The Urban Chennai Blogger Award is an initiative taken by Urban Tree Infrastructures to provide a platform for bloggers to interact & network. With this award, we aim to recognize bloggers from different categories who have achieved national & international acclaim and fame – with their roots in Chennai!
The Jury from team echoVME along with expert bloggers scrutinized & selected the top 5 bloggers in Chennai. The blogs were judged on the basis of:
- Blog design
- Quality of content
- Popularity of blog
- Popularity of blogger
- How beneficial the blog is.
Not only that, the winners have also been chosen based on major website factors like:
- Page Rank
- Domain authority
- Page authority
- Alexa Rank
- SEO factors.
The winners are as follows:
1. Praveen Kumar – Best Urban Chennai Blog
If you’re an Indian cuisine enthusiast, there is one blog you must absolutely know about and that is Praveen’s Awesomecuisine.com! Carrying over 11,000 recipes, Praveen’s blog talks about some delightful and authentic Indian dishes from vast categories like health, fast foods, beverages, desserts, recipes for kids, etc. Praveen says “Indian food is as diverse as its culture and its climate. The essence of good Indian cooking revolves around the appropriate use of aromatic Indian spices. The skill lies in the subtle blending of a variety of spices to enhance the basic flavor of a particular dish. Indian cooking is as vibrant as it is varied – from pavement snacks to palace feasts, it’s one of the world’s great cuisines. Once you get the hang of it, you’ll be surprised how easy it is to make.” The blog also contains an unique feature, a restaurant directory that features all restaurants in Chennai with over 3,500 restaurants!
Read his blog here: http://www.awesomecuisine.com/
2. Shrinidhi Hande – Best Urban Chennai Blogger
Titled “eNidhi India”, Shrinidhi’s blog is truly blog unlimited. Shrinidhi’s passion for blogging has come a long way – he has been blogging for the past 9 years and has written over 1600 posts (and counting). His blog ranks 3rd on Google and gets close to 1000 visitors per day (overall view is 1 million+) and gets upto 3000+ page views. His Alexa ranking is 14500 (India) and 191026 (global) and has a Klout score of 63. His blog is recognized as one of the top travel blogs by various independent surveys, he has not only contributed to various corporate blogs but has also been invited as official blogger for events like Tata Nano Superdrive Green Route! He is a travel enthusiast and an IT professional.
Read his blog at: http://www.enidhi.net/
3. Pradeep Kumar – Best Urban Chennai Blog
HellBoundBloggers.com is your technology, social media and SEO handbook! Founded by Pradeep Kumar at 17, it is a technology and web community blog covering topics like social media, blogging, WordPress, internet and technology. HBB has been reviewed as a must follow blog with an Alexa rank of 10,777 (global) and 856 (India). It focuses on blogging tips, tech news, reviews (product & websites), tutorials and computing tips. HBB Google page rank is 4 with majority of visitors from the US followed by India. HBB is also a most favoured place for guest blogging.
Read his blog at: http://hellboundbloggers.com/.
4. Aarti Krishnakumar – Best Urban Chennai Blogger
When you read Aarti Krishnakumar’s blog, her love for words is apparent to the reader. She blogs on movie reviews, book reviews, food delights, recipes, travelogues, etc. She has been blogging for over 6 years and now runs a content outfit called The Content Shop that provides content solutions across genre, industry & demographics! A freelance content writer, Aarti has created content for various websites, drafted press releases, managed case studies and written feature stories for magazines.
Read her blog here: http://www.aartikrishnakumar.com/
5. Ganga Bharani Vasudevan – Best Urban Chennai Blogger
For creative, helpful and genuine product reviews, Ganga’s GB Land is where you should go to. Passionate about short stories & stop motion animation, Ganga began her blogging by introducing product video reviews in stop motion animation. The reviews are short, under one minute and features the USP of the products. Ganga has been interviewed by Metro Plus, Deccan Chronicle, Spark Times, Morsels & Juices, etc. She is a technical analyst by profession and aspires to become a script writer in the film industry!
Read her blog here: http://scribbledbygb.blogspot.co.uk/.
We thank Urban Tree Infrastructures for giving us the opportunity to recognize the efforts of the bloggers by felicitating them with the awards!
echoVME congratulates Praveen, Pradeep, Aarti, Ganga and Shrinidhi on winning the awards! 🙂
This blog was written by Aparna Rathi (Social Media Content Writer).
Congrats to winners and thanks to Echovme for putting up a great show