(VIDEO) BlogHer '11 Closing Keynote With Ricki Lake, Carol Jenkins and Fatemeh Fakhraie

Watch as Lisa Stone, co-founder and CEO of BlogHer, moderates the BlogHer '11 closing keynote on how women are represented by the media and in the making of media in a discussion with Emmy Award-winning Carol Jenkins, former head of the Women's Media Center; Fatemeh Fakhraie, founder of Muslimah Media Watch; and Ricki Lake, actress, talk show host and director of The Business of Being Born....more
@BlogHerEvents @BlogHer Thanks Lori! Momo hooked me up earlier.more

BlogHer Conferences 2010: A Year in Review

With the year coming to an end and so many fun and exciting things going on with the BlogHer Conferences team, we thought it might be fun to take a look back at 2010 -- the year in BlogHer events....more

Thank you - all of you - 2010 was a great year and I know 2011 is going to be even ...more

The Gift That Keeps on Giving: The BlogHer Voices of the Year Raise $5,400 for Charity

Nearly six months ago we announced the BlogHer Voices of the Year Gala and Gulf Auction with the first group of art pieces. And two months ago, the auction wrapped up. Today we are pleased to announce that last week BlogHer sent a check in the amount of $5,400 to the Nature Conservancy, in support of their Gulf restoration efforts....more

I love that it raised so much money. I love my photograph, though I really can't decide if it ...more

BlogHer '10 Session Recap Round-Up: Get Your Audio, Video and Live-Blogs Here!

BlogHer '10 has come and gone, but it doesn't mean you can't relive your favorite sessions, check out the panels you missed, or learn something new in one of our labs! Click the links below to watch videos from the General Sessions, listen to breakout session podcasts, and read through this year's liveblogs!BlogHer '10 General Session Videos (including Community Keynote Videos!)...more

BlogHer '10 - Voices of the Year - Individual Video

They're here - the individual videos from BlogHer '10 Voices of the Year in New York City! Enjoy! Elisa Camahort Page from introduces Eden Kennedy from, and shared a little history about the Community Keynote... ...more

BlogHer Conference Update: Second Annual Food Conference is TWO Weeks Away

Those of you who have been reading these posts and attending our conferences for the past few years might remember that I don't do the "countdown" to conference day -- kinda makes me nervous. But today, I am trying to shake that fear. So: Two weeks from today, all of you who are registered for the Second Annual BlogHer Food event will convene at the InterContinental in San Francisco! I am really very excited to say the truth! ...more

That was totally awesome. Your post was really fantastic. Thanks for the bunch of ...more

BlogHer Food '10 - Blog Bling

BlogHer Food '10 blog bling has arrived and you can now decorate your blog with this fabulous frosting: ...more

...Getting so excited for BlogHer Food next month in San Fran; this widgets are adorable and I'm ...more

Update: Bidding Open for Geeky/Nerdy! Tell the World, Make it Count: The BlogHer/Kirtsy Gulf Auction

The Gulf Auction honoring the Geeky/Nerdy 2010 BlogHer Voices of the Year is ready and open for bidding. Click on the images from the slideshow below to view the art curated by Kirtsy, learn more about the artists and bloggers, and get a direct link to the art auction on eBay. Each week, we'll auction the art inspired by a different category, and every dollar will be donated to The Nature Conservancy to help clean up the Gulf of Mexico: ...more

I am searching for the one based on my post, but don't see it....more

Watch the BlogHer '10 General Session Videos - Including the Community Keynote

Today we're so pleased to publish video from every general session at BlogHer '10. That means you can be inspired by the women who risk their lives to blog...our International Activist Blogger Scholarship recipients....more

BlogHer '10 Sessions: Now in Audio!

