Vote: Mostbeautifullest

Best Blog Network
Popular Vote: Global Grind Network
Judges’ Vote: theFreshXpress Blog Network

Best Blog Post Series
Popular Vote: “I Love Black Men” on Black ‘n Bougie
Judges’ Vote: “Michael Jackson and the Five Stages of Grief” on What Would Thembi Do?

Best Business Blog
Popular Vote: Young, Fabulous & Self-Employed
Judges’ Vote: kiss my black ads

Best Cooking or Food Blog
Popular Vote: Yes, Divas Can Cook
Judges’ Vote: My Life Runs on Food

Best Culture Blog
Popular Vote: Black Girl with Long Hair
Judges’ Vote: Socialtik Mag

Best Faith-Based Blog
Popular Vote: The Old Black Church!
Judges’ Vote: The Secular Parent

Best Fashion or Beauty Blog
Popular Vote: Afrobella
Judges’ Vote: Afrobella

Best Film Blog
Popular Vote: Black Box Office
Judges’ Vote: Shadow and Act

Best Gaming or Comics Blog
Popular Vote: Black Nerd Comedy
Judges’ Vote: Black Comix

Best Gossip Blog
Popular Vote: The Young, Black, and Fabulous
Judges’ Vote: Necole Bitchie

Best Group Blog
Popular Vote: Very Smart Brothas
Judges’ Vote: Very Smart Brothas

Best Health or Wellness Blog
Popular Vote: A Black Girl’s Guide to Weight Loss
Judges’ Vote: A Black Girl’s Guide to Weight Loss

Best Hip-Hop Blog
Popular Vote: AllHipHop
Judges’ Vote: Hip Hop Blog

Best Humor Blog
Popular Vote: O Hell Nawl
Judges’ Vote: Very Smart Brothas

Best International Blog
Popular Vote: Catch a Vibe
Judges’ Vote: Catch a Vibe

Best LGBT Blog
Popular Vote: The Skorpion Show
Judges’ Vote: TransGriot

 

Best Microblog
Popular Vote: Sister Toldja
Judges’ Vote: The Smithian

Best Music Blog
Popular Vote: SoulBounce
Judges’ Vote: SoulBounce

Best New Blog
Popular Vote: The Dithering of a District Diva
Judges’ Vote: The Dithering of a District Diva

Best Parenting or Family Blog
Popular Vote: Black and Married with Kids
Judges’ Vote: African American Dad

Best Personal Blog
Popular Vote: A Belle in Brooklyn and Until I Get Married
Judges’ Vote: Sassy Wife Chronicles

Best Photography Blog
Popular Vote: My Damn Blog
Judges’ Vote: Chookooloonks

Best Podcast Series
Popular Vote: HBCU Digest Radio
Judges’ Vote: Friday Favecast

Best Political or News Blog
Popular Vote: The Urban Politico
Judges’ Vote: Black Snob

Best Science or Technology Blog
Popular Vote: Black Web 2.0
Judges’ Vote: Black Web 2.0

Best Sex or Relationships Blog
Popular Vote: Until I Get Married
Judges’ Vote: The Relationship Playbook

Best Sports Blog
Popular Vote: Hardwood Diva
Judges’ Vote: Black Sports Online

Best Teen Blog
Popular Vote: Teen Savvy
Judges’ Vote: DamierDesigns MMX

Best Travel Blog
Popular Vote: Black in Cairo
Judges’ Vote: Jay Travels

Best Video Blog Series
Popular Vote: The Skorpion Show
Judges’ Vote: Ill Doctrine

Best Writing in a Blog
Popular Vote: Until I Get Married
Judges’ Vote: Uptown Notes

Blog of the Year
Popular Vote: Miss Jia
Judges’ Vote: O Hell Nawl

Blog to Watch
Popular Vote: Angry Black Lady Chronicles
Judges’ Vote: The Gentlemen’s Standard

 

 

 

 

