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Good Black News Featured in NewsOne’s 15 Most Share-Worthy Black Blogs and Sites of 2014

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What a treat and honor to receive a tweet from @newsone today, letting us know GBN made it onto NewsOne’s list of the 15 Most Share-Worthy Black Blogs and Sites of 2014!  Not only do we support and admire newsone.com but we are thrilled with the level of company we are keeping on their list – favorites such as For Harriet, Shadow and Act, Black and Married with Kids, and Color Lines.  We are also jazzed to learn about sites we can’t wait to follow such as Very Smart Brothas, Crew of 42, The Shadow League and The Frugal Feminista, among others.

Please click here to see NewsOne’s list in full, and thank you for your readership and continuous support.  Onward and upward!

article by Lori Lakin Hutcherson (follow @lakinhutcherson)

2013 Black Weblog Awards To Be Announced Saturday

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With nominees from over 90 countries, the Black Weblog Awards is one of the largest international Internet award events for Black bloggers. Founded in 2005, the award aimed to give recognition to Black bloggers, many whom were overlooked by other Internet award events.  The Black Weblog Awards has recognized over 180 blogs in more than 30 categories.

The event has also been featured in several mainstream and online media outlets, including NPR, CNN, and others. Winners of the Black Weblog Awards have gone on to appear in other media outlets, like MSNBC, the Huffington Post, BET, and more.  The award ceremony will be held on November 2, 2013, at The Ensemble Theatre in Houston, Texas. The blogger of the year will be revealed in addition to the winners of each of the categories. See the finalists below:

Best Political or News Blog

Polite on Society

Good Black News

WaterCooler Convos Blog

Inform and Engage

Take Another Look

Independent Underground News & Talk

Best Parenting Blog

We Got Kids

Diary of a First-Time Mom

Sailing Autistic Seas


[v]To Be a Better You

Simply Senia

Spelhouse Love

Best Faith-Based Blog

The Journey Suite

[v]My Faith and Fitness

Maurice Lindsay

Empower Moments

To Be a Better You

Jubilee Mag

Brother Preacher. Faith. Law. Life.

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