Best Local Blog

Posted: December 15, 2008 by Adrian MacNair in results

As selected by Canadian Blog Award voters, here are the rankings for:

Best Local Blog

1. Knitnut.net with 358 votes (48.05%)

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2. International Metropolis with 151 votes (20.27%)

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3. WindsorEats.com with 100 votes (13.42%)

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4. Kitsilano.ca with 79 votes (10.6%)

5. Mike Cluett’s Milton Blog with 57 votes (7.65%)

Total votes: 745

This year’s local blog award for first goes to Ottawa’s Knitnut with nearly half of the popular vote. And this category was no lightweight! 745 votes were cast in the finals and 32 blogs nominated for contention. Second and third go to Windsor blogs, which apparently has a very vibrant blogging community. Fourth goes to the trendy Kitsilano area of Vancouver, while fifth is based out of Milton, Ontario. International Metropolis and Windsor Eats were also finalists in 2007. Congratulations to a strong showing from all participants.

Comments
  1. Congratulations to our Windsor blogs! International Metropolis and WindsorEats

  2. Mike Cluett says:

    Just as Milton was the fastest growing municipality in Canada in 2007…you’ll see more of Milton in the future.
    🙂

    Congratulations to all the winners. It was great being a part of it!

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  5. Andrew says:

    It is an honour to once again this year take second place. Congratulations to all the finalists in the category.

    Windsor once again takes two of the top three…

    Big congratulations to Knitnut for their well deserved win!

  6. Don says:

    You guys certainly pick some interesting blogs to be the winners, when is your 2010 lineup of marketing or event blogs?

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