BAKE Awards 2018 has 23 categories in total.
1. Best Technology Blog
Blogs that cover technology matters like gadgets, Social Media, web culture, Internet usage, tech startups etc.
2. Best Photography Blog
Blogs that showcase original photos or have photography related content.
3. Best Creative Writing Blog
Blogs that feature original creative writing in the form of poetry, book reviews, fiction and essays.
4. Best Business Blog
Blogs that feature business content like business development, entrepreneurship, startups, stocks, investments, banking, finance etc.
5. Best Food Blog
Blogs that focus on food, cooking tips, restaurants, wines and recipes.
6. Best Environmental Blog
Blogs that focus on the environment.
7. Best Fashion and Style Blog
Blogs that highlight current trends in fashion and style.
8. Best Agricultural Blog
Blogs that cover the Agricultural sector in Kenya.
9. Best New Blog
Outstanding Blogs that were set up from January 2017 onwards.
10. Best Corporate Blog
Blogs that are run by brands/companies.
11. Best Topical Blog
Blogs with a clear niche that is not represented in any of the other categories.
12. Best Sports Blog
Blogs that feature sports content.
13. Best Entertainment Blog
Blogs about the Kenyan entertainment industry.
14. Best Education Blog
Blogs about education matters in Kenya.
15. Best Travel Blog
Blogs about travel.
16. Best Public Health Blog
Blogs that focus on public healthcare in Kenya.
17. Best County Blog
Blogs that are based in a County and that feature content from a specific County.
18. Best Religious or Spirituality Blog
Blogs that feature content on religion and/or spirituality.
19. Best Lifestyle Blog
Blogs that focus on Kenyan lifestyle across diverse topics.
20. Best Beauty and Hair Blog
Blogs that focus on beauty and hair.
21. Best Video Blog (Vlog)
Blogs that use video, hosted on platforms such as YouTube, to communicate to their audiences.
22. Best Social Issues and Active Citizenship Blog
Blogs that focus on Social issues affecting Kenyans and that promotes active citizenship in Kenya.
23. Kenyan Blog of the Year
Best overall Kenyan blog.