Community - The Whole Is Not Merely Equal To The Sum Of Its Parts

What some of you might not know (or even suspect) after meeting me at #BlogHer14 is that I suffer from severe anxiety. If I hung out with you at all during this year's conference in San Jose, you'll probably be scratching your head on that one. The reality is, at times my anxiety in public and social settings is almost crippling....more
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The Recap of BlogHer '14 Recaps: You Write, We Listen, Everyone Learns

You know what bloggers do after a conference? They blog about that conference. We've been reading all of your recaps; laughing with you, crying with you, engaging in very important conversations, learning from you, getting shoe crushes with you. We chose ten little bits of wisdom—funny or poignant or somewhere in between—to share with you today. ...more
I'll take a chance and submit my different experience and observations.  I had high hopes, ... more

4 Tips on How To Get the Most out of BlogHer '14

I’ve written about BlogHer before—many times, actually. This year will mark my 3rd BlogHer conference in a row… so I feel like I pretty much have a good grasp on it by now. ...more
Great tips, especially about swag, lol more

5 Unconventional BlogHer '14 Tips That You Simply Must Follow

DISCLAIMER: If you are looking for a “Are you ready for BlogHer?” post that talks about things that you should do to your website, how many business cards to order, and what types of shoes to pack for the maximum amount of comfort during the conference, this isn’t it. I repeat, THIS IS NOT YOUR TYPICAL “GETTING READY FOR BLOGHER” POST. ...more
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Announcing the BlogHer Buddy System, Brought to You by BlogHer's Official Communications Sponsor, Skype

Today, we are launching an awesome way for you to get to know a lot more people at BlogHer '14! It's called the BlogHer Buddy System, and it is brought to you with the assistance and technology of our Official Communications Sponsor for BlogHer '14: Skype. ...more
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Want to See Your Selfie at BlogHer'14? Register to Win 3 Nights' Hotel plus a Conference Pass for a Friend!

[Editor's Note: This sweepstakes is now closed.]For the next TWO WEEKS only, when you register for a full BlogHer '14 conference pass, you can also enter our sweepstakes to win A FREE HOTEL STAY at one of BlogHer's four host hotels, plus a FREE conference pass for a friend. Oh, and did I mention that no matter what, you'll get 30% off the regular admission price when you register? So voila! All your reasons not to register have been handled! Easy as pie. And this is all because we want to See YourSelfie @BlogHer, for our big #Selfiebration!...more
Julie Ross Godar clairejess I also registered when the tix were first available. And I don't ... more

Arianna Huffington Returns to Keynote BlogHer in 2014

In May of 2005, a scant two months before the first BlogHer Conference, a new site called the Huffington Post was born. That was back when trying to build a business via blogging was uncharted territory. One year later, Arianna Huffington was a featured keynote speaker at BlogHer '06, our second annual event. Arianna spoke about the HuffPost, of course, but she also spoke quite poignantly about sleep. The need for sleep. How badly most of us lack sleep. ...more
Wow, I have a ticket but was kinda afraid to go, going it alone, but this sounds cool more

Grab Your BlogHer '14 Blog Badge and Get Excited for Our 10th Anniversary Celebration!

You've been asking for a little bling to show your BlogHer '14 love on your blogs. We've been saying, "It's coming! Soon!" Well, wait no longer! We've got 18 great badges for you to choose from for this year's conference. And, oh, they look good this year, featuring our 10th Anniversary Celebration colors and such. I just love them, and I think you will too....more
My first BlogHer, not sure what to expect. Is it like Publisher's Clearinghouse with balloons ... more

Announcing the BlogHer '14 Breakout Session Schedule!

Today, we're thrilled to share the breakout session agenda for BlogHer '14 with you! BlogHer is celebrating the 10th anniversary of our annual conference this July, and we are so excited to see you there! With only 2,500 tickets available for sale, Early Bird pricing ending on February 28th, and an amazing few days in store, we suggest you buy yours soon! ...more
This'll be my first conference, been blogging for 1 1/2 years. How can I get the most out of it? more

BlogHer '14: Call for Parties!

UPDATE: Our Call for Parties has closed - thank you to all of you who submitted a new party idea. *********************************** On July 24-26 in San José, BlogHer will host our tenth annual "conference the community built." We've always found that the best ideas -- for speakers, for sessions -- come from our community. And we've always had a commitment to featuring new voices. ...more
How about a party for bloggers to change the world, make the world a better place, take all of ... more