AWARD CATEGORIES

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Under each category there will be two Awards up for grabs:

1. Individual/Freelance Blog
2. Company/Organisation Blog

What type of entrant am I?

INDIVIDUALS: An individual Blog is defined as a single or duo Blogger/s. This can be for business or pleasure. You must be the main contributor for your Blog. If your Blog has a large amount of regular guest contributors (more than 5), you must enter as a Company/Organisation

COMPANIES: If you are a Company, please enter this category. A company Blog is also defined as more than two authors and more than 5 guest authors. Any size of company can enter into this category, from SME, charities, enterprises to large branded companies and enterprisesWe are pleased to announce that the following industry categories will be recognised at the UK Blog Awards 2017.

For a FULL overview of each category please see outlined below:

 

ODEON Cinema Blog of the Year Award

 

 

Arts and Culture

We suggest you enter for the UKBA’s under the Arts & Culture Industry Category if you are an organisation or individual that Blogs around the following:
• Theatre
• Museums
• Music
• Books
• Reading
• Book clubs
• Libraries
• Modern Art
• Galleries
• Crafts
• Dance
• Art reviews
• Film
• Cinema
• Sculpture

 

Automotive

We suggest you enter for the UKBA’s under the Automotive Industry Category if you are an organisation or individual that Blogs around the following:
• Cars
• Racing
• Formula 1
• Rally Driving
• Motorbikes
• Mechanics
• Automotive Reviews
• Performance Vehicles
• Unusual Modes of Transport
• Automotive Innovation and Technology
• Eco/Green Transport
• Public Transport
 

 

Dating

• Dating 
• Relationships
• Diaries
• Advice
• Marriage and Break Ups

 

Digital & Technology

We suggest you enter for the UKBA’s under the Digital & Technology Industry Category if you are an organisation or individual that Blogs around the following:
• Gamification
• Mobile
• Government Technology
• Security & Advice
• Innovation
• Gaming
• Computing
• Gadgets
 

 

Education

We suggest you enter for the UKBA’s under the Education Industry Category if you are an organisation or individual that Blogs around the following:
• Teaching
• Educational Subjects
• Universities
• Further Education
• Higher Education
• Schools
• Health in Education
• Curriculum
• Teaching methods
• Governmental Guidelines & Issues
• Ofsted
• Teaching Innovation & Applied Technology

 

Food & Drink

We suggest you enter for the UKBA’s under the Food & Drink Industry Category if you are an organisation or individual that Blogs around the following:
• Recipes
• Eating out
• Food
• Drink
• Restaurants
• Baking
• Growing your own food/ organics
• Cookery Programme Reviews
 

 

Green & Eco

• Environmental
• Energy
• Ultilites
• Green
• Planet Saving
• Environmental and Innovative Green Gadget
• Sustainability
• Construction and Property
• Climate Change
• Conservation
• Property

• Architecture

 

Health & Social Care

We suggest you enter for the UKBA’s under the Health Industry Category if you are an organisation or individual that Blogs around the following:
• NHS
• Social Care
• Respite Care
• Rehabilitation
• Elderly Care
• Young Person Centred Care
• Physical Activity
• Mental Health
• Wellbeing and Fitness
• Diet
• Obesity
• Public Health
• Healthcare
• Smoking
• Alcohol

 

Lifestyle

We suggest you enter for the UKBA’s under the Lifestyle Industry Category if you are an organisation or individual that Blogs around the following:
• Parenting
• Interior Design
• Product Design
• Legal
• Finance
• Sport
• Coaching
• Business Support/Advice
• Thrift/Budgeting/Money Saving
• Personal interests not covered in the other industry categories
 

 

Photography

• Contemporary
• Creative
• HDR
• High Speed
• Macro
• Motion
• Landscape
• Nature and Wildlife 
• Time Lapse
• Press & Editorial
• Repartage
• Underwater
• Insta Blog

 

 

PR, Media, Marketing and Communication

We suggest you enter for the UKBA’s under the Media, Marketing and Communication Industry Category if you are an organisation or individual that Blogs around the following:
• Social Media
• Marketing
• Community
• Peers
• PR
• Journalism
• Tele Communication
• Newspaper
• Digital Communication
• Branding
• Inbound Marketing
• Outbound Marketing
• Audience Interaction
 

 

Fashion & Beauty

We suggest you enter for the UKBA’s under the Retail Industry Category if you are an organisation or individual that Blogs around the following:
• Product Review
• High Street
• Fashion Design
• Dressmaking
• Fashion Shows
• Clothing
• Footwear
• Accessories
• Seasonal Fashion
• Retail
• Style
• Beauty
• Make Up
• Tutorials

 

 

Travel

We suggest you enter for the UKBA’s under the Travel Industry Category if you are an organisation or individual that Blogs around the following:
• Tourism
• Accommodation
• Equipment, Packing, Gadgets
• Outdoors
• Occasional/Special  Travel i.e. Honeymoon
• Travel Tips
• Travel Providers
• Culture
• Backpacking
• Interailing
• World
• Reviews
• Photography
 

 

Vlogger and Podcast

Any type of video or podcasting content that you directly cover on your blog across a variety of industries may enter this category

 

Events & Weddings

We suggest you enter for the UKBA’s under the Wedding and Events Industry Category if you are an organisation or individual that Blogs around the following:
• Bridal
• Décor
• Honeymoon Planning
• Wedding Catering
• Wedding Supplier i.e. Florist, Insurance, Photograhy, Entertainment etc.
• Wedding Planning
• Wedding Accessories
• Ideas & Themes
• Budgeting
• Venues
• Wedding Photography
• Idea/Mood boards
• Event Planning/ Management/ Consultancy

• Eventprofs

• Events: Festivals, Exhibitions, Conferences, Launches etc.

• Event Technology and Innovation

• Sustainable/Green Events

 

Sports and Fitness

 

Parenting