(VIDEO) Jaden Hair on Her Five-Second Cookbook Test

Food blogger, author and TV personality Jaden Hair of Steamy Kitchen talks to genConnect about how she scales back to have fun and her "five-second test" for cookbooks. ...more

The Own Your Beauty Panel: Changing the Conversation at BlogHer '11

Some panels at BlogHer conferences make you feel closer to people you barely know than you ever thought possible. This one did that for me. ...more
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The Business of Diversity_ BlogHer11 asks is diversity good for business?

BlogHer11 hosted a panel discussion on diversity to remind people that diversity is good for business. Most would agree that this is just common sense. You'd hope that on the most basic level the question of how to include more diverse business owners into the corporate roster that also reflects the market being served would be unnecessary to discuss. But that is not the case....more

HOW TO: Add a Klout score badge to your blog

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(VIDEO) Jess Weiner on Finding Your Confidence Spot

Self-esteem expert Jess Weiner, author of A Very Hungry Girl and Life Doesn't Begin Five Pounds From Now talks with genConnect about finding your "C-spot" -- aka, your confidence-spot ...more

Conference Corner: BlogHer '11 Session Hashtags

At BlogHer ’11, each breakout session and keynote had its own twitter hashtag. This way, attendees could include their tweets in the larger #BlogHer11 stream, or they could hyper-focus on panels with things they were learning, people they were meeting, what they were doing, etc. A number of attendees have requested a full list of conference hashtags, so we’ve included them in the table below, organized by breakout session.THURSDAY, AUGUST 4th...more

(VIDEO) Ricki Lake at BlogHer '11: "I'm a Twitterholic"

Update: Didn't get to ask Ricki a question at BlogHer '11? She will be talking about the power of social media and her new talk show, debuting in 2012, via a live UStream discussion on her Facebook page today -- Tuesday, August 16 -- at 5PM PST/8PM EST. ...more
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(VIDEO) BlogHer Ashleigh Burroughs on Life After the Tucson Shootings

BlogHer Suzi Hileman, aka Ashleigh Burroughs of The Burrow, talks frankly with genConnect on survival, recovery, and how her life changed when she was shot in Tucson along with Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords in January 2011. ...more

BlogHer '11 Photo Roundup (Or: "You Thought YOU Took Bad Pictures?!")

So, look, I'm going to put up some BlogHer photos here that include me in them, but only as a public service. I realize a lot of you may not be on Twitter or Google+ and so didn't see these when I tweeted them, and though my normal reaction to that would be a fervent, "Thank God!" because I look hideous in them, I also know that there are others like me out there. By which I mean: The Photogenically Challenged. That's right: my name is Viv, and I take bad pictures. ...more