2009 Black Weblog Awards

Aaron Hawkins Award
Bill Cammack

Best Blog Design
Popular Vote: My Brown Baby
Judges’ Vote: Black Digerati

Best Blog Post Series
Popular Vote: “Starving Artists” Series on 25 Magazine
Judges’ Vote: “Wet Wednesdays Erotica” Series on Naked With Socks On

Best Business Blog
Popular Vote: BDPA Foundation
Judges’ Vote: BDPA Foundation

Best Culture Blog
Popular Vote: Afrobella
Judges’ Vote: FreshXpress .:. The PULSE of Young Black America

Best Faith-Based Blog
Popular Vote: Infinite Gen
Judges’ Vote: Reflections of a Jazz Theologian

Best Food Blog
Popular Vote: FlavorDiva.com
Judges’ Vote: FlavorDiva.com

Best Gossip Blog
Popular Vote: The Fury
Judges’ Vote: The Fury

Best Group Blog
Popular Vote: MESH.
Judges’ Vote: Very Smart Brothas

Best Health and Wellness Blog
Popular Vote: Mother Knows Best
Judges’ Vote: Mother Knows Best

Best Hip-Hop Blog
Popular Vote: GangStarr Girl
Judges’ Vote: The Rap Up

Best Humor Blog
Popular Vote: Awesomely Luvvie
Judges’ Vote: TWiB! | This Week in Blackness

Best International Blog
Popular Vote: Ebony Intuition
Judges’ Vote: black and (A)broad

Best LGBT Blog
Popular Vote: Xem VanAdams
Judges’ Vote: Xem VanAdams

Best Microblog
Popular Vote: @brotherjesse
Judges’ Vote: @elonjames

Best Music Blog
Popular Vote: GangStarr Girl
Judges’ Vote: Industry Plug

 

Best New Blog
Popular Vote: Three Ways to Take It
Judges’ Vote: FreshXpress .:. The PULSE of Young Black America

Best Parenting and Family Blog
Popular Vote: My Brown Baby
Judges’ Vote: spelhouseLove

Best Personal Blog
Popular Vote: Brother Jesse Blog
Judges’ Vote: Blog It Out, Bitch

Best Photo Blog
Popular Vote: Swagger: Paris, New York
Judges’ Vote: Street Etiquette

Best Podcast
Popular Vote: Man and Wife
Judges’ Vote: Man and Wife

Best Political/News Blog
Popular Vote: Postbourgie
Judges’ Vote: The Field Negro

Best Science/Technology Blog
Popular Vote: Urban Science Adventures! (c)
Judges’ Vote: The Koalition

Best Sex and Relationships Blog
Popular Vote: Single Black Male
Judges’ Vote: Single Black Male

 Best Sports/Recreation Blog
Popular Vote: Ed The Sports Fan
Judges’ Vote: Ed The Sports Fan

Best Style and Fashion Blog
Popular Vote: Mane & Chic
Judges’ Vote: The Fashion Bomb

Best Teen Blog
Popular Vote: Houseofaura.com
Judges’ Vote: I (heart) That

Best Video Blog
Popular Vote: Xem VanAdams
Judges’ Vote: TWiB! | This Week in Blackness

Best Writing in a Blog
Popular Vote: Very Smart Brothas
Judges’ Vote: The Black Snob

Blog of the Year
Popular Vote: Brother Jesse Blog
Judges’ Vote: TWiB! | This Week in Blackness

Blog to Watch
Popular Vote: Mane & Chic
Judges’ Vote: FreshXpress .:. The PULSE of Young Black America

 

 

 

2008 Black Weblog Awards

Aaron Hawkins Award
Michael David Cobb Bowen

Best Blog Community
Popular Vote: The Urban Blogger
Judges’ Vote: Blackfolk

Best Blog Design
Popular Vote: Young, Black and Fabulous
Judges’ Vote: SoulBounce

Best Blog Post or Blog Post Series
Popular Vote: The Black Snob – “The Associated Press Totally Steals My Black Conservatives On Obama Story”
Judges’ Vote: We Are Respectable Negroes – “What if? White in America – The Never to be Made Television Documentary”

