With the current Premier League season going entering what promises to be a thrilling final stretch, we present to you our pick of the best Everton blogs out there. These three here are all part of the inaugural PickOurTeam Blog Awards which recognize blogs that display excellent football content along with the quality insight and simmering passion that make these blogs the forums we support our teams from.
Social Influence: Twitter 12,749; Facebook 4,070
Review: An eclectic collection of blogs covering a wide range of perspectives, ranging from 'Post Match Pint' with its coverage of Everton and world football, to 'Dixies 60' which combines some incisive analysis with Toffee history, a nod to the great Dixie Dean.
Sample Quote: "Post Match Pint: The Drinking Man's Blog." Really hard to top that now, isn't it?
Social Influence: Twitter 156,832; Facebook 303,728
Review: This is a fantastic collection of blogs, from a whole bunch of writers that includes current and former players like Leighton Baines and Graeme Sharp, as well as widely recognized names like Ruaraidh Callinan and Joel Durkin. Definitely worth a follow.
Sample Quote: "When I walked into the Brian Labone lounge at Goodison Park back in January 2011, I wasn't sure what the next few hours would entail and I was pretty nervous." Go on and read what Liz Forster had to say about attending her first Fans' Forum meeting.
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Social Influence: Twitter 2,078; Facebook 93
Review: A heady mix of the latest content along with opinion pieces, community-building activities and in-depth game coverage gets this blog into our top three of best Everton blogs of the year. RBM maintains the tradition of excellent blogs under the SB Nation banner.
Sample Quote: "We have big plans for 2013, but we can't do it alone." Check out what they're promising in the blog.