Blog-a-Tonics

Friday, September 3, 2010

Rules and Reminder for Blog-a-Ton 14

Publish the post on Sep 4, 2010 anytime between 0000 hrs and 2359 hrs (IST)!

Date for Blog-a-Ton : Sep 4, 2010

Before I give you the details about posting, lets welcome the new Blog-a-Tonics
I hope to see all of you participating this time.
 
As you already know, the topic for Blog-a-Ton 14 has been finalised as:
Return

Please follow these rules while publishing your post and thereafter:
  • The title of your post should be the topic itself; i.e. Return
    Please do not use any alternative title or your post link will be removed.
  • The post should start with this text within blockquotes and with link to this blog. Just copy the following HTML code and paste to your post in Edit HTML mode:

    <div style="text-align: justify;">
    <blockquote>
    This post has been published by me as a part of the <b>Blog-a-Ton 14</b>; the fourteenth edition of the online marathon of Bloggers; where we decide and we write. To be part of the next edition, visit and start following <a href="http://blogaton.in/"><b>Blog-a-Ton</b></a>.
    </blockquote>
    </div>
  • The post should end with this text within blockquotes and with links to the comments section of this post and this blog. Just copy the following HTML code and paste to ur post in Edit HTML mode:

    <div style="text-align: justify;">
    <blockquote>
    The <b>fellow Blog-a-Tonics</b> who took part in this Blog-a-Ton and links to their respective <b>posts</b> can be checked <a href="http://blog-a-ton.blogspot.com/2010/09/rules-and-reminder-for-blog-ton-14.html#comments"><b>here</b></a>. To be part of the next edition, visit and start following <b><a href="http://blogaton.in/">Blog-a-Ton</a></b>.
    </blockquote>
    </div>
  • Publish the post on Sep 4, 2010 anytime between 0000 hrs and 2359 hrs (Indian Standard Time)
  • Use the following code to provide direct link to your post.
<a href="ADDRESS OF YOUR POST">YOUR NAME - Return</a> 

It will look like this: Vipul Grover - Return and will link to your post.

Please follow this rule to ensure easy navigability to your post.

    • Use your blogrolled name in this code. In case there are others blogrolled with the same name, mail me some unique name by which you will like to blogrolled for future BAT. 
    • In case you are following this blog and have participated earlier too but don't find yourself blogrolled, just drop me an email. Moreover,  check the blogroll and use some unique name (name + surname, surname + name, pet name, pen name, etc) in the above code and mention that in your email too.
    • In case you have just joined BAT and this was your first participation, you will be blogrolled soon. Moreover, check the blogroll and use some unique name (name + surname, surname + name, pet name, pen name, etc).
      •  Remember, you can not post more than ONE entry.  This is to ensure QUALITY over QUANTITY
      • In case you post your link after the stipulated time, then your submission will not be considered for voting.
      • Return on Sep 5 to vote for your favourite post. A separate notification for the same will be posted upon the conclusion of the event. So do not vote till then. Till then just enjoy reading the various entries, keeping in mind your favourite ones. 

        DO NOT USE THE COMMENTS SECTION OF THIS POST FOR ANY OTHER PURPOSE. If there are any queries, ask them in the comments section of previous post.

        Looking forward to some great posts
        Blog-a-Tonically Yours

        70 comments:

        1. Hi Marshal;

          I will try to relink my entry as a couple of fellows blog-a-tonics pointed out the error in my link. Please bear! Thanks!

          Hope this new link will work now!
          ~Amity~ - Return

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        2. adreamygal - Return

          Marshall , I am sorry , had put in wrong link :P , this is the corrected one :)

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        3. Pawan Maruvada - Return


          http://m4maruvada.blogspot.com/2010/09/return_04.html

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        4. Any entry after this comment is not eligible for voting.

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        5. Hey Marshall and my fellow friends I am really sorry I couldn't post an entry for this edition of BAT. :-( I am so bummed. I thought of few story lines but just couldn't write anything then when I finally sat on the computer got distracted and got busy with something else. But no worries there's always the next time. just 7 more months I will also be a veteran. I just have to remember to keep on participating. So Just require your wishes to be able to participate going forward. Sorry this time take care and all the best to all the participating bloggers. You guys rock .. Keep on rocking.

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        6. @Vikas Khair : Return with a bang the next time :-) You could've posted the same comment & it would have justfit in with the topic. :-)

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        7. Hi Fellow Blogatonics...although I missed the deadline to complete and submit my post (and so I withdrew my half baked entry), i have nevertheless gone ahead and completed my article...anyone interested..please do pay a visit
          http://bmayur.blogspot.com/2010/09/return.html

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        8. This was really a wonderful use of the word "return"... this was really simple, touching and purifying... good going Zainab... Keep up the good work !!!!!!

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