Blogging Idol is a product of ComputerWorld Canada, the national voice of IT management.
Contestants are welcome to contribute blog entries on technology themes at http://www.blogidol.ca/ by May 23, 2011 for a chance to win $1, 000 grand prize or valuable gift certificates.
Blog content will be evaluated on the quality of the individual post. Writing multiple blog posts, in multiple categories increases your chances of winning. Contestants will be given ideas by editors of ComputerWorld Canada, training on blogging best practices and will receive continuous feedback on their contributions.
Blogging Idol will have judges critique posts in the comments area, and readers will choose their favorites using the ratings function.
Past contestants and winners have continued to blog for IT World Canada, bringing valuable insight while establishing themselves as a thought leader in the Canadian IT community.
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