Promote Your Blog
Now that you're among the ABA Journal Blawg 100, we encourage you to tell the world.
You can start by adding one of the badges that appear below to your site. Just download each badge and place it onto your site, so your site’s visitors can link back to the Blawg 100 and vote for your site as the best in its category.
Want more recognition? Fill out the draft press release below and send it to media outlets in your area.
Sample Press Release
For Immediate Release
Contact: (Insert Blawg contact name)
(Insert contact's phone)
(Insert contact's email)
[INSERT NAME OF BLAWG] CHOSEN AS ONE OF THE ABA JOURNAL'S
(Insert CITY, STATE - DATE) - Editors of the ABA Journal announced today they have
selected [Blawg Name] as one of the top 100 best blogs for a legal audience.
In addition, the magazine has introduced the inaugural Blawg 100 Hall of Fame,
featuring 10 of the very best law blogs, known for crafting high-quality, engaging posts
day in and day out.
Now that the editors have made their picks, the ABA Journal is asking readers to weigh
in and vote on their favorites in each of the 6th Annual Blawg 100's 15 categories. Go
to http://www.abajournal.com/blawg100 to register and vote. Voting ends at close of
business on Dec. 21, 2012.
[Name of Blawg] is authored by [name of individual authors who contribute to the
"Each year, our choices become tougher. Blogging has become such a staple of
professional communication that keeping up with our own directory of more than 3,500
blogs by lawyers, judges, law professors or even law students is more formidable than
it's ever been," said ABA Journal Editor and Publisher Allen Pusey. "Some of them
have become such permanent, even required, fixtures in our everyday reading that we're
introducing the ABA Journal Blawg 100 Hall of Fame to recognize those blogs and
bloggers that have set the standards for this vast, vibrant network for legal news and
[Quote from Blawg author/contact].
About the ABA Journal:
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by half of the nation's 1.1 million lawyers every month. It covers the trends, people and
finances of the legal profession from Wall Street to Main Street to Pennsylvania Avenue.
ABAJournal.com features breaking legal news updated as it happens by staff reporters
throughout every business day, a directory of more than 3,500 lawyer blogs, and the full
contents of the magazine.
About the ABA:
With nearly 400,000 members, the American Bar Association is the largest voluntary
professional membership organization in the world. As the national voice of the legal
profession, the ABA works to improve the administration of justice, promotes programs
that assist lawyers and judges in their work, accredits law schools, provides continuing
legal education, and works to build public understanding around the world of the
importance of the rule of law.