BAKE Awards 2020 has 24 categories in total.

1. Technology Blog

Blogs that cover technology matters like gadgets, Social Media, web culture, Internet usage, tech startups etc.

2. Photography Blog

Blogs that showcase original photos or have photography related content.

3. Creative Writing Blog

Blogs that feature original creative writing in the form of poetry, book reviews, fiction and essays.

4. Business Blog

Blogs that feature business content like business development, entrepreneurship, startups, stocks, investments, banking, finance etc.

5. Food Blog

Blogs that focus on food, cooking tips, restaurants, wines and recipes.

6. Environmental Blog

Blogs that focus on the environment.

7. Fashion and Style Blog

Blogs that highlight current trends in fashion and style.

8. Agricultural Blog

Blogs that cover the Agricultural sector in Kenya.

9. New Blog

Outstanding Blogs that were set up from January 2017 onwards.

10. Corporate Blog

Blogs that are run by brands/companies.

11. Topical Blog

Blogs with a clear niche that is not represented in any of the other categories.

12. Sports Blog

Blogs that feature sports content.

13. Entertainment Blog

Blogs about the Kenyan entertainment industry.

14. Education Blog

Blogs about education matters in Kenya.

15. Travel Blog

Blogs about travel.

16. Public Health Blog

Blogs that focus on public healthcare in Kenya.

17. County Blog

Blogs that are based in a County and that feature content from a specific County.

18. Religious or Spirituality Blog

Blogs that feature content on religion and/or spirituality.

19. Lifestyle Blog

Blogs that focus on Kenyan lifestyle across diverse topics.

20. Beauty and Hair Blog

Blogs that focus on beauty and hair.

21. Video Blog (Vlog)

Blogs that use video, hosted on platforms such as YouTube, to communicate to their audiences.

22. Podcasts

Platforms that use digital audio, that is available on the internet, to connect to their audiences.

23. Social Issues and Active Citizenship Blog

Blogs that focus on Social issues affecting Kenyans and that promotes active citizenship in Kenya.

24. Kenyan Blog of the Year

Best overall Kenyan blog.