What's Angry Tomato Sauce? Find Out on the 3rd BlogHer Food Excursion!

We've already announced the 1st and 2nd excursions for BlogHer Food '13. And as if getting the low-down on down-home Texas BBQ or a food tour as weird as Austin itself isn't enough for a Friday night, we're adding an East Side pub-crawl to the Friday excursion line-up! Join Austinite Joshunda Saunders on a (no-host) pub crawl through Austin's East Side. ...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
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South Austin Progressive Dinner: 2nd Excursion of BlogHer Food '13

Last week, we wrote about one of the optional, no-host excursions during BlogHer Food '13. Another option for our attendees will be to experience some of the eclectic food, music, and culture of Austin during a progressive dinner in South Side of town. This trip will be led by Clay Nichols, an Austinite and author who blogs at DadLabs....more
Excursion confirmed. Tacos, craft brews of India, doughnuts!! There really was no question for ...more

BlogHer Food Interviews: The Business Case for Video

It's time to get back into the BlogHer Food '13 speaker interviews. This week I am talking with the panelists from our session, The Business Case for Video. Video is a popular and growing medium that is speeding along growth of both blog and business. So i asked these smart ladies: Can you give our attendees one reason -- either little known or MUST KNOW NOW -- why they should be incorporating video into their food blogs?...more
I'm obsessed with doing video and learned how to edit them too. Nothing tells the story like a ...more

Got BBQ? Announcing the First of Our Food Excursions for BlogHer Food '13

On the first night of BlogHer Food '13, we will be offering several no-host excursions led by Austin foodies to give our attendees a sense of the local epicurean delights. One of these excursions will be led by Amanda Cowan, of Food on the Table, to go to one what Bon Appetit crowned as the best barbecue in America: Franklin Barbecue. ...more
I'm so excited about this! I've gone to Franklin twice, but I've always been too late! Hopefully ...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
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BlogHer Conferences -- Weekly Update March 8, 2013

Today is International Women's Day, so happy day to you! When you have time, check out 7 books to celebrate girl power in honor of International Women's Day, but not before you read this update about what the Events staff is doing for you and your conferences!...more

Announcing the BlogHer Food '13 Closing Party & Band!

After spending two days at BlogHer Food '13 in Austin, learning, getting inspired, networking and, of course eating, our closing party for the show is a Texas barbeque at world famous Stubb's! Once again, we are trilled to have this party hosted by Ree Drummond, Jaden Hair and Elise Bauer....more
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BlogHer Food Interviews: Scale Your Small Business

This week's BlogHer Food '13 speaker interview features two of the panelists from the Scale Your Small Business session. What's that all about? It's about growing your blog beyond a website and treating it like the blossoming business it has become. I asked our speakers this question to help you out: If you could offer just ONE piece of advice to those looking at re-framing their blog as a business, what would it be?...more

BlogHer Food Interviews: Brand-Blogger Relations

This week's BlogHer Food '13 speaker interview brings us the panelists from our Brand/Blogger Relations session. Working with brands is an issue that newer and seasoned bloggers alike struggle with, so I asked the speakers to share something with us: Share one tip as a teaser to your panel how PR friendly bloggers can work better with brands. Just one!...more
Thanks for this great and insightful post. I've worked with brands for some time now and often ...more