Remember when I told you that I was nominated for a Bloggie Award? Well, I didn’t really expect to win.I have been fortunate to have been named a finalist for three years in a row and figured I’d be the ‘Susan Lucci’ of the Bloggies. Which was totally fine with me. This really is one of those situations where “it’s an honor just to be nominated” is totally true....more
We all want to be recognized for the work we do on our blogs. Regardless of your basic reasons for blogging, it's nice to know your contributions to the blogosphere are appreciated. So, when you receive a web or blog award, does it matter?
Hot on the heels of her quadruple-win at the 2008 Weblog Awards, I am pleased to announce that Heather Armstrong (aka Dooce) is returning to BlogHer '08 this July in San Francisco.
Heather was part of the very first BlogHer "Naked" session at the inaugural conference in 2005, and spoke about the ups, downs and late nights of monetizing your blog in 2006.
Hello fellow BlogHers,
A little self-promotion for a good cause here. I run a popular health blog called www.diabetesmine.com, which has had the honor of being nominated for "Best Medical Weblog" on the net at this year's MedGadget Medblog Awards.
This is particularly nice because:
1) it's the first time any PATIENT BLOG has been suggested in this category,
2) no other WOMEN bloggers are nominated
3) I happen to be a mommy blogger as well (raising 3 of 'em)