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The Kenya Blog Contest

Blogging is slowly becoming a Kenyan voice where bloggers express their thoughts and opinions freely across the internet. Topics range from News, Business, Tourism, Art, Fashion, Hobbies etc. However, it is difficult to trace a blog to add to your RSS reader or bookmark it in your browser. The aim of this Online Blog Contest is to compile blogs by giving you a brief description of the blog content (in the writer’s words) and put them in a poll where the winners will be chosen by you!

Important Dates

Voting Poll will be open on: Wednesday, 14th July 2010.

Application for contestants will close on: Friday 16th July 2010

The poll will close and the winner announced on: Friday 30th July 2010

There will be one Grand winner and two runners up.

Prices for the above will be announced after voting begins.

The Contest will officially launch on 7/7/2010 at 7PM after the compilation of early applicants and publishing of the same in this blog. Further communication will be relayed on twitter by @eGichomo.

Contestants can download the application forms here and email them to egichomo@gmail.com. Please observe the Rules and Regulations there with.

NEW!!! Fill the Online Application Form. Easy. [APPLICATION CLOSED]

Please subscribe via email on the right to receive information on the contest and future posts by Self Definition.

Watch the Online Live Stream of The Kenya Blog Contest on #KeBlogContest

Contest organized by @eGichomo

  1. July 6, 2010 at 12:46 PM

    I think I’m in!

  2. July 6, 2010 at 12:53 PM

    where do people vote anyway?

  3. July 6, 2010 at 12:53 PM

    Don’t you think it’ll be better if you had categories??? Refer to Nigerian blog awards (google) we all have good blogs but in different categories.

    • July 6, 2010 at 1:09 PM

      Thanks for the pointers.. Categories will be set within 24 hours after a survey and depending on the applicants by tomorrow evening. Asante.

  4. July 6, 2010 at 12:59 PM

    I agree some people only read certain things in blogs!

    • July 6, 2010 at 1:14 PM

      Categories will be set and communicated duly. Applications are welcome, thank you.

  5. July 6, 2010 at 4:09 PM

    I’m in!

  6. July 6, 2010 at 5:12 PM

    This should be interesting.

  7. Maina
    July 7, 2010 at 11:57 AM

    Am in but i think my application will be among the last. Nevertheless, am in.

  8. @uhusiano
    July 7, 2010 at 12:29 PM

    am in good stuff; I do {DO IT YOURSELF (DIY)} category. Thanks @egichomo

  9. July 7, 2010 at 4:54 PM

    Ok.. Why do I have to put my phone number in the application form?

  10. July 8, 2010 at 12:52 AM

    I’m so in… This I have to WIN

  11. July 8, 2010 at 12:29 PM

    This is wonderful i must say! But am sorry i wont be contesting because i believe that there isnt a fairer than the other, all the poets/ boggers are special in their own kind of art. But to all those contesting and to the initiator of this great contest, all the best 🙂 xoxo

    • egichomo
      July 8, 2010 at 2:30 PM

      Hey dear, thanks for the feedback and support. Everyone is a winner by virtue of having a blog. The aim of the contest is to display talent and form a directory of great work. The poll will seek to appreciate the public’s favorite. Keep up the good work.

  12. July 10, 2010 at 10:49 AM

    A welcomed initiative

  13. July 14, 2010 at 9:43 AM

    Blog ya mtaa, niko!

  14. July 14, 2010 at 10:37 AM

    Nipo natambulika. I need to revive mine, but in the meantime, I am in!

  15. July 14, 2010 at 4:56 PM

    Good idea!

  16. July 15, 2010 at 5:02 PM

    Great idea! Unfortunately I will not be participating. Quite apart from the fact that I NEVER win anything ( well there was that one time I won – but it for a contest I had never entered) I can’t really find a category to place my randomicity. (Also , I kinda like my anonymity a little too much)

    All the best to the contestants 😀 (and share the prize please!)

  17. July 24, 2010 at 12:12 PM

    hi, how did you come up with the categories and the nominees? by the way we need more quality content bloggers on Afrigator especially for Kenya, we are lagging behind South Africa and Nigeria .That is disappointing seeing that we are better at language and artistic expression than them!Please join me there

  18. Lady B
    October 1, 2010 at 6:39 AM

    hi, I missed out on this contest but would love to be included in any new ones coming up. I am also looking to join any contests or African/East African blog networks so I would appreciate any heads-up. Am actually a Kenyan living in the Diaspora. Visit my blog; I just started (kinda late i know but Oh well… better late than never)


    • egichomo
      October 4, 2010 at 12:04 PM

      Hey Lady B,
      Thanks for dropping by. You have a very nice blog. I will keep you posted on the next contest. For now you may join the East African Bloggers Community on : http://www.eabloggers.net/ Also follow me on Twitter @eGichomo for updates,

  19. July 24, 2015 at 3:55 PM

    Am in friend

  20. July 24, 2015 at 3:59 PM

    I would like to be included in the contest

    • September 23, 2015 at 12:43 PM

      The contest closed please. Thank you.

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