Every year, Davao Bloggers Society (DBS) names the best blogs by Davao Bloggers via the Davao Blog Awards. These awards are given during the Davao Bloggers Christmas Party held every December. This year, the Davao Blog Awards will be given on Sunday, December 7, 2014.
10 Awards will be handed this year. The Best Blog in each of 8 Niche Categories, plus the Blogger of the Year Award, and the Mad Badger Award.
The finalists for the Niche Categories are:
Best Beauty and Fashion Blog
- http://rienberry.wordpress.com/ by Rien Bautista
- http://www.chamtanteras.com/ by Cham Tanteras
- http://janvietiu.blogspot.com/ by Janvie Tiu
- http://karlamisa.blogspot.com/ by Karla Misa
Best Food Blog
- http://www.platefulofhappiness.com/ by Abigail Albino
- http://www.davaofoodtographer.com/ by Sarah Dayrit
- http://www.kusinamaria.com/ by Ria Jose
- http://foodzeen.tumblr.com/ by Dennis Li
Best Gateway Blog
Best Lifestyle Blog
- http://iamjosemanuel.com/ by Jose Manuel Lim
- http://www.woman-elanvital.com/ by Verna Luga
- http://dawnvillahermosa.blogspot.com/ by Dawn Villahermosa
- http://www.philippineslifestyle.com/ by Timothy Walker
Best Parenting Blog
- http://www.acelynprojecthappiness.com/ by Ace and Crislyn Nierva
- http://myhappybeginnings.blogspot.com/ by Floraine and Michael Balgos
Best Personal Blog
- http://hellolysa.blogspot.com/ by Alyssa Ancla
- Arianne Buenviaje – http://yaniness.com/ by Arianne Buenviaje
- http://rmbulseco.blogspot.com/ by Renz Bulseco
- http://www.louiseinthehouse.com/ by Anna Alfafara
Best Technology Blog
- http://gadgetary.com/ by Madie Boie Sahid
- http://gamedok.com/ by Arjay Legere
- http://gamesandgizmos.net/ by Lyle Santos
- http://techsavvychic.blogspot.com/ by Sarah Jean Gavile
Best Travel Blog
The Davao Blogger of the Year Award is given to the Blogger who had the biggest impact to the Davao Blogosphere in 2014. The finalists for Davao Blogger of the Year are:
- Ria Jose of http://www.kusinamaria.com/
- Natalie Jill Lim of http://www.luvnat.com/
- April San Pedro of http://www.iamartisan.com/
- Timothy Walker of http://www.philippineslifestyle.com/
- Olan Emboscado of http://thetravelteller.com/
The final award is the Mad Badger Award given to the Registered Member of Davao Bloggers Society who has participated in the most number of events of the Davao Bloggers Society.
Congratulations to all the nominees! Kudos for a productive 2014. We hope to see more and better blogs by Davao Bloggers in the coming years.
The Davao Bloggers Society Christmas Party 2014 and the Davao Blog Awards is co-presented by Smart Communications. The event is sponsored by My Skin Origins, JCo Donuts and Coffee, Lachi’s Sans Rival Atbp., Snoe Beauty, Krispy Kreme, Microtel Davao, and AirAsia.
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