As we get ready to descend on Austin next week for #BlogHerFood16, I wanted to create one big recap of all the activities you can expect there—just case you’ve missed some of the many interesting announcements as they’ve rolled in over the last few months.
Are you headed to the #BlogHerFood16 conference in Austin just two weeks? We can't wait to see you! As you plan your time and experience, grab our free mobile conference app now so you won't miss a thing you want to see.
Many food blogs are now entering their teenage years, while so many others are just getting started. But we all share the same questions: "How can I build a blog and a business for long-term success and fulfillment? How do I keep it fresh and stay motivated? How can I grow beyond my blog, especially as new tools, platforms, and opportunities show up every year?"...more
Last year, we launched a new tradition at the BlogHer conferences: The Pitch. In our mission to encourage and support women entrepreneurs, we launched The Pitch both online and as competitions at our conferences. Think of it as a little like "Shark Tank," if "Shark Tank" were warm and supportive and productive.The Pitch: Food Edition at #BlogHerFood16 features four women founders of food-focused companies, who will present their Pitch on the main stage before an esteemed panel of judges....more
Many in the BlogHer community were able to see Jurnee Smollett-Bell (from Friday Night Lights and currently in the incredible series Underground) in action this summer at #BlogHer16, as part of our ...more
We are just a few weeks away from seeing you all in Austin! We've got opportunities aplenty for you to eat, learn, and connect with your favorite brands and bloggers, and today we're excited to announce some very special events from a few of our sponsors.What are sponsored special events? These are smaller, more intimate events that take place at #BlogHerFood16, They allow sponsors to connect with attendees to talk about product launches, new services, social issues, or just plain informally network and have fun....more
In just under one month, we'll mosey our way to Austin, Texas, where we'll celebrate all things food, as well as our #BlogHerFood16 community.
And we'll close things off right at Maggie Mae's, an iconic institution right in the heart of Austin! Come join us from Sixth Street's largest rooftop for expansive views of Austin's skyline. We'll hang out in the Gibson Lounge, which has a vintage vibe with its classic Gibson guitars, and be served cool craft cocktails.
In a few weeks, #BlogHerFood16 will mosey on down to Austin, Texas, where hundreds of food bloggers, writers, cookbook authors, photographers, stylists, social influencers, and brands will join us. You'll be one of them, right? We've got a big announcement of the full program to help nudge you in our direction, so register here and make sure you won't miss a thing in Texas this year.
From community members reading their own brilliant work to cultural icon Kim Kardashian West, the #BlogHer16 main stage conversations and keynotes got us all thinking and talking. Watch the videos now!