Thursday, June 26, 2008

Week 9: Top 10 Emerging Influential Blogs for 2008

Here's the ninth week summary of entries and their choices/nomination in The Top 10 Emerging Influential Blogs in 2008. If you haven't submitted an entry yet, head on to our writing project page on how to join.

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Week 9 only
For the ninth week, we received a total of 13 entries from Paolo, Pepsiice, Hotchiqqa, Lady Dyan, Fritz, Luz, Lainy, Jeric, Gusher, Sedna16, Forg, Munki, and Daniel Liew.

A total of 53 blogs were cited from the 13 entries (excluding the additions and revisions made by some of the earlier week entries). They are:

  1. http://blog.edarevalo.net/
  2. http://bloggista.com/
    http://mapiles.com/
  3. http://www.filipinovoices.com/
    http://julia-aquino.blogspot.com/
    http://manilafoodistas.blogspot.com/
    http://passthesauce.net/
    http://visitsagada.com/
The following blogs got one mention each:
Combined with week 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8 entries, we now have a total of 116 writing project participants citing 260 blogs.

All blogs listed in the previous weeks won't be re-posted unless it gets chosen again by entries submitted in Week 10. This is the overall ranking of the blogs mentioned (including additions made by previous week entries), as of today:
  1. http://manilafoodistas.blogspot.com/
  2. http://visitsagada.com/
  3. http://www.filipinovoices.com/
  4. http://missingcarlo.filblogs.com/
  5. http://delfindjmontano.blogspot.com/
  6. http://marroxas2010.blogspot.com/
  7. http://www.yougottech.com/
  8. http://www.blogniinday.com/
    http://www.davaodeli.com/
  9. http://blog.edarevalo.net/
  10. http://www.kopongkopong.com/
As we are entering the last month of this writing project, we will be pushing all participants to complete their top 10 list for inclusion in the entries master list (and be included in the raffle).

We still have 5 weekly updates to go.

If you haven't submitted an entry yet, head on to our writing project page on how to join.