BlogHer Conference Update - - September 9, 2011

Happy "pre BlogHer Handmade" weekend!We here at BlogHer are very excited for BlogHer Handmade next week and we hope we will see many of our friends on Thursday, September 15 in Minneapolis! I hear the weather will be fabulous and there is so much to do, after your full day with us of course! If you are in the area and have not registered, there is still time to do so. Check out our agenda, sponsors and speakers -- it's an event you won't want to miss....more

BlogHer Handmade ’11 Call for Authors

BlogHer Handmade is BlogHer’s social media event for creative/crafting/food-loving bloggers. We’re partnering with The Creative Connection to host this day, where we’re covering everything from Content and Community Building, to Growing Your Reach, to Monetization and Business Models. It’s a day jam-packed with information creative bloggers need to boost their social media presence, and it’s taking place next week in St. Paul, Minnesota....more

Join More Than 1,000 BlogHers who Took the "No Kid Hungry" Pledge with Jimmy Dean

O'Dwyers Magazine, a trade publication for the PR industry, recently noted how many sponsors brought causes and social good initiatives to BlogHer this year. We wanted to share with you the results of one such initiative, and let you know you can still be a part of it....more

BlogHer '11: Greening a Conference

There are many challenges when producing a conference -- and one of the biggest is being eco-friendly. At BlogHer '11 this year, we did many things in an effort to be green. We do know it's not only about "recycle," so there was also a healthy dose of "re-use and reduce" in the mix! ...more
just wanted to thank you, Lori! i read over on Beth's blog you all are taking steps to help ...more

(VIDEO) BlogHer '11 -- Newbie Breakfast With Deb on the Rox

One of the things we do at a BlogHer conference that might be a tad different than other conferences is our "Newbie Breakfast" -- intended to orient our first-time attendees at the conference, and hopefully set and manage some expectations.Because it can be fun, scary, exciting (insert your own adjective) to come to BlogHer for the first time, we like to lighten the mood....more
These women rock! I'm not a newbie but I listened to every word of this.more

(VIDEO) BlogHer '11 Closing Keynote With Ricki Lake, Carol Jenkins and Fatemeh Fakhraie

Watch as Lisa Stone, co-founder and CEO of BlogHer, moderates the BlogHer '11 closing keynote on how women are represented by the media and in the making of media in a discussion with Emmy Award-winning Carol Jenkins, former head of the Women's Media Center; Fatemeh Fakhraie, founder of Muslimah Media Watch; and Ricki Lake, actress, talk show host and director of The Business of Being Born....more
@BlogHerEvents @BlogHer Thanks Lori! Momo hooked me up earlier.more

BlogHer Handmade '11 Call for Volunteers

*************UPDATE*************Call for Volunteers has closed!  Thank you to all that have applied.******************************************************************************************************We are putting out a call for volunteers for this year’s BlogHer Handmade ’11 Conference in St. Paul, MN -- and we have BlogHerships available!We're offering BlogHerships in exchange for being a conference volunteer. At the BlogHer Handmade conference, we are looking for volunteers interested in live blogging, so BlogHerships are very limited....more
wish we could be there!more

(VIDEO) BlogHer '11 Opening Keynote!

Watch as co-founders Lisa Stone, Elisa Camahort Page and Jory Des Jardins discuss the state of the blogosphere at the opening general session during BlogHer '11 in San Diego.    Lori Lunadirector of events...more

(VIDEO) The BlogHer '11 Keynote with Indra Nooyi: Watch Now!

We here at BlogHer were proud to host Indra K. Nooyi, Chairman and CEO of PepsiCo as our lunchtime keynote at BlogHer '11 in San Diego. ...more
@pepsico So many quotables & highlights, but my fave parts were her definition of "performance ...more

Announcing: BlogHer '11 Voices of the Year Video!

It's true: Video from the BlogHer '11 Voices of the Year is here!  You can view each speaker individually or see the whole session all at once. Enjoy!**Please note, these videos might take a minute to load, so please be patient.**Image: Asher-Sears PhotographyIn order of appearance......more
@missbritt Unfortunately, no code available with that player. Which ones do you want? I can ...more

Sarah Michelle Gellar to Keynote #BlogHer16: Experts Among Us

Don't miss hearing Sarah Michelle Gellar's keynote at #BlogHer16. ...more

iBlog Magazine

iBlog magazine is thrilled to join #BlogHerFood15 as a media partner- you get a full year of digital membership for FREE! Use discount code BlogHerFood15 at checkout, no credit card required! Love the digital but prefer print? Use ...more

WedTech Summit

A start-up technology conference and community for the wedding industry providing the gateway for tech companies and brands to break into the lucrative $55 billion dollar US wed-space.  ...more

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