Best Seattle Community Blogs 2013
Anyone can run a blog, but it takes talent and hard work to turn one into a vessel for bringing readers together. We hand-picked these five local blogs for their success in working towards a more knowledgeable, close-knit community. Read, share, and enjoy!
Bryan Tagas’ documentation of current happenings in the Madison Park neighborhood is impressively thorough and written with flair. His blog keeps residents in-the-know with local events, business information, and news updates.
Kim of Seattle Daily Photo provides one fresh photo of Seattle life each day of the week. Her blog captures the energy of Washington’s most vibrant city, reminding us daily of why we choose to live in this rainy paradise.
Sustainable West Seattle is a well-designed resource for all that’s happening in local environmental efforts. Peruse its front page weekly for information on “green” events, climate research, and how to join your local bicycle club.
Written by members of the community, the KING 5 blog covers a broad range of local living topics to provide the Seattle area with news and human interest stories. Readers will find educational tidbits on everything from local job fairs to heart-healthy eats.
1. Solid Ground
“Building community to end poverty” is their mission, and they execute it with gusto. Solid Ground maintains a frequently-updated blog with news, events, and current research related to ending poverty and homelessness in Seattle. Their website serves as a virtual “town square” for discussing social justice issues.