We need your help! The Orlando Weekly has just opened voting for the "Best of Orlando 2012" awards and we want "The Scoring Third" to take home the prize this year for "Best Local Blog"! We know that every time we've asked you to retweet something on Twitter or share a link on your Facebook page for us you have done it beyond our expectations. Well it is time for our thousands of followers to come through once again.
The voting is simple and will take you less than 1 minute to complete. We know that our audience extends outside of Orlando and around the world, but this is a matter of local pride for us and everyone is encouraged to vote. Here's what you need to do.
2. Fill out your contact information; to make sure you only vote once
3. Scroll down to the "Local Color" section; the scrolling is a bit weird
4. You are required to fill in a minimum of 5 votes, so to save you time we have provided answers for the first 7 categories under "Local Color" including our own blog for several. Simply cut and paste these answers or input your own.
Best Kept Secret: ScoringThird.com
Best Local Charitable Group: The Mustard Seed
Best Cheerleader: Mippi (Orlando City Girls)
Best Local Website: ScoringThird.com
Best Local TV Newsperson: Amy Sweezey
Best Local Big Shot: Carrot Top
Best Local Blog: ScoringThird.com
5. Scroll down to the bottom of the list and click "Send Poll"
Last and most important, SPREAD THE WORD! Tell your friends and family on Twitter, Facebook, Email or in person to vote for us.
As always, thanks for being what makes "The Scoring Third" so great, the fans!