Some Changes to Foodies100

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You may have noticed some changes to the Foodies100 index this month.

We’ve been running the Foodies100 index for a year now, and we’ve been thrilled by the number of bloggers participating in our site.

But in recent months we’ve noticed an increase in the number of blogs listed with us that write primarily on topics other than food.

While we love to chat to all blogs, our ranking and directory is designed to list food blogs, so over the coming weeks, we will be contacting some of the non-food bloggers in our index and inviting them to register on our Tots100 site, if it’s more appropriate for their blog.

Who will this affect? 

We are looking at all the blogs we list, and flagging those where a majority of the content is NOT about food. Bloggers in the Foodies100 don’t have to write about food in every single post, but we do expect the blogs we list to be first and foremost about food, cooking and all things edible (and quaffable).

What if I’m affected? 

If your blog is flagged, we will drop you an email to let you know. It may be that we ask you to remove your blog from our monthly charts, but if you’d still like to receive opportunities from brands then we recommend registering with Tots100, and selecting the ‘food’ option in your profile – we’ll be sharing relevant Foodies100 opportunities on Tots100, too, so you will still continue to receive opportunities to review food items, and attend food-related events.

Got questions? 

If you think we’ve made a mistake, then please do drop me an email and we’ll be happy to talk to you in more detail.

 

Sally is the publisher of Foodies100, the UK's largest directory of brilliant UK food and drink blogs and bloggers. Every day of the week, we promote the UK's best and most exciting blogs about food and drink.

Discussion4 Comments

  1. Hi I have sent you a few email but not sure if they are getting to you? I have change my blog over the last month and now mostly posting recipes / food reviews. Could you please take a look at my blog to see if I could be added back into the foodies 100 or re register? I would love to enter your comps and be in the foodies charts for the chance to be update on everything on food or food events in my area 🙂 many thanks for your time claire

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