BlogTalkRadio, a 2008 “Webware 100” Winner!

webware_winnerWe are pleased to announce that your favorite Web 2.0 product, BlogTalkRadio, is a winner in CNET’s 2008 Webware 100 Awards in the Audio category. The Web 2.0 user community cast nearly two million votes in the online voting poll, launching BlogTalkRadio’s citizen broadcasting network into the winners’ circle.

In addition to being a non-music platform, BlogTalkRadio is the only user-generated content site among the audio category winners. Read the entire release > > .

The Webware 100 profile page for BlogTalkRadio has… an overview of BlogTalkRadio, with a place for users to comment. So go ahead, drop a line and tell everyone why you voted for BlogTalkRadio.

BlogTalkRadio joins nine other notable winners in this category:

  • Amazon MP3
  • eMusic
  • Finetune
  • iLike
  • iTunes
  • Last.fm
  • Live365
  • Pandora
  • Zune Marketplace
  • It’s interesting to note that we’re the only company in this category producing original content. This is a fact that we’re really proud of – and if you’re a BlogTalkRadio host – so should you be. Using social media tools to create community around live interaction for personal or business promotion is an amazing aspect of Web 2.0. We’re glad to be able to provide a platform for generating such content. Special thanks to our community for rallying to the call and supporting BlogTalkRadio.

    Our own Kris Smith and Hilary Leewong will appear at the Web 2.0 Expo San Francisco to accept the award this Thursday on behalf of the entire organization.

    The 2008 Webware 100 Awards recognize the best Web 2.0 sites, services, and applications on the Web today. After receiving more than 5,000 nominations for inclusion in the Webware 100, our editors selected 300 finalists. But the Web’s users (that was YOU) decided the final cut, voting nearly two million times to select the 100 top products–10 each in of 10 categories–from our list of 300 finalists.

    4 thoughts on “BlogTalkRadio, a 2008 “Webware 100” Winner!

    1. Alan Roger Currie

      CONGRATULATIONS Alan, Bob, Lisa, Amy, Hilary, Luke, John, and everyone else associated with BlogTalkRadio. Very, very, very much deserved.

      And I have to ‘brag’ … I VOTED!!!!

      Continued success

      Reply
    2. Ryan Chandler

      Congratulations everyone associated with BlogTalkRadio. This has a great achievement for BTR and I’m so glad this great place continues to get more exposure. It’s an honor to be affiliated with such a great site.

      -Ryan Chandler
      Host of In The Zone Radio

      Reply

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