Pinoy Expats/OFW Blog Awards 2009 on December 27

December 16, 2009 | No Comments Yet

Now on its second year, the Pinoy Expats/OFW Blog Awards will be held on December 27 at the Philam Life Theater on UN Ave., Malate, Manila. There are 37 nominees whom you can vote for at the sidebar of the website.

Aside from the blog awards itself, there’s also a photo contest open to all Pinoy bloggers abroad.

Can’t make it to the awards night? Check this page for live streaming of the event.

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Top 10 Filipino Expats and OFW Bloggers of 2008 announced

January 2, 2009 | 1 Comment

The Pinoy Expats/OFW Blog Awards honored the top Filipino expatriates and overseas workers who are also bloggers. Here’s the list:

10. Rhapsody, Dubai, UAE
9. Mumsified, Malaysia
8. Sari Saring Kulay, Japan
7. Sleepless in KL, Malaysia
6. Manilenya, Canada
5. Pamatay Homesick, Kuwait
4. Pedestrian Observer, USA
3. The Sandbox, Saudi Arabia
2. Pansitan ni Ate Sienna, USA
1. Writing on Air, Australia

Writing on Air is written by Jim Paredes and this is what the judges had to say about his blog:

“Meaningful and inspiring posts” “Brings out pride in being Filipino” “Writing on Air has depth and substance. Jim’s blog is brilliant and inspiring. His take on issues around the world and as well as personal experiences are culturally enriching as a Filipino. The lay-out and design is clean” Some of the judges notes about Jim Paredes blog.

There was also a special award for the Most Popular Expat/OFW Blog, Ronel Livelihood from the UK.

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