Conference Corner: The Eat & Earn Lunch at BlogHer PRO '13

BlogHer PRO is just a week away, and we're excited to announce an additional opportunity to grow your toolkit , expand your community, and increase your earning potential -- the "Eat & Earn" Birds of a Feather Lunch on Wednesday at BlogHer PRO! The Eat & Earn lunch gives PRO attendees the opportunity to learn more about specific monetization pathways in an intimate, yet informal, environment. Lunch opens with two demos for the entire audience, including: ...more

BlogHer Conferences Weekly Update - - January 4, 2013

Happy New Year or as Miriam would say, Happy Shoe Year! I am finding it hard to believe it's already 2013, I must be getting old because time is just flying by these days. But that's not a bad thing, because that means we'll be in Austin and Chicago before you know it!...more

BlogHer PRO: What You've Been Blogging Since

It's hard to believe that BlogHer PRO was one week and one day ago! The day was jam-packed full of learning and fun which you can read through via our liveblogs. I have been following along with what you've been writing in the days since the conference and have shared a few of your thoughts and blog links here....more

BlogHer Conferences Weekly Update - - December 14, 2012

Happy Friday! What an exciting week for us here on the conferences team. Why? Well, we launched the first BlogHer PRO. Yep, it was a full day of learning with 200 of our friends. Speakers talking about PR, video, branding, oh the list goes on and on. And if you weren't able to join us, no problem, we've got you covered in our BlogHer PRO VirtualCon....more

BlogHer PRO: The Conference in Tweets!

BlogHer PRO is officially on record! The conference in San Fransisco today was an informative, inspirational day -- and our attendees were busy tweeting what was being said. I followed along to bring you some of the highlights from each panel. I encourage you to not only check out the tweets, but peruse the #BlogHerPRO hashtag on twitter and read all of the liveblogs. There's some information that you just simply can't miss!...more

BlogHer PRO Is Tomorrow: What You're Tweeting Now

BlogHer PRO is tomorrow! While our Events staff is busy making sure everything is perfect for you tomorrow, our attendees are chattering away on twitter, arriving at the hotel and generally readying themselves for what should be a great conference day. We've been following along with the conference chatter on twitter and wanted to bring you a highlight reel of what people are saying to get you even more excited for tomorrow's festivities. Here's what you're tweeting: Attendees are generally gearing up....more

Are You a Newbie Attending BlogHer PRO This Week?

BlogHer PRO is in two days, and as I was looking around the blogosphere to see what people are saying about the conference ahead of time, I noticed a small trend: Newbies! A number of the registered attendees for our December 13th conference are new to the blogging conference scene and are feeling like you might remember feeling for your first conference: excited, nervous and everything in between. I thought I'd share two of their posts so you might go wish them well....more
just curious.. what is the difference between the blogher pro and blogher conference?more

BlogHer Conferences Weekly Update - - December 7, 2012

It's the weekend and only a few short days from BlogHer PRO in San Francisco and we are beyond excited! This event is sure to packed full of learning and fun and if you can believe it, we still have a *few* spots available!Here are some things about BlogHer PRO that we want to share with you:...more

BlogHer PRO Interviews: Becoming a Sales Person

As we continue to pump you up for BlogHer PRO by bringing you interviews with our speakers, we turn to a very important point: As a professional blogger you’re not just a Chief Marketing Officer for your personal brand, you are also a sales person. If that thought makes you nervous, you might want to hit the Sales & Marketing Track, Life of a Sale panel. I asked the speakers one question to give you a taste of what you might expect: How did you learn the process/art of being a salesperson?...more

BlogHer PRO Interviews: How to Build Your Reputation

Editor's Note: Stay tuned for liveblogs and updates from today's BlogHer PRO Conference in San Francisco, Dec. 13! Meanwhile, read some words of wisdom from some of the conference speakers. -- Julie As the countdown to BlogHer PRO continues, we're bringing you interviews with our speakers to help you decide which panel to attend (or to help convince you to pick up a last minute ticket!). Yesterday we talked shop about vlogging and today we're discussing the importance of building your online reputation. Whether that's working with brands, the media or other bloggers, it's important! My whole question for the Building Your Reputation panel was this: Share just one bit of advice for how bloggers can grow their reputation. (Don't give away all the goods for your session, just one little teaser!)...more