The Success of Blogapalooza 2014

               Recently, Blogapalooza conducted their 3rd year activity on October 11 at SMX Convention Center in SM Aura, Taguig City. This was organized by wheninmanila.com of Vince Golangco and ourawesomeplanet.com of Anton Diaz. Both of them are bloggers who are popular in their respective niches and their blogs are gaining million views per month. Through their own experienced, they already proved that blog has a big impact; not only to the online readers but also to the advertisers.

            The aim of Blogapalooza is to bring products and services to bloggers through their websites. It means that advertisers are already acknowledge the influence of bloggers. Unlike before, they only trusted tradional media like television, radio and print. They believed that each blogger has their own followers and business owners and they want to reach out them also.

            This event became bigger compared to its last year. Fifty companies participated here. The major sponsors of Blogapalooza were big companies such as Globe and Chooks to Go. More than 700 bloggers was signed up and most of them attended here. Bloggers had fun because they were many  raffles and freebies given by the sponsors.  
They had also given a chance to meet the managers and owners of some of the businesses. They were also entertained by a band called Climax. This band is also conducting concert for a cause and they called it MusiKARAMAY.

            The bloggers also given a chance to do their own doughnut through the courtesy of Krispy Kreeme. Bloggers were also tested delicious foods of Yellow Cab, House of Lasagna, Chips Ahoy and House of Noodles. El Diablo Beer from Indonesia was also served to the bloggers. It has a great taste; it is not so sweet and not a not a bitter also. You can’t compare it to the local beer here. You would also like this even you’re not a drinker.

            Aside from freebies, Blogapalooza was also a star studded because there were some celebrities who also joined like the YouTube sensation Bogart the Explorer, Maxene Magalona who represented Flawless, Nicolehiya and Kris Tsuper who endorsed Fukuda and Bobby Yan who endorsed Dyson. Michele Gumabao, an athlete and became a part of Pinoy Big Brother: All In was gave her speech to inspire bloggers.