Conference Corner: New Roll-Over Agenda Feature

You may have noticed that the BlogHer Conferences page has been given a facelift recently, but that’s just the beginning! We’ll be rolling out new features over the next several months, and you can look to this space for more details ... not just about the re-design, but also about BlogHer conferences from a logistical perspective. You’ve got questions, we’ve got answers. Whether you’re a BlogHer newbie or a veteran conference attendee, chances are you’ll gain some new insight from this series, called the Conference Corner. ...more

I'm so excited that this year will be your first BlogHer conference - I'll add a "top 10 tips" ...more

The BlogHer '11 Agenda. Step One: The Preliminary Session Schedule

Today we are excited to announce that most of the break-out sessions have been added to the BlogHer '11 online agenda. As we explained in our call for ideas, these break-outs are just one segment of programming at BlogHer, but they are an important one!...more

You know, not *everyone* who attends BlogHer is a really active blogger. Some spend more time on ...more

BlogHer Conference Update -- February 4, 2011

Happy Super Bowl weekend! Okay, now I must admit my only interest in the SB is for the commercials and the halftime show -- yay Peas! I am by no means as passionate as Lynn and Katie (take a peek) but we do have some passionate announcements for the conferences so read on......more

Announcing Childcare at BlogHer '11

We, along with our sponsor, Samsung Mobile, are proud to announce childcare at BlogHer '11 in San Diego! ...more

Too bad there isn't any night babysitting so we can attend the parties with our ...more

BlogHer Conference Update -- January 28, 2011

Hello friends - another week is coming to an end and more exciting announcements to share with you -- let's start!...more

BlogHer Conference Update -- January 21, 2011

Hello all and happy weekend! We here on the conferences team had another great week in preparing for the 2011 BlogHer Conferences.  I want to remind you all of a few things: BlogHer '11...more

I've added that option.

And you know what? A lot of attendees aren't active bloggers or ...more

BlogHer Conference Update -- January 14, 2011

Happy weekend, friends! Can you believe we are already halfway through January? I am a little freaked out that I am starting to sound like my parents: "Where does the time go?". Nonetheless, here we are -- let's jump in! Although I said I would take things in chronological order I find that we've got some out-of-order announcements -- sorry! BlogHer '11...more

There isn't a roommate page "yet". Watch in the coming days!


BlogHer '11 Blog Bling!

Update 3/15/11 - I'm so excited I might burst!  Check out the new BlogHer '11 blog badges with the new look and feel - don't worry, your website should update automatically if you have already posted to your blog! ******************************* Update 1/28/11 - We've just added new bling!!  Keep the ideas coming :)) ******************************* Welcome to BlogHer '11 blog bling -- here you can grab some bling and add some sparkle to your blog!  Leave YOUR ideas below and we'll add more as we go along! ...more

Katie Walters is the author of An ...more

BlogHer Conference Update -- January 7, 2011

Happy New Year! Welcome to the first conference update of 2011 -- we're happy to be back from the holiday season and a little R&R. Since 2011 is going to be a conference rich year I'll be taking conference updates in chronological order (easy for me to remember things this way). BlogHer|bet -...more

Announcing - - BlogHer|bet '11 Hotel Accommodations

We are thrilled to announce that we have secured a limited number of rooms at the Santa Clara Marriott for the first annual BlogHer|bet event!...more

Anyone looking to share a room for one or two nights?

