Announcing: BlogHer '13 HealthMinder Day Agenda

Today we are pleased to announce the preliminary agenda for HealthMinder Day at BlogHer '13. Tickets for HealthMinder Day '13 are already going fast, so grab yours here -- and keep reading to learn more about this year's exciting program! ...more
I should look at the schedule, BlogHer13 is coming up quickly! :)more

BlogHer Conference Update -- April 12, 2013

Happy weekend, friends! So much has happened this week so let's just get started! First, did you hear we announced Voices of the Year?...more
For VOTY...what do y'all put under the description when submitting?more

Newbie News: BlogHer Food '13

Hi! I am starting a Newbie News series for all "new conference attendees" like me! I am going through these same questions of How To's and conference etiquette with you. So, please look out for Newbie News: the Newbie Guide to BlogHer Events. We have our Food Event this June 7-8 in Austin, Texas. How food-y is the conference? The conference has all different levels of attendees and speakers, from chefs to food beginners like me. Personally, I plan on learning more about food by eating it! There is no better way to get knowledgeable about something then jumping right in....more

Scared to Submit Your Work for VOTY? Don't Be!

I know when you’re a small fry in the blog/writing arena, it’s easy to get intimidated and feel left out because those with bigger platforms are being nominated, called out, read, and recognized -- and recognizing their own peers. But hear me: SMALL DOES NOT EQUAL INSIGNIFICANT and is in no way an indication of the value and worth of your work and your story....more
@lindalainey YOU ROCK.more

How to Pack Your Perfect Conference Wardrobe

Conference season is just about upon us -- and if you are anything like me, you're already thinking about what you'll be wearing as you meet, greet and network with your peers and brands. These tips and tricks will help you pack the perfect wardrobe to complement your amazing personality. Authentic Style ...more
Absolutely true. All of this!more

Announcing: Voices of the Year '13 Submissions Are Open!

UPDATE: Voices of the Year submissions have closed. Thank you to everyone who submitted and voted! Today we are thrilled to open submissions for one of the centerpieces of BlogHer's annual conference: The 6th annual Voices of the Year! The Voices of the Year initiative (or VOTY, as we sometimes affectionately abbreviate it) gives the entire BlogHer community a chance to spotlight and celebrate the work that touched us most deeply over the past year. Up to 100 well-written, thought-provoking, heart-tugging, and laughter-inducing posts and visuals will be honored as the 2013 Voices of the Year online, including one People's Choice Honoree per category, and then in person on Friday July 26th at the 9th annual BlogHer Conference in Chicago, IL....more
I submitted many blogs, but apparently missed the "description" box.  Can I edit them to add a ...more

BlogHer Conference Update -- March 22, 2013

Happy Friday and Day Two of BlogHer Entrepreneurs! The last day-and-a-half brought moments full of amazing learning and fabulous networking opportunities....more
DianaLW Wonderful! -Momomore

Announcing the BlogHer '13 International Activist Scholarship Recipients!

Since 2009, the BlogHer International Activist Scholarship has been providing women across the globe the opportunity to come to the states and showcase their work before a wider audience.From Bolivia to Malawii, Afghanistan to Argentina, Sudan to Trinidad,...more
@jenburden Thank you so much :) @BlogHer, Thank you for this wonderful opportunity and for ...more

Announcing Room of Your Own Sessions at BlogHer '13

Today, we are excited to announce the next set of programming for BlogHer '13 in Chicago: the Room of Your Own (ROYO) program! As always, the community submitted fantastic ideas -- and more than we could accommodate!  ...more
THRILLED and pumped and can't believe this. How I love you, BLogHer. THANK YOU for this ...more

BlogHer Conference Update - - March 15, 2013

Happy Friday and welcome to the weekend! A special shout out to our Irish friends who celebrate St. Patrick's Day; don't get too crazy out there! Okay let's jump in! There's lots going on here and I want you to be up-to-date on all things conference....more
FakePretty No, there aren't live casts, but there will be live blogs. -Momomore