Watch the SheKnows Media Town Hall with GOP Congresswomen!

Last week, I asked what you would ask Republican women leaders in the House of Representatives, what you would tell them about your life and your concerns for the future. Your answers ranged from health care to equal pay to national security. ...more
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Join the SheKnows Town Hall on March 2

Recently, SheKnows Media commissioned a national study of women's feelings about feminism and several other issues, which we'll be releasing later this month. One result didn't surprise me at all: We care passionately about the topics that are shaping the 2016 election. Our concerns range from border control to Obamacare to same-sex marriage, and equal pay by law topped the list of issues women support on both sides of the aisle....more

Sarah Michelle Gellar on Her Food Business, Women in Hollywood, and a 'Buffy' Reboot

Sarah Michelle Gellar is best known for her strong female roles: on TV shows Buffy the Vampire Slayer and The Crazy Ones, and in films Cruel Intentions and The Grudge. Now she's in a different strong female role as the cofounder of Foodstirs, which she launched last month....more
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4 Inspirational Women Making Healthy Eating Easier

If you've ever had trouble getting healthy dinner on the table, snacking sensibly instead of reaching for a salt bomb, or finding vegan food you actually want to eat, meet the four entrepreneurs who presented their game-changing food businesses at The Pitch: Food Edition at #BlogHerFood15....more

How to Link to Your Sources (and Why It's Really THAT Important)

"If your momma says she loves you … check it out." That's an old reporters' creed about checking your facts—and whether or not you consider yourself a reporter, you need to keep it in mind as you're writing any nonfiction post. The one key thing you should always do: link your claims of fact to credible sources. Why to link ...more
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How (and Why) to Use Your Existing Content to Create Something New

Repurposing your content merely means taking work you've already done and reformatting it so that it looks and feels new. It has one obvious benefit: You've already written most of it, so you don't have to start from scratch. Easy, right? It can be … but repackaging content is an art. You can and should work with content you've already created to come up with innovations on themes you cover often, find new audiences, and solidify your areas of expertise across platforms. ...more
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BlogHer University: How to Be an Expert

Now that #BlogHer15: Experts Among Us is a memory of inspiring speakers, killer parties, and so much collective wisdom, it's "back to school" time, with the August session of BlogHer University. This month, we're diving deeper into that phrase, "Experts Among Us." ...more
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Meet the 7 Ad Companies Who Are Changing Our Culture

Meet the 7 Ad Companies Who Are Changing Our Culture: The 2015 #Femvertising Award Winners! "You actually can challenge gender norms through advertising. You can actually sell products by promoting good ideas."—Samantha Skey, SheKnows ...more

5 Killer Treats to Make for Shark Week

Ain't no party like a Shark Week party, 'cause a Shark Week party don't stop … for seven whole days, and then you have to wait another year, so you better make these finned and toothy shark-inspired treats right now! Shark and Bitten Lifebuoy Cookies ...more
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9 Patriotic Desserts to Make for the Fourth of July

Just as every fireworks display must end with a grand finale, every Independence Day spread must conclude with an over-the-top dessert. (Or, at least, that's my understanding of the official rules of this holiday.) Go with red, white, and blue colors, try some star-spangled sprinkles, or try an ingredient that pops in your mouth. ...more
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