Book Review: The ABC's of Blogging: Blogging Basics From A to Z

The ABC's of Blogging Ebook is presented in a simple to understand alphabet format. The book's cover design in a lime green font and dark, bold lettering grabs your attention and just like in the movie "Jerry Mcguire" with Tom Cruise & Renee Zellweger?...more

Tip, Links, and Advice for Making the Most of a Blogging Conference

Attending any sort of conference is hard for an introvert like me, but with a little planning, it can be the best part of blogging--meeting new people who share your passion. I'm here to tell you that attending a blogging conference is a lot of fun, you meet some great people, and you should do it if you have the opportunity. To help you out, I've rounded up some links to help you (and me) get ready for a blog conference. ...more

This is exactly what I have been looking for the past few days.  Thank you so much ...more

A Week in Review - August 21, 2009

Happy Friday! Another fabulous and productive week here at BlogHer and here are the highlights... BlogHer Food -  today we were able to open up the waitlist and add more bloggers for BlogHer Food!  We are taking names off the waitlist in order they were received - keep an eye on your inbox!  ...more

What Do You Want From BlogHer'09 Live Bloggers?

While many BlogHers have shared their pre-conference jitters on what to wear,the parties,what to wear,leaving children behind with their dads,what to wear,meeting other BlogHers,what to wear, which sessions to attend, and mostly on what to wear, I too have some pre-conference jitters this year and it has nothing to do with my wardrobe. ...more

I'm liveblogging at this weeks (!) conference, so I'm really interested in these ...more

Great Tool for Live Blogging: Cover It Live

Live blogging is one way to cover an event in real-time. The problem is, you usually have to keep updating your post and refreshing the page to see your new content. Or you use the comments section of your post and refresh to see new comments. That's time consuming and frustrating for you and your readers. I am not a fan of inefficiency. There has to be a better way, right? ...more

Live Blog Discussion of Senator Barack Obama's acceptance speech

And now we come to the finale. Sen. Barack Obama will mount a podium at the Invesco Field to tell the 70,000 assembled there that he accepts the Democratic Party's nomination for President. His speech is scheduled for 10 pm EST, but I plan to open the live chat an hour early to have a chance to talk about the warm-up events 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM (LOCAL) Remarks John Kuniholm Wounded Iraq veteran Live Performance Michael McDonald Singer/songwriter Remarks Susan Eisenhower ...more

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Live Blogging Muscle

All new activities have a learning curve, and live blogging is no different. I was so charged up for day 1 of the BlogHer Business Conference that I was having a hard time focusing enough to live blog the small section that I was responsible for on Day 1. I went home that night and I was scared. Granted, this was not a life or death situation. ...more

Thompson Drops Out of Race, MSNBC Republican Debate Tonight

Fred Thompson quit the Republican presidential race Tuesday, after several poor finishes in early-voting primaries and state caucuses. The former U.S Senator and actor stated: "Today, I have withdrawn my candidacy for president of the United States. I hope that my country and my party have benefited from our having made this effort." ...more

Ugh! Catherine, that would be a nightmare for sure. I'd never tune into a televised conference ...more