Best Business Blog
Popular Vote: Young Black Professional Guide
Judges’ Vote: Buzzology Surveys

Best Celebrity Blog
Popular Vote: Kanyé West
Judges’ Vote: Shaun Robinson

Best Culture Blog
Popular Vote: Afrobella
Judges’ Vote: The Liberator Magazine

Best Faith-Based Blog
Popular Vote: Gospel Fab
Judges’ Vote: The Infidel Guy Show

Best Fictional Blog
Popular Vote: The Li’l Creole Pimp Chronicles
Judges’ Vote: Welcome to Buena Beach

Best Food Blog
Popular Vote: Everyday Cooking
Judges’ Vote: NYAM

Best Gossip Blog
Popular Vote: Young, Black and Fabulous
Judges’ Vote: Bossip.com

Best Group Blog
Popular Vote: Concrete Loop
Judges’ Vote: Jack & Jill Politics

Best Hip-Hop Blog
Popular Vote: SOHH.com
Judges’ Vote: Nah Right

Best Humor Blog
Popular Vote: Crunk + Disorderly
Judges’ Vote: Yeah…I Said It!

Best International Blog
Popular Vote: That Grape Juice
Judges’ Vote: Scribbles from the Den

Best LGBT Blog
Popular Vote: Pam’s House Blend
Judges’ Vote: Living Out Loud With Darian

Best Music Blog
Popular Vote: SoulBounce
Judges’ Vote: SoulBounce

 

Best New Blog
Popular Vote: Keeping Up With The Huxtables
Judges’ Vote: Gureala

Best Personal Blog
Popular Vote: The Beautiful Struggler: Me, Myself An Eye
Judges’ Vote: JNez@thirtydaes.com

Best Photo Blog
Popular Vote: Sandra Rose
Judges’ Vote: Afro Sugar

Best Podcast
Popular Vote: The Insanity Report
Judges’ Vote: Mixed Chicks Chat

Best Political/News Blog
Popular Vote: The Field Negro
Judges’ Vote: The Field Negro

Best Science/Technology Blog
Popular Vote: Nerd With Swag
Judges’ Vote: SheGeeks

Best Sports/Recreation Blog
Popular Vote: Sportaphile
Judges’ Vote: Ed the Sports Fan

Best Style and Fashion Blog
Popular Vote: Afrobella
Judges’ Vote: Scandalous Beauty

Best Teen Blog
Popular Vote: My Teenage Years
Judges’ Vote: Life, Society and Style

Best Video Blog
Popular Vote: Love B. Scott
Judges’ Vote: Ill Doctrine

Best Writing in a Blog
Popular Vote: Afrobella
Judges’ Vote: The Black Snob

Blog of the Year
Popular Vote: Young, Black and Fabulous
Judges’ Vote: Jack & Jill Politics

Blog to Watch
Popular Vote: DC to BC
Judges’ Vote: The Peoples News

 

 

 

 

2007 Black Weblog Awards

Best Blog Community
Popular Vote: Young, Black and Fabulous
Judges’ Vote: Nappturality

Best Blog Design
Popular Vote: Young, Black and Fabulous
Judges’ Vote: Clutch Magazine

Best Blog Post or Blog Post Series
Popular Vote: Daily Views, Pop Culture, Rants and News – “Who Killed Hip-Hop? On Some JFK Shit…”
Judges’ Vote: What About Our Daughters? – “What About Our Daughters Wins Battle!!!”

