A collaborative blog helped I co-found, Indian Muslims, has been nominated to the prestigious Brass Crescent Awards in the Best Group Blog category. Brass Crescent Awards are given out to the best of Muslim Blogosphere annually and are now in their fourth year of running. Here is what I wrote at Indian Muslims on this occasion:
Right from its inception we have projected Indian Muslims as a collaborative platform to share ideas and engage in constructive discussions. This nomination in the Best Group Blog category is a vindication of our policy. We were also the finalists at the 2006 Indibloggies for Best Group/Community Blog. Over the past 6 months, Indian Muslims has grown by leaps and bounds with record number of visitors per day and a substantial increase in the number of comments on posts. Also, new authors have joined Indian Muslims bringing fresh perspective with them. All this has contributed to the ‘group feel’ of this blog and we will continue building upon this in future. [Indian Muslims]
How To Vote?
The process of voting is simple. Please visit www.BrassCrescent.org and scroll down the page to the fifth section, BEST GROUP BLOG, and select your nominee. Then scroll the page down till the very end and enter your email address and click on the submit button. You would need to validate your vote through a link in the email received in your Inbox. If the email is not in your Inbox, please check your Junk/Bulk/Spam folder. The email will be coming from Brass Crescent Awards. Feel free to drop a comment here in case of any clarification.
It is possible to vote only for Best Group Blog category if you are not sure which blogs to choose in other categories.
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