BlogHer '11 Conference Update: June 24, 2011

Happy weekend friends! We are now into the countdown for our upcoming annual event in San Diego, and we are sure you'll have a wonderful time! Here's what we have in store: Pathfinder Day - What is it and who should attend? Elisa said it best in her introduction post:...more

BlogHer '11 Conference Update - - June 17, 2011

It's time for the weekend and our weekly update!...more

Conference Corner: Birds of a Feather Meet-ups

If you’re hoping to meet others in your niche at BlogHer ’11...If you’re a little afraid you might not be able to find your tribe at BlogHer ’11...If you’re intimidated by the networking at BlogHer ’11......Have we got a space for you! Since BlogHer’s inception in 2005, we’ve hosted community meet-ups at each conference called Birds of a Feather. These are small, informal gatherings where you can meet others in your niche, network with new tribe members, build relationships with others who share your passions, and find new-to-you bloggers to read!...more

BlogHer Conference Update -- June 3, 2011

Happy weekend! I am going to go against my own rule and I am going to say (out loud) that we are 61 days away from BlogHer '11 in San Diego which means we have a lot to share, and want to make sure you are up to date on all things BlogHer Events. Let's start...First things first, wahooo! for BlogHer Food '11! Another fun and exciting event in fabulous Atlanta, Georgia....more

Announcing the 2011 International Activist BlogHer Scholarship Recipients!

Blogging is about sharing our passions, whatever they may be, and strengthening our communities, whether small or large. For many, the passion is for social change and the communities reach across great distances. The International Activist BlogHer Scholarship, now in its third year, is designed to both recognize and magnify the impact of international bloggers doing such work, by bringing them to the BlogHer conference to share it and to learn from others. This August it will be an honor to meet, celebrate, and listen to the four recipients introduced below....more

I saw this in the Times last night, but didn't have the bandwidth (literally! not ...more

BlogHer '11 Voices of the Year Submissions: Wide Open!

The phrase "instant classic" is an oxymoron – after all, a classic is something whose excellence has stood the test of time. But it’s descriptive, and we know an instant classic when we see one. And the BlogHer tradition now known as Voices of the Year was an instant classic the moment the curtain closed on the first one three years ago. ...more

Just another reason for loving BlogHer

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Announcing: Room of Your Own Sessions at BlogHer ’11!

"The conference the community built" -- it's one of the most concise descriptions of BlogHer, and our favorite. Most of the sessions are crowd-sourced, to one degree or another, with a touch of curation around the edges. Even so, we know that after we’ve arranged the best imaginable conference program, those of you who are planning to come will see opportunities we haven’t. That's where Rooms of Your Own come in. Elisa described the process last year:...more

BlogHer Conference Update -- May 13, 2011

Happy Friday friends! We have a lot to share with you, so I'll cut the chitchat and dive in! BlogHer Food '11 -...more

I'm hoping to meet other bloggers who write about the arts - whatever the media - I'm wondering ...more

Announcing: BlogHer Food '11 Pre-Conference Guide

Hello friends, the wait is over! The BlogHer Food '11 Pre-Conference Guide has arrived!...more

This is lovely - can't wait to use it in Atlanta!more

BlogHer Conference Update -- May 2, 2011

Hello, friends! Let's dive in to our updates for the week... BlogHer Food '11 is officially sold out! We will not have a waiting list for the conference but if you are looking to buy (or sell) a ticket, please check our Community Forum and you might find a ticket or a buyer....more