Winners of the Ninjamatics 2010 Canadian Weblog Awards

2010 Canadian Weblog AwardsThe winners are here!

After more than a year of preparations, nominations, coding, writing, primping, preening, and two jury rounds, we have finally arrived at the final announcement of the inaugural 2010 Canadian Weblog Awards.

Congratulations to all the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners. We are proud to show off your mad blogging achievements. Thank you for doing Canada proud.

Huge thanks also goes out to all the jurors who volunteered their time and effort to make this juried award a reality. We are honoured to have such dedicated individuals to realize this vision.

If you are one of the high-quality winners, take your award button(s) and display them on your website as proof positive of your high quality. We're not fooling around when we tell you that you do good work.

Congratulations again, and a happy New Year!

 

Art & Photography / Art et photographie

 

Arts & Culture / Arts et culture

First: The Ampersand
Second: Patti Friday
Third: tonyfoto/drool

 

Best Designed / Meilleur design

 

Best New Weblog (for weblogs created after July 31, 2009) / Meilleur nouveau blogue (blogues créés après le 31 juillet 2009)

 

Best Written / Meilleurs textes

 

Business & Career / Affaires et carrières

First: Squawkfox
Second: Tanveer Naseer
Third: IttyBiz

 

Comics / Bande dessinée

First: Weregeek
Second: Everyday People
Third: Hark! A Vagrant

 

Crafting / Artisanat

 

Ecology & Social Justice / Écologie et justice sociale

 

Ex-Pat / Expatriés

First: Muddy Boots
Second: MadameHeringer.com
Third: Sudobeer

 

Family & Parenting / Famille et enfants

 

Fashion & Style / Mode et style

 

Feminist / Féminisme

First: PhD in Parenting
Second: Gender Focus
Third: Cleavage

 

Food & Drink / Cuisine et breuvages

 

French Language / En français

First: Banlieusardises
Second: 2Capricieux
Third: Prétextes.ca

 

Gardening / Jardinage

 

Group Weblog / Blogue collectif

 

Health & Wellness (includes physical and mental health and disabilities) / Santé et bien-être (incluant santé physique, mentale et handicaps)

 

Humour / Humour

 

LGBTQ / GLBTQ

First: Dead Robot
Second: Gender Focus
Third: Sticky Crows

 

Life / Mode de vie

 

Lifetime Achievement (for weblogs created before January 1, 2005) / Prix d'excellence pour l'ensemble de son œuvre (blogues créés avant le 1er janvier 2005)

 

Media & Journalism / Médias et journalisme

 

Microblog (Twitter, Tumblr, Identi.ca, Jaiku, Posterous, etc.) / Microblogue (Twitter, Tumblr, Identi.ca, Jaiku, Posterous, etc.)

First: @sween (Twitter)
Second: Cook Clean (Tumblr)
Third: @mathewi (Twitter)

 

Military / Armée

 

Music / Musique

 

People's Choice (open to public vote from December 1-31, 2010) / Prix du public (ouvert au public du 1er au 31 décembre 2010)

 

Placeblog (contains local political/social/arts/community articles about a place) / Placeblogue (contenant des articles sur la politique/vie sociale/arts/communauté dans une localité)

First: Hello Ottawa
Second: Apartment613
Third: Kitsilano.ca

 

Podcast & Vlog / Podcast et vlog

 

Political / Politique

 

Pop Culture & Entertainment / Pop culture et spectacles

 

Religion, Spirituality, & Philosophy / Religion, spiritualité et philosophie

 

Science, Technology, & the Internet / Science, technologie et Internet

 

Sports, Fitness, & Recreation / Sports, condition physique et loisirs

 

Travel / Voyage

 

Writing & Literature / Écriture et littérature

First: THE Blog
Second: PhotoDiction
Third: Fortrel.net