On Saturday, September 30 Florida BlogCon, the largest blogging convention in the Southeast U.S., awarded a 2018 Sunshine Blog Award to AuthenticFlorida.com for the Travel Category.

“The Sunshine Blog Awards feature the best of the best Florida has to offer in blogging and social media influencing. AuthenticFlorida.com represents this high standard for travel and Melanie Lentz-Janney  was recognized and rewarded for this by her audience and network other influencers,” said Bess Auer, Florida BlogCon founder.

The Sunshine Blog Awards started in 2013 as part of Florida BlogCon’s goal to promote best practices for those in the blogosphere, recognizing leaders in the field. The Sunshine Blog Awards are sponsored by Your Southern Ford Dealers.

AuthenticFlorida.com has been attending the annual conference for many years. This is the second time the AuthenticFlorida.com has won a Sunshine Award.

Nominations for each category were held in August 2018 and AuthenticFlorida.com was voted as one of the top three Travel blogs in Florida.