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Showing off an I Bike T.O. Shirt Winner!

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You may remember that a few weeks ago we ran a “Twitter 5000″ contest to celebrate having 5000 followers on Twitter.  5 lucky people won I Bike T.O. shirts – @minx2012 @DavidDuttonCA @Peejaay18 @creativaty and @Lola_318 All the shirts have been ordered, and are starting to be delivered to the winners.   @Lola_318 did us […]

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Most Popular – March 2011

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We fell of the monthly popular thing in January and February, but we’re back ! Determined purely by page views, we give you the Top 25 Most Popular pages from March 2011. Yonge Street to be Pedestrian and Bike-Friendly? BikeMonth is ALIVE and WELL for 2011! Twitter 5000 Contest Bikelane Map How Do You Solve […]

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Win an I Bike T.O. T-Shirt!

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If you’ve been following us on twitter, you know that we’re giving away 5 I Bike T.O. t-shirts in celebration of passing 5000 twitter followers a couple weeks ago (we’re already up to 5200 since then). We thought we’d give everyone a heads-up about this today, as today is the last day of this contest. […]

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800 Fans on Facebook!

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Back in October we did a little blog post about gaining 600 Fans on Facebook, and we’re happy to report our “LIKE” number is now up to 800! If you haven’t liked us on Facebook yet, you should.  Not only is it a great way to get links about news and the other fun stuff […]

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BikingToronto now Optimized for Smart Phones!

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Just a quick post to let you know we’ve added a mobile layout to the back-end of BikingToronto to make the site display a little easier on smart phone devices such as iPhone, iPod touch, Android, Opera Mini, Palm Pre, Samsung touch and BlackBerry Storm/Torch. If you have one of these devices, all you need […]

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Most Popular Posts – December 2010

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Determined purely by page views, we give you the Top 25 Most Popular pages from December 2010. Left-Wing Pinko I Bike T.O. Shirt Don Cherry insults Cyclists as Rob Ford Sworn in as Mayor City of Toronto releases Bicycle Count Statistics Photo: Don Cherry’s Pink Pashley Bike from Curbside Editorial Cartoonists Embrace Don Cherry and […]

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BikingToronto in 2010: The Stats

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Those of you who have been reading BikingToronto for a while (over a year) know that I *love* stats and graphs, and I love to wrap-up each year on BikingToronto with a few posts that look at the preceding year. Here is the first of those posts.  This post is a general overview of the […]

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Happy 2011!

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It’s New Years Day, and I hope your holiday season was happy, safe, and filled with great friends and family. Here at BikingToronto, 2011 is shaping up to be a busy year.  More and more Torontonians are hitting the roads on 2 wheels, and it’ll be interesting to see how Rob Ford as Mayor responds […]

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Most Popular Posts – November 2010

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Determined purely by page views, we give you the Top 25 Most Popular pages from November 2010. Cyclist killed by Streetcar at Spadina and Lakeshore Tips for Riding your Bike this Winter The New Roncesvalles: Ride Your Bike up onto the Curb The Star: Car Drivers on the “Gravy Train” Photos of Memorial Ride for […]

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Most Popular Posts – October 2010

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Determined purely by page views, we give you the Top 25 Most Popular pages from Octember 2010. Rob Ford releases “Transportation Plan” How Bike-Friendly is your City Councillor? Toronto Wards 10 Secrets to Cycling with Traffic: Part 1 of 10 How To Deal with an Anti-Cycling Mayor? Bikelane Map George Smitherman Releases His Transportation Plan […]

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Welcome to a Re-Designed BikingToronto

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You may have noticed that things look a little different on BikingToronto these days. We’ve updated the design for you – to help organize the loads of information on the site so that you can find it better…. but we’ve also added some sections and are working on some crazy-cool features to put in place […]

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Most Popular Posts – September 2010

Most Popular Post in September 2010

Determined purely by page views, we give you the Top 25 Most Popular pages from September 2010. Circling Queens Park with a Grand Prix Rob Ford releases “Transportation Plan” Bikelane Map Sarah Thomson releases “Bike City” Plan Sarah Thomson to announce “Bike City” Policy Toronto Wards Bixi Toronto hits 500 Memberships Weekly Wrap Up: Safe […]

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Support BikingToronto, Vote for “Hummingbird” Condos

I found out today that there’s a contest for naming a brand new condo at Yonge and Esplanade. They are offering a $5000 prize (free iPads to #2 and #3) for the winning submission, and are being cool and having public voting to determine the 10 finalists. Since the site for the new condo is […]

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More on “Cyclists” versus “People Who Ride Bikes”

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A couple weeks ago I posted an opinion piece entitled “The Last Thing Toronto Needs is More Cyclists” and attempted to make the point that any Torontonian should not be labeled, stereotyped or pigeonholed based on the type of transportation they like to use. The post fostered much discussion, both among people who understood what […]

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The Last Thing Toronto Needs is More Cyclists

It’s a controversial post title, isn’t it?   However, it’s true. BikingToronto member Todd pointed me towards a great article over on Publicola about how if we want our cities to be more bike-friendly, we need less “cyclists” and more “people who ride bikes”. Essentially, the point of the article is that no one should be […]

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