Best Business Blog
Popular Vote: Black In Business
Judges’ Vote: Black In Business

Best Celebrity Blog
Popular Vote: Tyra Banks
Judges’ Vote: ?uestlove

Best Culture Blog
Popular Vote: Young, Black and Fabulous
Judges’ Vote: Afrobella

Best Faith-Based Blog
Popular Vote: Are You There God? It’s Me, Dawn
Judges’ Vote: The Infidel Guy Show

Best Fictional Blog
Popular Vote: Fake Janice Combs
Judges’ Vote: Life and Times of Ata Nafia…a (not) true story

Best Food Blog
Popular Vote: A Lot About Nothing
Judges’ Vote: TriniGourmet.com

Best Gossip Blog
Popular Vote: Young, Black and Fabulous
Judges’ Vote: Young, Black and Fabulous

Best Group Blog
Popular Vote: Concrete Loop
Judges’ Vote: Racialicious

Best Hip-Hop Blog
Popular Vote: Real Talk NY
Judges’ Vote: The Smoking Section

Best Humor Blog
Popular Vote: Crunk & Disorderly
Judges’ Vote: Funky Brown Chick

Best International Blog
Popular Vote: Black Women in Europe
Judges’ Vote: Black Women in Europe

Best LGBT Blog
Popular Vote: Keith Boykin
Judges’ Vote: Keith Boykin

 

Best Music Blog
Popular Vote: Real Talk NY
Judges’ Vote: HoneySoul.com

Best New Blog
Popular Vote: Blogxilla.com
Judges’ Vote: Stereohyped

Best Niche Blog
Popular Vote: Afrobella
Judges’ Vote: Fly

Best Personal Blog
Popular Vote: The Beautiful Struggler
Judges’ Vote: InTheLifeOf.org

Best Photo Blog
Popular Vote: The D-Nice Journal
Judges’ Vote: Alakija.com | photoblog

Best Podcast
Popular Vote: HoodHype
Judges’ Vote: Friday Favecast

Best Political/News Blog
Popular Vote: The Field Negro
Judges’ Vote: Jack and Jill Politics

Best Science/Technology Blog
Popular Vote: Nerd With Swag
Judges’ Vote: Tiffany B. Brown

Best Sports/Recreation Blog
Popular Vote: The Starting Five
Judges’ Vote: The Starting Five

Best Teen Blog
Popular Vote: My Teenage Years
Judges’ Vote: Queer Kid of Color

Best Video Blog
Popular Vote: Love B. Scott
Judges’ Vote: Ill Doctrine

Best Writing in a Blog
Popular Vote: Young, Black and Fabulous
Judges’ Vote: Blackprof.com

Black Blogger Achievement Award
Popular Vote: Keith Boykin
Judges’ Vote: Baratunde Thurston

Blog of the Year
Popular Vote: Young, Black and Fabulous
Judges’ Vote: What About Our Daughters?

Blog to Watch
Popular Vote: Real Talk NY
Judges’ Vote: AverageBro

 

 

 

 

2006 Black Weblog Awards

Best Blog Community
Blackfolk

Best Blog Design
Zilla Says

Best Hip-Hop Blog
Nah Right

Best Humor Blog
Yeah…I Said It.

Best International Blog
Soul on Ice

Best LGBT Blog
rod2.0:beta

Best New Blog
Juicy News

Best Original Content
Daily Views, Pop Culture, Rants and News – "Humanity Critic Tells His Grandkids a Very Scary Story"

Best Personal Blog
Thoughts of an Angry Black Man

Best Photo Blog
The D-Nice Journal

Best Podcast
Mandrake Society Radio

 

Best Political/News Blog
Dr. Marc Lamont Hill

Best Pop Culture Blog
Young, Black and Fabulous

Best Technology Blog
Tiffany B. Brown

Best Teen Blog
My Teenage Years

Best Topical Blog
Blac(k)ademic

Best Video Blog
INTHELAB.BIZ

Best Writing in a Blog
Daily Views, Pop Culture, Rants and News

Black Blogger Achievement Award
Lynne d Johnson

Blog of the Year
Young, Black and Fabulous

Blog to Watch
Nah Right

 

 

 

 

2005 Black Weblog Awards

 

Best Photoblog
Brown Glasses (now Aan de dijk)

Best Blog Design
Rocka Online

Best LGBT Blog
Sex and the Second City

Best Political/News Blog
Negrophile

Black Blogger Achievement Award
George Kelly