The BlogHer '13 Party Plan: Kicking off on Thursday, July 25th!

This year marks the ninth annual Blogher conference, and the fourth year since we introduced the "community parties" back in 2010. As BlogHer grew we introduced the community parties, and we continue to support them for two reasons: To make sure there are always fun evening events to which every attendee is invited and to provide a way for attendees to connect with their various tribes in a more informal and fun setting....more
has or is any one attending alone?? are newbies in category by themselves or is there like an ...more

BlogHer Food Interviews: Video Bootcamp #1 - Equipment & Gear

This week's BlogHer Food '13 speaker interview revolves around the world of video. I asked the speakers from the Video Bootcamp #1: Equipment and Gear panel this question: Other than a video camera of some sort, what’s one piece of gear that you suggest to anyone looking to get into video for their blogs?...more

What's a Bustaurant? Find Out on the BlogHer Food Tacos (& More) Tour!

Here's another chance to explore Austin's cuisine -- this time on a taco tour near our hotel for BlogHer Food '13. This is our fourth no-host excursion that will take place on Friday, June 7 after our reception and it will be led by Wendi Aarons, also known as one of the Mouthy Housewives, who lives in Austin....more

Announcing: The BlogHer '13 Pathfinders

Today we are thrilled to announce the Pathfinders for Pathfinder Day at BlogHer '13! Back for its third year, this limited-capacity (tickets are already going fast; register here!) pre-conference event promises to help answer an ongoing, consistent question that we, as bloggers, often face: Where do I go from here?...more

BlogHer Food ’13: The Ticket Transfer Do-Si-Do

Why the do-si-do? Well, the fact that BlogHer Food ’13 is less than two months away kind of makes me want to clap my hands and swing my partner ‘round and ‘round. The speakers! The sessions! The FOOD! The Austin weirdness of it all! You say you’ve already purchased a ticket and can no longer attend? We’re sorry we’ll miss you! ...more

First Round of BlogHer Food '13 Keynote Speakers

With just seven weeks until BlogHer Food '13 messes with Texas, the excitement is growing with each and every conference announcement! Your BlogHer Food '13 speakers are almost all up on the site (and are being added to our Pinterest boards and Twitter lists daily), the excursions for Friday and Saturday are rolling out (from taco trucks to bat spotting!), and today we'd like to unveil the first of this year's keynote presentations....more
I was thinking a lot regarding this topic, so thanks for bringing it up here. You certainly have ...more

BlogHer Conference Update -- April 20, 2013

Welcome to our weekly conference update. Alien, Terminator, The Walking Dead -- all of these words have one common thread: Gale Anne Hurd; and we are thrilled to welcome this award winning producer to keynote on Saturday, July 27 at BlogHer '13 in Chicago....more

BlogHer Food Interviews: Ooey, Gooey, Gorgeous Healthy Food Photography

This week's BlogHer Food '13 speaker interview made my tummy grumble. As much as I love all of the sprinkles and sugar on food blogs, I love a good, healthy recipe. Our speakers for the Ooey, Gooey, Gorgeous and Healthy Food Photography panel know a thing or two about healthy recipes -- and how to make them look their best. I thought I'd ask them to show us a photo and share a recipe with this question: Please share with us one example from your work in which you have taken some *boring,* healthy food and made it look fantastic. Explain to our readers how you achieved that look....more

Announcing the 1st of our BlogHer '13 Keynotes: "The Walking Dead" Producer Gale Anne Hurd

Sarah Connor. Ripley. Michonne. Talk about some powerful women. They are all brought to you courtesy of the first of our BlogHer '13 keynote speakers: Gale Anne Hurd....more
Oh how I wish I could be there in person for this keynote address! Talk about all my fav ...more

Announcing: BlogHer '13 HealthMinder Day Agenda

Today we are pleased to announce the preliminary agenda for HealthMinder Day at BlogHer '13. Tickets for HealthMinder Day '13 are already going fast, so grab yours here -- and keep reading to learn more about this year's exciting program! ...more
I should look at the schedule, BlogHer13 is coming up quickly! :)more