Best Independent Coverage
Best Independent Coverage

The Best Independent Coverage award will recognise the best writing of coverage created by a non-commercial or semi-professional content creator. To qualify for this category you should:

-- Not work, or have recently worked, as a professional technology journalist or analyst.

-- The work submitted should not have first appeared in a commercial outlet (a commercial outlet is defined as an outlet generating enough income to support multiple full-time staff). An article that was originally blogged, but was then re-run on a commercial site is acceptable.

This award can be entered by either a single individual or a website/outlet.  It may include any form of content, including blogs, reviews, news, video or audio.


How to Enter
Please submit four articles that do not exceed 6000 words in total via the Lizzies submission form.


Subject Matter: Judges will score the subject matter out of 10, based on originality, importance, general interest and usefulness.

Insight: Judges will score the articles for insight out of 10, based on accuracy, the value of the insights, the quality and relevance of the sources/opinions.

Content Quality: Judges will score the articles, videos or podcasts provided for their quality out of 5, based on writing quality, production values, and entertainment value.


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