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BritMums ranks 17th in Cision Top 50 UK blogs!

What a way to end 2014! An email from Cision HQ, the global media provider, informing us that our much loved BritMums blog is number 17 in the Top 50 UK Blogs. Whoop, whoop, whoop! Firstly, thank you to all of our contributors who month after month scout the BritMums community and beyond and return with […]

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Dad’s Round-up: An autumnal mix

What do you get if you take a psychotherapist, two stay at home dads, one of whom likes to write about feminism and a dad that has a thing for laundry bleach? You get the dad bloggers that feature in this month’s round up, that’s what. I’m sure you’ll agree that’s a real autumnal mix. […]

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Brilliance in Blogging 2014 winners!

What an amazing year for the BiBs! Thousands of votes were cast in March and April for each of the 16 categories. Everyone shortlisted in the 2014 Brilliance in Blogging awards was noted for their innovative and highly engaging blogging and social media by their readers and peers. The shortlists of 16 bloggers in each category were then […]

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Announcing the 2014 BiBs shortlist

We’re delighted to announce this year’s crop of shortlisted Brilliance in Blogging bloggers and social influencers. “Brilliance” means so many things. In your nominations you told us what it meant to you: super-engaged bloggers always ready with an encouraging word and advice, gorgeous sites, recipes that inspire us, commentary that gets us involved. What happens […]

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BritMums judges Funny Women writing awards

Something funny happened to BritMums Tuesday night. It was the Funny Women Awards Charity Final, which I attended in Leicester Square, London. Funny Women helps bring new women onto the comedy scene and is celebrating its 10-year anniversary. There were awards for stand-up, musical comedy, sketch and character. I was thrilled to be a judge […]

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The Inspire! BiB Award Finalists

Are you ready for some inspiration? Well, we have eight amazing bloggers who are truly exceptional and if you’re ever in need of a breath of fresh air in the blogging world, these bloggers and their wonderful stories will most definitely tick that box. The Inspire category bloggers have a healthy attitude toward life and […]

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Tom Briggs Diary of the Dad to speak to BritMums Live!

We’re delighted that Tom Briggs will be joining our Bloggers’ Studio: The Daddy bloggers. A proud father of two and the social media manager for a national animal welfare charity by day, Tom started blogging his happy yet bewildered musings about parenthood shortly after the arrival of his first son, Dylan, in 2010. In its […]

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Dadzclub to speak about the ‘Dad experience’

Joining our panel of esteemed dad bloggers on Saturday at BritMums Live! is Craig Hodgson. Hodgson is founder of dadzclub and a father to two children, a 10-year old daughter and 3-year old son. He is married to Kathryn who is a nurse with the NHS and whose unusual working hours often mean Craig, as […]

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Announcing the Brilliance in Blogging Awards – the BiBs!

They’re here! The Brilliance in Blogging Awards – aka The BiBs – have arrived for 2012! It’s an opportunity to celebrate the best parent blogs in the UK on a wide variety of topics and styles. There’s a category for newbies, there’s a category for foodies, there’s even a category for daddies (although we expect […]

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BritMums at the Editorial Intelligence Comment Awards

One of our goals at BritMums – in addition to helping bloggers learn about SEO and blog platforms and what-not – is to promote excellence in writing. It’s the cornerstone of every good blog. That’s why I was so excited to be a judge for the #eicommentawards run by Editorial Intelligence. The judging process was […]

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Guest post: And the MAD winners are…

Sally Whittle is an editor, blogger and writer who organises the MAD Blog Awards. Here, she introduces the winners for each category and describes an altogether unique awards experience… This weekend saw the second annual MAD Blog Awards ceremony, which celebrate the very best of British parent blogging. The MAD Blog Awards isn’t your typical […]

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Do you have a winning blog?

The Cosmo Blog Awards 2011 have opened for nominations, and some of the categories are so far up BritMums’ street we wanted to let you all know. The 2010 Awards received over 15,000 blog nominations, and this year’s competition is expected to be even bigger. If you want to get your words of wisdom in front […]

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Blogger of the Week and 10 Must-Tweets

Another week, another brilliant blogger to draw your attention to. This blogger is a London based Magazine Features Writer in her OFFICIAL capacity who combines her talent in writing Children’s Product reviews, running a busy household and being an outstanding Mummy to an energetic toddler and delightful new tiddler! She’s wondering if there are more […]

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Join the Brilliance in Blogging Awards Tweetup Wednesday

More than 4,ooo votes have been cast for the Brilliance in Blogging Awards (!) and on Wednesday we’ll announce the folks who you told us inspired you, made a difference and made you laugh. We’ll announce the winners at a 1pm Tweetup (come join the online conversation using the hashtag #brillBMB) then post the list of winners […]

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Do news analysis on your site? Nominate for the Online Media Awards

The Online Media Awards has been established to recognise “the cleverest, boldest and most original news and views” coverage internationally. While the big boys like the BBC and the Guardian vie for title, the awards also want to include individuals next to the corporations. It has a special category for Best Commentary/Blogging that seeks to […]

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Vote now! The Brilliance in Blogging short list!

In just a week we received a deluge of nominations for our inaugural awards. Brilliance in Blogging is designed to highlight and recognise some of the most interesting, innovating and thought-provoking work going on within the British mum blogging community. Now we have a shortlist for you to vote on your favourites! These finalists demonstrate a wide range of qualities: […]

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