The audio files have rolled in, and we've organized them by track...listen and enjoy the sessions you may have missed.  Thanks to Monty for editing the files :) CHANGE AGENTS Feeding the Conversation: How to Build A Community Around Your Cause ...more

I just heard the entire session on Family Foodies and it had some fabulous tips. I'm posting it ...more

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August 5 - Day 1
Time Event
8:00am Day One Breakfast
Newbie Breakfast
9:00am Welcome and State of the Blogosphere, featuring BlogHer's founders, Elisa Camahort Page, Jory Des Jardins and Lisa Stone
9:30am Speed Dating, BlogHer-style
10:00am Morning Break
10:30am Geek Lab: Usability for Beginning Bloggers (Beginning Level)
Writing Lab: Writing Inspiration: Stoke Your Creativity
Change Agents: Feeding the Conversation: How to Build A Community Around Your Cause
Passions: ROYO - Gen Y Passionistas: Making Your Passion “Work” For You
Personal: Blogging Autism: Shattering Myths, Opening Eyes and Finding Your Tribe
Professional: The FTC Guidelines: After A Year, Has Anything Changed?
Job Lab: Self-Marketing: Resume and Social Network Profile Writing Clinic
11:45am Lunch
1:15pm Change Agents: Creating Tangible Social Change: How to Move People to Action
Passions: This year, you’re in! Fashion Blogging Is Serious Business
Personal: ROYO - Latinas in Social Media
Professional: Mastering Intellectual Property Law
Geek Lab: Fight Spam and Hackers! Plugging Security Holes in Your Social Media Life
Writing Lab: ROYO - Dear Abby 2.0: Giving Advice in the Blogosphere
Job Lab: ROYO - Offline Networking for Bloggers
2:45pm Change Agents: ROYO - Resource Blogging: Serving Your Community One Post at a Time
Passions: Family Foodies: Creating a New Generation of Gourmands
Personal: Bringing Sex Out of the Closet
Professional: ROYO - Social Media is Bringing Sexy Back to Branding -- Do You Have the Social Media Strategy and Tools for Success?
Geek Lab: ROYO - How to Take Great Pictures, Whether You Have a DSLR or Point-and-Shoot
Writing Lab: Good Blog Design: The Role of Layout In an Online Medium
Job Lab: Authenticity or just TMI? When Does Blogging the Personal on Your Professional Blog Hurt Your Brand?
4:00pm Afternoon Break
4:45pm Community Keynote: BlogHer Voices of the Year
6:00pm Reception
7:00pm Gala Welcome Party and Art Auction
August 6 - Day 2
Time Event
8:00am Day Two Breakfast
9:00am Day Two Recap
9:30am Morning Keynote: The International Activist Blogger Scholarship Recipients
10:45am Change Agents: Radical Blogging Moms: Don’t Even Think About Not Taking These Moms Seriously
Geek Lab: ROYO - How to Edit Your Pictures and Make Them 10x Better
Writing Lab: How to Use Your Blogging to Make You a Better Writer
Passions: ROYO - Women and Sports: We like to play. We like to watch. And we want to read and talk about it.
Personal: Where’s the Line or the Lie: Storytelling, Memoir and Poetic License
Professional: Professional Blogging: Your Stats Are A Business Asset
Job Lab: Get Hired: Networking With a Purpose Via Social Media
12:00pm Lunch
1:30pm Change Agents: ROYO - Screw Work/Life Balance, We Need Work/Life POLICY!
Passions: Fitness Blogging: Motivate Yourself and Your Readers
Personal: Grief, Loss, Tragedy and Community on the Internet
Writing Lab: ROYO - The Evolving Publishing Ecosystem
Professional: ROYO - The Mega "Mindful Monetization" Session!
Geek Lab: Your Online Legacy: How to Control Your Digital Footprint (All)
Job Lab: Get and Stay Hired: Social Media and Technical Skills in Today’s Job Market
3:00pm Change Agents: How to Start, Engage in and Moderate Civil Political Debate
Passions: Transforming Online Places into Art Spaces
Personal: ROYO - Little Fish in a Big Pond: Understanding, Accepting, and Loving Your Small Blog
Professional: How to Run a Group Blog for Fun, Advocacy and/or Profit
Geek Lab: Creating (or Massively Altering) a WordPress Theme (Int. to Adv.)
Writing Lab: Humor Writing
Job Lab: ROYO - Pitch Me
4:15pm Afternoon Break
5:00pm Closing Keynote: How to Use Your Voice, Your Platform and Your Power
6:00pm Progressive Parties


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