We have some exciting news! Central Florida Top 5 has been nominated for our 2nd Bright House Networks Sunshine Blog Award! We are honored to have been nominated alongside so many other great local blogs – and with so many blogs owned and/or curated by females! (High fives to my Central Florida Lady Bloggers!)
The Sunshine Blog Awards are given out during FLBlogCon’s FORUM presented by Bright House Networks, a smaller version of their much larger blogger and social media conference held in September. Of course blogging and social media topics are covered here too but this year will feature a great lineup of speakers including our own Guest Contributor and chef about town, Chef Dennis Littley! You can learn more about the program and speakers here.
Blogcurious or interested in attending? We hear tickets are still available, and if you use the discount code ‘LASTCHANCE,’ you’ll get $10 off! This year’s FORUM takes place at the Maitland Civic Center, a historic local landmark all its own! (Map)
- 4:00pm – Live streaming demo from Chef Dennis
- 4:45pm – Pinterest Power by Kim Vij
- 5:30pm – Passion into Profit by Pam Hoelze (who will pinch hit for staple Justice Mitchell)
- 6:15pm – Blogger Breakout (by niche)
- 6:15pm – Sunshine Blog Awards presentation
- 7:00pm – End
In the last couple of years, Central Florida Top 5 has gone through a lot of growth and changes, but our heart has always remained within our community and our eyes peeled on our home turf. In approaching our seventh year serving the Central Florida community, we were beyond thrilled to learn of our nomination in the “Best Community/Neighborhood Blog,” and thank our readers and fellow bloggers for nominating for us! We especially thank Bright House Networks without whom none of this would be possible.
We need your help. Would you consider voting for us, FTW (for the win)?
Anyone, anywhere can vote once, even if you live outside the counties we currently cover; Orange, Seminole, Osceola, Lake, Brevard, or Polk. This means our out-of-state and out-of-country readers CAN participate!
Are you ready to vote? Voting ends TODAY, so please act quickly! Here’s what you do:
- Head over to GottaGetLearning’s voting site: http://learn.gottagetblogging.com/nominate-a-blog/
- Locate the Best Community/Neighborhood Blog category
- Check box next to Central Florida Top 5
- Vote on all other categories (Shouts to past contributors Deli Fresh Threads & Solo Travel Girl!)
- Click submit!
- Share this Instagram or this Facebook post with your friends & ask them to vote too!
You may remember Top 5 was voted “Best Blog on Non-Profit/Cause,” in 2014 and we were super proud! Brian’s face here really says it all… (We LOVE YOU, Brian!)
On behalf of the Top 5 Team, we thank you for your continued support as we keep growing! And, should you decide to vote for us as your Best Neighborhood/Community Blog, we thank you for that too!