The OneRiot community is hip, keen on good design and very social so it means a lot to be recognized by the SXSW crowd
Boulder, CO and San Francisco, CA (Vocus) February 20, 2009
OneRiot, the social search engine that finds the pulse of the web, today announced that the OneRiot Blog (http://blog.oneriot.com) is among an elite group of candidates up for the People's Choice Award for "Best Blog" at the 12th Annual SXSW Web Awards! Voting is now open for anyone and everyone to vote once per day until March 6th: https://secure.sxsw.com/peoples_choice/.
The SXSW Web Awards is a competition that uncovers the best new websites and celebrates those who are building tomorrow's online trends. The Web Awards run in conjunction with the famous South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive Festival that runs March 13-17, 2009 in Austin, Texas. Winners of the People's Choice Awards will be announced at the SXSW Web Awards ceremony on March 15, 2009.
"Our blog topics are inspired by the OneRiot community," said Carmel Hagen, editor of the OneRiot Blog."They tell us what they're into right now, then we put our own twist on current events with refreshing doses of snark and humor."
"The OneRiot community is hip, keen on good design and very social so it means a lot to be recognized by the SXSW crowd," exclaimed OneRiot's CEO, Kimbal Musk.
For a list of other SXSW Web Award finalists visit: http://sxsw.com/interactive/web_awards/finalists
Launched in November 2008, OneRiot is a social search engine that that finds the pulse of the web. Thanks to the constant help of more than two million users, OneRiot makes it easy for anyone to find the news, videos and products that people are talking about right now. Unlike any other search engine, OneRiot prioritizes the internet's information based on its current popularity with real people, which delivers search results that are fresh, friendly, and pulsing with the real-time energy of the web.
OneRiot is a privately held company headquartered in Boulder, Colo. with offices in San Francisco. To keep up to date on announcements from OneRiot, follow via Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/oneriot