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Announcing the BlogHer '12 Pathfinders

Today we are thrilled to announce the Pathfinders who'll be leading the five paths for the second annual BlogHer Pathfinder Day. Taking place on Thursday, August 2th, the day before the full BlogHer '12 conference begins, Pathfinder Day was created to to help answer questions that bloggers, regardless of how long we've been at it, often face: Where do I go from here? And, How do I help my blog get me or my work from where it is now to where I want it to be?...more
Hello there, Polly! Well, the marketing staff at BlogHer wins again! I am coming early and was ...more

Announcing Katie Couric as Keynote Speaker at BlogHer '12!

In case you weren't excited enough about BlogHer '12 in New York City, we're happy to announce that Katie Couric will be our lunch keynote speaker on Saturday, August 4! That's right! While you enjoy lunch, this award-winning journalist, best-selling author and popular television host will be on stage with BlogHer Co-Founder Lisa Stone talking about her life as she embarks on a new journey, her new show Katie....more
I can not attend this conference but the news of Katie  Couric attendance  is in not a ...more

BlogHer '12 New Sponsor Announcements!

Announcing another round of New Sponsors for BlogHer '12! We are thrilled to have these sponsors joining us for our annual conference. Have you missed some of our updates about our great sponsors? Check out our full BlogHer '12 sponsor page! Read on to learn a little bit about each of these awesome new sponsors. LifeProof...more

BlogHer '12 New Sponsor Announcements!

Announcing another round of New Sponsors for BlogHer '12! We are thrilled to have these sponsors joining us for our annual conference. Have you missed some of our updates about our great sponsors? Check out our full BlogHer '12 sponsor page! Read on to learn a little bit about each of these awesome new sponsors....more

Announcing the Voices of the Year '12 Honorees and Readers!

Today we are pleased and proud to announce the next group of people who will see that view for themselves. It's time to announce the final 2012 BlogHer Voices of the Year!...more
 @carolrood You have a point here, but you can read more at my site: http://seotop.in.ua/more

Voices of the Year Eve: The Announcement Is Tomorrow!

Tomorrow, we'll be announcing the names of those bloggers who will be honored as Voices of the Year in 2012 -- including those who will be reading their honored posts at the Community Keynote at the BlogHer '12 conference this August 3-4 in New York City (register here)....more
I do have to admit to being a bit curious about this ... it's one of the first submissions I ...more

More New Sponsor Announcements for BlogHer '12!

Announcing another round of New Sponsors for BlogHer '12! We are thrilled to have these sponsors joining us for our annual conference. Have you missed some of our updates about our great sponsors? Check out our full BlogHer '12 sponsor page!. Read on to learn a little bit about each of these awesome new sponsors....more

BlogHer Conferences Weekly Update - - May 25, 2012

Happy weekend friends! And for our US friends, we hope you enjoy a long weekend in honor of Memorial Day. There is lots to share, so I am going to jump in. First and foremost - - BlogHer Food '12 in Seattle is SOLD OUT!...more
Woohoo for BlogHer Food being sold out!more

Conference Corner: Tips for BlogHer First-Time Attendees (Newbies)

With two weeks left until BlogHer Food in Seattle and just ten short weeks *gasp* until BlogHer '12 in New York, the pre-conference jitters are starting to set in across the internet. Whether it's your first BlogHer Event this year or your eighth, we are all united by one thing... we all, always, feel like a #BlogHer12Newbie....more
Thank you so very much for this post and for all the honest comments below it! I am absolutely ...more

New Sponsor Announcements for BlogHer '12!

Announcing another round of New Sponsors for BlogHer '12! We are thrilled to have these sponsors joining us for our annual conference. To see a full list of our BlogHer '12 sponsors, click here. Read on to learn a little bit about each of these awesome new sponsors....more