Jan Kabili


August 5 - Day 1
Time Event
8:00am Breakfast (Sails Pavilion)
Newbie Breakfast (Ballroom 20 A-D)
9:00am Welcome and Speed Dating, Featuring BlogHer Co-Founders Elisa Camahort Page, Jory Des Jardins, and Lisa Stone (Ballroom 20 A-D)
10:00am Morning Break (Sails Pavilion)
Social Media Geek | The BlogHer Geek Bar (Room 2)
10:30am Sponsored: Being the CTO of Your Life, brought to you by Samsung (Room 11B)
Experience | Wellness for Bloggers (Room 3)
Change Yourself | Your Perfect Imperfections: Blogging Your Way to Self-Acceptance (Room 6A)
Birds of a Feather Track One | Widowhood (Room 5B)
Change the World | Cyberbullying Isn't Just for Teens: What to Do if You're the Victim of Trolls, Haters... and Worse (Room 6B)
Minding Your Own Business | Bad Blogger Pitches (The Other Side of the PR-Blogger Relationship) (Room 6F)
Room of Your Own | Leveraging Your Blog to Build E-Products for Sale (Room 4)
The Write Brain | Essential Writing and Editing Skills (Room 6E)
Birds of a Feather Track Two | PatientBloggers (Room 5A)
11:45am Lunch and Birds of a Feather (Sails Pavilion)
Lunch and Room of Your Own | Special Needs Mini-Conference (Room 4)
12:30pm Social Media Geek | The BlogHer Geek Bar (Room 2)
1:15pm Birds of a Feather Track Two | We Don't Need No Stinkin' Recession: Frugal Blogging Is Always in Fashion (Room 5A)
Experience | From Page to Stage (Room 3)
Change Yourself | Food Photography That Will Feed Your Soul (Room 6A)
Birds of a Feather Track One | Boomer Bloggers (Room 5B)
Minding Your Own Business | Connecting with Brands from the Inside Out (Room 6F)
Change the World | Media Literacy: Today's Most Necessary Skill (Room 6B)
Sponsored: Success on Our Own Terms: A Discussion with Huffington Post Women, brought to you by AOL (Room 11B)
The Write Brain | Essential Blog Content Development Workshop [Double-Slot] (Room 6E)
Room of Your Own | Special Needs Mini-Conference (continued) (Room 4)
2:30pm Social Media Geek | The BlogHer Geek Bar (Room 2)
2:45pm Room of Your Own | Perfecting Product Reviews (Room 4)
Birds of a Feather Track Two | Patriarchy! (Room 5A)
Experience | Lose Your Inhibitions, Live Your Dreams, Learn the “Single Ladies” Dance (Room 3)
Sponsored: The Tie that Binds Parent and Child, brought to you by Verizon, Parenting Magazine and BlogHer (Room 11B)
Change Yourself | Old-School Bloggers: Beginner to Big-Time to Burnout and Everywhere in Between (Room 6A)
Birds of a Feather Track One | FaithBloggers (Room 5B)
Minding Your Own Business | Peer Networking: Working Together to Help All Boats Rise (Room 6F)
Change the World | Our Food Future: Kids, Cooking, and Health (Room 6B)
The Write Brain | Essential Blog Content Development Workshop [Double-Slot] (Room 6E)
4:00pm Afternoon Break (Sails Pavilion)
4:45pm Community Keynote (Ballroom 20 A-D)
6:00pm OFFICIAL BLOGHER PARTY: Voices of the Year Reception (Pavilion Terrace & West Terrace)
8:00pm OFFICIAL BLOGHER PARTY: Listen to Your Mother/Letter to Your Mother Open Mic Salon (Room 8)
9:00pm OFFICIAL BLOGHER PARTY: Sparklecorn (Ballroom 20 A-D)
August 6 - Day 2
Time Event
9:00am Breakfast (Sails Pavilion)
10:00am Day Two Recap (Sails Pavilion)
10:45am The Write Brain | How to Pitch Freelance Editorial Work from Some Busy Editorial People (Room 6E)
Sponsored: The Path to Healthy Financial Balance, brought to you by Chase Blueprint (Room 11B)
Birds of a Feather Track Two | Online, Everyone Can Walk, Hear, Speak, See: Disability and Blogging (Room 5A)
Social Media Geek | Video Blogging U (Room 1B)
Change the World | BlogHer '11 International Activist Scholarship Winners (Room 6B)
Room of Your Own | Great Blog Design (Room 4)
Change Yourself | 'Til Blog Do Us Part? (Room 6A)
Birds of a Feather Track One | Stepbloggers (Room 5B)
Minding Your Own Business | Your Blog Can Make You a Social Media Marketer (Room 6F)
Experience | The Unexpected Viral Explosion (Room 3)
12:00pm Lunch Keynote: Exploring Inspiration and Leadership with Indra Nooyi (Ballroom 20 A-D)
1:30pm Experience | Create a Vision Board (Room 3)
The Write Brain | How to Pitch a Book (Room 6E)
Sponsored: Being a Mobile Role Model, brought to you by LG and their Text Ed Council (Room 11B)
Birds of a Feather Track Two | Milbloggers (Room 5A)
Social Media Geek | Implementing Community Features on Your Blog (Room 1B)
Birds of a Feather Track One | Modern Marthas: Women Who Blog Hearth and Home and the Stereotypes They Smash (Room 5B)
Room of Your Own | Putting the "Professional" in Professional Blogging (Room 4)
Change the World | Malcolm Gladwell is Missing the Point: Revolutions are Happening Online (Room 6B)
Change Yourself | Unplug, Unfriend, Unfollow, Unwind: Is That Sacrilege? (Room 6A)
Minding Your Own Business | Your Blog Can Make You a Local Hero (Room 6F)
3:00pm Minding Your Own Business | When Diversity is Simply Good Business (Room 6F)
Experience | Create a Vision Board (continued) (Room 3)
The Write Brain | Uncharted Territory: Video Storyboarding and Scripting for the Writer (Room 6E)
Birds of a Feather Track Two | Twitterholics (Room 5A)
Social Media Geek | Mobile Multimedia: Making Media on the Go (Room 1B)
"Coming Out" as Undocumented: The Children of Immigration; The Definition of American (Room 11B)
Room of Your Own | How to Create a Kick A$$ Proposal (Room 4)
Change the World | Owning Your Beauty: If We Change the Conversation, Can We Change the Culture? (Room 6B)
Change Yourself | How Do You Sustain an Online Community and Keep Your Own Sanity? (Room 6A)
Birds of a Feather Track One | Humor Bloggers (Room 5B)
4:15pm Afternoon Break (Sails Pavilion)
5:00pm Closing Keynote: Women in the Media. Women Making Media. (Ballroom 20 A-D)
8:00pm OFFICIAL BLOGHER PARTY: Social Fiesta (Marriott Coronado Terrace)
9:00pm OFFICIAL BLOGHER PARTY: Aiming Low (Marriott Seaview)
10:00pm OFFICIAL BLOGHER PARTY: CheeseburgHer (Marriott Marina Ballroom)


Hotel and Directions

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