The 2008 Moggy Awards winner announced


The 2008 Moggy awards saw dozens of entries submitted, all vying for the title of Australian marketing and media blog post of the year.

The awards were actualised by Craig Wilson, who writes the blog Media Hunter, and were proudly supported by

Alongside Craig and myself, accomplished journalists Mark Jones and Mark Chenery judged the awards.

Competition was fierce and a top 10 list included the following (get your bookmarking tools ready!):

The results were very close and after careful consideration, the 2008 Moggy was awarded to:

Jonathan Crossfield, author of the Copy Write blog for his post Linkbait at any Cost.

Second place went to our very own popular blogger, Matty Granfield for his post (that was also re-published in our print magazine), How to get the worlds attention without being remarkable.

Lastly, third place was award to Julian Cole for his video post – NAB Spamming: A story of a maverick blog personality.


  1. Winner: Gold Moggy  – Jonathan Crossfield – Linkbait at any Cost?
  2. Runner-Up: Silver Moggy – Matt Granfield – How to get the world’s attention without being remarkable
  3. Third: Bronze Moggy – Julian Cole – NAB Spamming: A story of a maverick blog personality

We were pleased to see that four out of the talented nine individuals had contributed to either our print publication or site in some sort of capacity previously.

More information can be found here.

On a final note, remember that this could be you right here, next year… so get your blogging wheels into motion!