Friday, October 28, 2016

Rules and Reminder for Blog-a-ton 58

Publish the post anytime between November 05, 2016, 00:00 HRS and November 06, 2016, 23:59 HRS (Indian Standard Time)!

Welcome to Diwali Special Edition of Blog-a-Ton! This Edition, is also Aatvias of Times Change's 50th Edition, and so we are performing a tribute to her. On the result day, we have planned a surprise. Stay tuned!

Our dream is to have 100 participants join in one edition, and our motto is to help writers to write better
Blog-a-Ton 58 WEEKEND: November 05-06, 2016
As you already know, the topic for Blog-a-Ton 58 has been finalised as: RETURN

Please follow these rules while publishing your post and thereafter:

  • You can choose the title for your post as you wish.
  • Please use the hashtag #Aativas50 #BlogATon58 in your post and while sharing it on social networks.
  • You can submit MORE THAN ONE POST this time, but you are allowed to vote only once irrespective of the number of posts that you submit.
  • Your post must justify the topic RETURN.
  • The post should start with this code. Just copy the following HTML code and paste to your post in Edit HTML mode:

    <div style="text-align: justify;">
    This post has been published by me as a part of <b>Blog-a-Ton 58</b>; the fifty-eighth edition of the online marathon of Bloggers; where we decide and we write. In association with <a href="" target="_blank"​>​Saravanakumar Murugan</a>, the editor of <a href="" target="_blank"​>Shades Of Life book series</a>.
  • The post should end with the following code. Just copy the following HTML code and paste to your post in Edit HTML mode and replace XX with your Blog-a-Ton participation count:

    <div style="text-align: justify;">
    The <b>fellow Blog-a-Tonics</b> who took part in this Blog-a-Ton and links to their respective <b>posts</b> can be checked <a href=""><b>here</b></a>. To be part of the next edition, visit and start following <b><a href="">Blog-a-Ton</a></b>. Show your support for the hastags #BlogATon58 & #Aativas50. Participation Count: XX. </blockquote>
  • Publishthe post anytime between November 05, 2016, 00:00 HRS and November 06, 2016, 23:59 HRS (Indian Standard Time)
  • After publishing it, do not forget to leave the link in the comments section of this post.
  • Use the following code to provide direct link to your post.


    It will look like this: Someone is Special - Welcome to Blog-a-ton! and will link to your post.

And this time....

Please follow these rules to ensure easy navigability to your post.

  • Use your complete name to prevent any confusion and mix up with other bloggers.
  • In case you post your link after the stipulated time, then your submission will not be considered for voting. 
  • Return between November 8th 00:00 IST and November 13th 22:59 IST to vote for your favourite post. A separate notification for the same will be posted upon the conclusion of the event. So do not vote till then. Just enjoy reading the various entries, keeping in mind your favourite but worth-winning ones.

DO NOT USE THE COMMENTS SECTION OF THIS POST FOR ANY OTHER PURPOSE. If there are any queries, ask them in the comments section of previous post.


Looking forward to a read wonderful passionate Blog-a-Ton writers post again!
Poetically Yours,
~ Someone is Special ~


  1. Hello, this is my 50th BAT post. Thanks to all the BAT participants and the Marshal and Co-Marshals for this wonderful experience.
    aativas - 243. Thadingyut

  2. @All, Thanks for the participation!

    Blog-a-ton 58 is now closed. We have 5 official entries...the lowest no. of participation in the history of BAT. :(

    Thank you all,
    Someone is Special

  3. From 4th to 7th November I am traveling in remote area without internet connection. I had published the following post (my 50th BAT entry) last week, according to the original schedule. Hence, the post looks 'pre-dated'.

    aativas - 233. Thadingyut