- of wide interest.
- regularly updated.
- in reasonable English.
- have a recognisable 'voice'.
- a 'member' of the Indonesian blogosphere (by commenting and linking).
Please note that you were only asked to consider the above blogs based on their quality over the past three months or so. Next quarter there may be other blogs for your consideration. After all, like fame itself, blogging is ephemeral.
And sometime next year we should know who is Indonesian Blogger of 2006. I'll let you know who's where as soon as I know.
(And if you're wondering why Jakartass is not on the list, worry not. Such is my notoriety that I have been asked to be a judge of the proceedings. Being British and not Italian, I have agreed to be impartial in my deliberations. Besides, PayPal doesn't operate in Indonesia. Yet.)
Finally, please note that now the voting period has expired, this post has reverted to its propewr chronological order. My interim thoughts are above.