It's Here! The "Official" Blogher '08 Pre-Conference Guide

Everything you need to know before you go, now in one handy guide! Thanks to your great questions and feedback (See Advice You Shared), this downloadable guide features: frequently asked questions, tips for how to prepare, what to expect, and advice from former BlogHer attendees. ...more

but would it not be nice to explain how registration works for newbs?

Is there a big ...more

ONE MORE DAY TO REGISTER: BlogHer '08 registration will close tomorrow at 6PM Pacific time

If you've been holding off on registering for BlogHer '08, now is most definitely the time to act. We've been tracking BlogHer registrations, and today was, for some reason, a tremendously active day. Which means we are planning to shut down new registrations tomorrow, July 2nd at 6PM Pacific time. So, no joke and no scare tactic: The next 24 hours are it for BlogHer registrations. Please join us, and join us quickly!! ...more

Hi everyone :)  I would love to attend BlogHer 08 on Friday or Saturday.  If you happen to ...more

BlogHer '08: Join us for our Book Signings!

The BlogHer Bookstore & Internet Cafe, brought to you by iRobot, will be selling titles from authors within the BlogHer Community. Along with an espresso bar, wifi and charging stations, the bookstore will feature author book-signings -- so be sure to stop by! The schedule is below. ...more

I'm a newbie to BlogHer, but my experience in this community over the last year has been so ...more

BlogHer '08 Childcare - STILL Open for Registration!

UPDATED: Please note that childcare registration will remain open until all spaces are filled. There's still a few open spaces, so we encourage you to sign up asap! BlogHer is pleased to announce that, following a comprehensive search, we have agreed to partner with KiddieCorp to provide on-site childcare on both Friday and Saturday of the event (July 18 and July 19). KiddieCorp comes highly recommended, and we're confident that they will offer attendees' children a safe and fun experience. ...more

Thanks, Kristy and Elisa, for your responses.  I will have a MUCH better time at BlogHer if I ...more

CNN.com iReport Trains BlogHers For Citizen Journalism

The BlogHer in Second Life conference is excited to offer a new twist to this year's festivities- not only can you blog about your experience, but you are also encouraged to submit an iReport to CNN.com. Oh, but that is NOT all! CNN.com is offering some amazing training sessions for BlogHers: Tuesday, July 1, 2 p.m. SLT/5 p.m. ET - SL iReporting 101 Tuesday, July 8, 2 p.m. SLT/5 p.m. ET - Avatar photojournalism Tuesday, July 15, 2 p.m. SLT/5 p.m. ET - Virtual world newsgathering How amazing is that???!!!! ...more

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Laptop Bling at BlogHer '08

Amongst all the amazing schwag in your BlogHer '08 conference tote, be on the lookout for something very cool - the BlogHer laptop sticker, courtesy of Sticker Giant! These were printed with 2 Pantone color matches on a laminated vinyl stock, and are extremely easy to remove if need be (I should say move, not remove. We can't think of any reason why you would want to remove it!). ...more

A small machine with a big mission. The XO is a potent learning tool designed and built ...more

New Speakers Announced For BlogHer '08 in Second Life

We've seen blogging impact an election, raise money for causes, and provide needed information- and that is just the tip of the iceberg. On Saturday, July 19th from 1:45pm-3:00pm, BlogHer in Second Life will present it's fourth and final Second Life - exclusive session: Using Second Life For Good BlogHer Co-Founder Elisa Camahort Page has put together a stellar panel of women using Second Life to impact the real world. Session speakers include: ...more

Monday 10am-2pm
Wednesday 10am-2pm
Thursday 12-2pm 8pm-11pm
Sunday 4pm-6pm

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BlogHer '08: Any Advice You Wanna Share?

We're wrapping up the first official Pre-Conference Attendee guide (which will be sent to all those who have registered for the conference), full of information about how to prepare and what to expect at BlogHer '08. But we thought -- hey, why not ask YOU what YOU think? What advice do you have for the newbies? What advice do you have for the veterans? What do you wish someone had told you before you showed up for your first BlogHer Conference? And if this is your first time attending, what is it you wish you could know ahead of time? ...more

Echoing Laurie's excellent sentiment:

While some of us are moms, we're also foodies and ...more

BlogHer '08 - All About The Parties!

We know how you like to party. But do YOU know how many opportunities you'll have this year to rock on wichyo bad selves? Let us count the ways... ...more

Oh my gosh... what a great party line up we had! I had such a great time in the City. Thanks for ...more

BlogHer '08 OpenSpace - SOLD OUT!

As of this afternoon, we have closed registration for Sunday's OpenSpace event -- we are at capacity! Thank you to all who have registered for the upcoming BlogHer '08 Conference. Your response has been tremendous and we're looking forward to seeing you all soon. ...more

Soooo...if I registered for all days of the conference does that mean I registered for this ...more