#VoteMindMapSA #VoteZeeFashionista at the @SABlogAwards
Blogging in South Africa is a curious affair. Suddenly there has been resurgence in the blogsphere and we look forward to seeing who will take the cake at this year’s South African Blog awards. After the controversy of last year’s awards the event which is scheduled for later his month will surely spring a few surprises. Already complains have been rife on twitter and other social networks, about the category listings as well as mainstream media being allowed to enter their websites as blogs.
As one commentator pointed out. “Its wrong for them to want to saturate the blogsphere, they should not be allowed to enter.” Despite the controversy everybody loves awards and this blog, yes MindMap-SA is one of the finalists in the Lifestyle and Entertainment category as well as for best musical blog. In the famous clichés of many award acceptance speeches , We are just glad to be nominated. But we would not hate winning either. Want to help the cause? Great! Click on the link below and cast your vote. http://website.sablogawards.com/2011/vote/voteforme/3860,4274
Our close friend Zee Fashionista is also a frontrunner in the best Fashion blog category. Her insightful and often witty scribbling about all things stylish have made her one of the most loved and most influential writers in the local blogging scene. You can check out her blog at http://www.zeefashionista.blogspot.com/ . And to vote for her simple click http://website.sablogawards.com/2011/vote/voteforme/3762,4176
Also do look out for our interview with her in the next issue of MindMap-SA eZine, as she pontificates on blogging, fashion advice and why she choose philosophy as her major. So get out there and get voting and tell your friends to do the same. Voting will close this Wednesday, so don’t forget to confirm your vote before the deadline. Until then keep mapping out.