Schedule

August 3 - Day 1
Time Event
8:00am Breakfast
Newbie Breakfast
9:00am Welcome and Speed Dating, Featuring BlogHer Co-Founders Elisa Camahort Page and Lisa Stone
10:00am Morning Break
10:30am The Visual | iPhoneography
The Geek Bar
The Personal | Blogging for the Love of It
Sponsored | The State of the World's Mothers: Working Together to Save and Improve Lives, brought to you by Johnson & Johnson
The Writing | Turning Your Blog Posts into Publishable Essays
The Political | Sin Fronteras: Advocacy Blogging Across Issues and Borders
The Professional - Beginner + Advanced | The Brand-Blogger Connection
Room of Your Own | Mom, Stop Blogging About Me!
The Technical | HTML Doesn’t Have to Be a Four-Letter Word
11:45am Lunch Keynote, Featuring Martha Stewart in a One-on-One Interview with BlogHer Co-Founder Elisa Camahort Page
1:15pm The Geek Bar
The Professional - Advanced | Strategic Content Development Across Multiple Media: Onstage, Onscreen, and Online
The Personal | Blogging the Fine Line Between Your Identity and the Issues
The Technical | Podcasting 101
The Political | International Activist BlogHer Scholarship Recipients
The Writing | Beyond Guest Blogging: Pitching Media Outlets
The Visual | Three-dimensional Beauty on a Two-dimensional Screen: Style and Design Bloggers Share Trade Secrets
Room of Your Own | Celebrate Your Small Blog
The Professional - Beginnner | Ten Things You Can Do Now to Maximize Your Social Media Expertise
Sponsored | Keeping Things Private in a Public, Digital World, brought to you by outmywindow
2:45pm Room of Your Own | Table For One
The Professional - Beginner | Leveraging Facebook and Twitter
The Writing | Bootstrapping Your Book's Promotion
The Professional - Advanced | Media Training for Bloggers
The Technical | Streamline Your Technical Toolkit: How to Do More with Less
The Personal | Honoring Your Culture, Celebrating Your Commonality
Sponsored | Bloganthropy: Using Social Media for Social Good, brought to you by Bloganthropy
The Visual | Image Post-Production: Sharing Our Favorite Tools
The Political | How Washington Works and How Women in the States Can Make a Difference
The Geek Bar
4:00pm Afternoon Break
4:45pm Voices of the Year Community Keynote
6:00pm OFFICIAL BLOGHER PARTY: Voices of the Year Reception
8:00pm OFFICIAL BLOGHER PARTY: Listen to Your Mother/Letter to Your Mother Open Mic Salon
9:00pm OFFICIAL BLOGHER PARTY: Sparklecorn
August 4 - Day 2
Time Event
8:30am Birds of a Feather Breakfast
9:30am The Political | Ella Gobierna: Latinas in Elected Office
Sponsored | The Power of Mom: Revolutionizing Family Entertainment, brought to you by The Oogieloves and Kenn Viselman
The Professional - Beginner | Leveraging Google+, Pinterest, and Instagram
The Professional - Advanced | Affiliate Marketing Programs as an Additional Revenue Stream
The Technical | Advanced SEO for Bloggers
The Visual | Telling Stories with Pictures: Incorporating Graphics, Cartoons, and Iconography
The Geek Bar
The Writing Lab
The Personal | Erotica Out in the Open
Room of Your Own | Pro Tips: Branding and Blogging Professionally
11:00am The Writing Lab
The Personal | Blogging into MidLife: The Tension Between the Online Spotlight and Offline Invisibility
Room of Your Own | Travel Philanthropy
The Political | Strength in Numbers: Forming and Using Online Orgs to Make Change
The Professional - Beginner | Protecting Your Blogging Rights, Respecting Those of Others
The Professional - Advanced | When It’s Time to Spend Money to Market Your Work
The Technical | Avoid Analytics Overload: Google Analytics Tips
The Visual | Vlogging Boot Camp, pt. 1
The Geek Bar
12:15pm Lunch Keynote, Featuring Katie Couric in a One-on-One Interview with BlogHer Co-Founder Lisa Stone
1:45pm Break
2:00pm Women Influencers as Change Agents Keynote, with Soledad O'Brien, Christy Turlington Burns, and Malaak Compton-Rock
3:15pm The Technical | Hot to Make an App?
The Visual | Vlogging Boot Camp, pt. 2
The Geek Bar
The Writing Lab
The Personal | My Blog No Longer Fits Me: Blogging after Life Change
Room of Your Own | #Blog2012: A Conversation
The Political | Using Online Tools to Get Women into Office
The Professional - Beginner + Advanced | How to Price and Value Your Services
4:30pm Afternoon Break
5:15pm BlogHer '12 Closing
6:00pm OFFICIAL BLOGHER PARTY: Come as You Are
7:30pm OFFICIAL PARTY: The BlogHer '12 Fashion Show and Style Spotlight
9:00pm OFFICIAL BLOGHER PARTY: Social Fiesta
10:00pm OFFICIAL BLOGHER PARTY: CheeseburgHer

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