Conference Corner: BlogHer Call for Ideas Ending Soon!

That time of year is upon us… No, I’m not referencing the holiday season! We at BlogHer are anticipating and celebrating the annual Call for Ideas for two of our most classic events: BlogHer Food, and BlogHer’s annual conference!And if you can believe it, the BlogHer Food ’12 Call for Ideas closes TOMORROW (December 21st), and the BlogHer ’12 Call for Ideas closes in just TWO WEEKS (Thursday, January 5th)....more
I am starting to get really excited! If I'm able to make it, this will be my first time at BlogHer!more

BlogHer Conference Update - - December 9, 2011

Happy weekend everyone -- I hope this finds you well and gearing up to do as little as possible for the next two days. Thank you to all of you who joined us in both New York and San Francisco to officially kick off the holiday season, BlogHer style. A lot has happened since last weeks update so let's get busy......more

Conference Corner: BlogHer Invites 80% New Speakers to Events

Tired of all the same people speaking every year about all the same topics? Don’t recognize most of the speakers lined up for BlogHer Events? We’ll take that as a compliment.For the past several years, BlogHer has committed to a speaking roster of 80% new, fresh voices. That means we seek out bloggers who are demonstrated community leaders, not just the "stars" of blogging. We're interested in women who are forging new paths through the Internet. You may not recognize all the names in our speaking roster, but we guarantee that BlogHer speakers are worth getting to know -- many of them could become your new favorite haunts, the first site you stop by when reading blogs, or even your trusted friends....more
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BlogHer Conference Update - - December 2, 2011

Happy weekend and oh my gosh, happy December! I can't believe we are close to the end of 2011 and of course the holiday season is upon us. I am going to dive right in: Next week we are hosting two holiday meet-ups -- one in San Francisco and one in New York. We still have space at both venues so take a moment, register yourself and bring a friend -- it is sure to be a great time....more

BlogHer Conference Update - - November 23, 2011

Happy Wednesday and long weekend for us here in the US due to the Thanksgiving holiday, so this will be brief:...more

Announcing the BlogHer Food '12 Call for Ideas

Last month, Elisa announced our fourth annual BlogHer Food Conference, coming up June 8-9, 2012. We were also thrilled to tell you that we were taking the show from Atlanta in the Southeast clear up to Seattle in the Northwest. Many of you seemed as excited about that as we are, so you should probably register soon....more
@IleenieWeenie I haven't! Thanks!more

BlogHer Conference Update - - November 19, 2011

Happy weekend, my friends! I hope this finds you well and getting ready for the holiday season (I can't believe I am typing that -- ack!). We are gearing up and getting ready for the end of the year and for an exciting 2012....more

BlogHer Conference Update - - November 11, 2011

Happy Friday and for those who celebrate, happy Veterans Day.This is going to be a bunch of reminders this week :)BlogHer Writers -- watch all the session on-demand and view what you might have missed.  We have photos too!...more

Conference Corner: How to Become a Speaker at BlogHer Events

One of the questions I’m asked most frequently (as a part of the conference programming team) is this: “I want to speak at BlogHer. How can I make that happen?”I have a canned answer, which is: “The best way to become a speaker at BlogHer Events is to apply during our Call for Ideas; you can submit yourself as a speaker on a certain topic, or you can submit a full session proposal (including other panelists!), or anywhere in between.”...more
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BlogHer Conference Update - - November 4, 2011

Hello and happy Friday!  Don't forget this weekend, here in the US (well most of us that is), is when we fall back an hour - set that clock so you don't show up an hour early to work on Monday!...more
@BlogHer MI Senate bill to legalize school bullying for "religious reasons" ...more