B.A.K.E awards nominees list revealed

The BAKE Kenyan Blog Awards scheduled for the 2 of May 2015 revealed their nominees list at the InterContinental Hotel on Monday.

The aim of the awards is to recognize bloggers with creative, innovative and useful content.

This year’s awards theme is Content is King , it aims to bring together various online content creators including corporate organizations, celebrities, SMEs, county governments, etc to celebrate the growth of the Kenya blogging space.

The nominations were done from a list of about 7,000 entries.

Here are the various categories and blogs that made it to the final list.

1. Best Technology Blog

http://techmoran.com/

http://tommakau.com/

http://www.droid254.com/

https://olooesqr.wordpress.com/

http://techtrendske.co.ke/

2. Best Photography Blog

http://mutuamatheka.co.ke/blog/

http://www.victorpeace.com/blog-4/

http://buoart.com/

http://benkiruthi.com/blog3/

http://mwarv.click.co.ke/

3. Best Creative Writing Blog

http://bikozulu.co.ke/

http://crazynairobian.com/

http://www.mydeardoris.com/

http://www.magunga.com/

https://wordedveil.wordpress.com/

4. Best Business Blog

http://www.sunwords.com/

http://bankelele.co.ke/

http://kenyabusinessideas.com/

http://liliankaivilu.com/

http://moneyacademy.co.ke/

5. Best Food Blog

http://pikachakula.com/

http://pendolamama.co.ke/

http://leotunapika.com/

https://healthylivingkenya.wordpress.com/

http://thewineandfoodreview.com/

6. Best Environmental/Agricultural Blog

https://dannyfarm.wordpress.com/

http://www.farmingafrika.com/

http://graduatefarmer.co.ke/

https://conservationatheart.wordpress.com/

7. Best Fashion/Beauty/Hair/Style Blog

http://www.thisisess.com/

http://mskibati.com/

http://stylesketches.com/

http://silvianjoki.com/

http://ourstylekenya.com/

8. Best Politics Blog

http://info.mzalendo.com/

https://kanalispeaks.wordpress.com/

http://www.brainstorm.co.ke/

http://gathara.blogspot.com/

http://agachiri.blogspot.com/

8. Best New Blog

http://pendotalk.co.ke/

https://chanyado.wordpress.com/

http://building.co.ke/

http://nyatichiy.com/

http://kenyabusinessideas.com/

9 .Best Corporate Blog

http://community.ihub.co.ke/blogs/

http://chasestories.chasebankkenya.co.ke/

http://blog.batakenya.com/

https://storymojaafrica.wordpress.com/

http://www.pivoteast.com/blog/

10. Best Topical Blog

https://inkedbiker.wordpress.com/

http://www.oilnewskenya.com/

http://owaahh.com/

http://www.lizlenjo.com/

http://www.kenyaweddings.co.ke/blog

11. Best Sports Blog

http://www.futaa.com/

http://www.michezoafrika.com/

http://superfoota.co.ke/

http://www.osbke.com/

http://www.ragahouse.com/

12. Best Entertainment/Lifestyle Blog

http://www.ghafla.co.ke/

http://www.v3rcity.com/

http://www.nairobiliving.com/

http://www.jaytakeapic.com/

http://www.africacelebritynews.com/

13. Best Education Blog

https://cipitlawstrath.wordpress.com/

https://okachformusungu.wordpress.com/

http://francophonie-at-daystar.blogspot.com/

14. Best Travel Blog

http://nyatichiy.com/

http://www.safari254.com/

http://www.travelstart.co.ke/blog/

http://zurukenya.com/

http://adventure254.com/

15. Best Health Blog

http://healthkenya.co.ke/

http://ask-thenutritionist.com/

http://sitawa.blogspot.com/

http://janemukami.com/

16 .Best County Blog

http://kakamega411.com/

http://county-411.com/baringonews/

https://uasingishudecides.wordpress.com/

http://northriftpolitics.com/

http://www.nepjournal.com/

17 .Kenyan Blog of the Year

http://www.mydeardoris.com/

http://silvianjoki.com/

http://www.thisisess.com/

http://zurukenya.com/

http://pikachakula.com/

 

Who wore it best in this style challenge?

Kenyan fashion bloggers embarked on a style challenge last year to show you how they styled different outfits. They featured print on print, monochrome and the faux leather style trend. This is the 4th edition of the challenge and they rocked boy meets girl inspired outfits. Who executed the look best? You can check out the previous challenge HERE

 

silvia

Silvia Njoki

mumbi1
Mumbi Shokey
bandari-e1424852644453
Maureen Bandari
gabrielle
Gabrielle
winnie
WInnie
nelly
Nelly
michelle1
Michelle

Photos courtesy; silvianjoki.com

The submission phase of the 2015 BAKE Kenyan Blog Awards is now open

The submission phase for the 2015 (BAKE) Kenyan blog awards is now open. The Kenyan blog awards is a reward mechanism for exceptional Kenyan bloggers that publish great and useful content.

There are an overall 18 categories in this year’s awards.

Best Technology Blog
Best Photography Blog
Best Creative Writing Blog
Best Business Blog
Best Food Blog
Best Environmental/Agricultural Blog
Best Fashion/Beauty/Hair/Style Blog
Best Politics Blog
Best New Blog
Best Corporate Blog
Best Topical Blog
Best Sports Blog
Best Entertainment/Lifestyle Blog
Best Education Blog
Best Travel Blog
Best Health Blog
Best County Blog
Kenyan Blog of the Year

The timeline for the awards will be as follows:

Submission phase – January 9th 2015 to February 18th 2015
Judging phase – February 19th 2015to February 28th 2015
Online voting – March 2nd 2015 to April 30th 2015.
Winners Gala Event -May 2nd 2015.

For more information on the 2015 BAKE Kenyan Blog Awards and to submit a blog kindly visit blogawards.co.ke

Kenyan fashion bloggers monochrome style challenge

Kenyan fashion bloggers have come together for their second style challenge the monochrome. Monochrome can be taken to mean dressing only in black and white. It may also refer to combining clothes containing only tones of a single color. Who rocked the monochrome style the best?