Why I Became First a Vegetarian and Then a Vegan

When we came up with #DefiningMoments as one of our overarching themes for #BlogHer15: Experts Among Us, of course we staff members started thinking about, sharing, and asking one another about our own personal #DefiningMoments....more

ADDED: New Thursday Afternoon Kick-Off Keynote at #BlogHer15 Featuring #womenslives and #BlackLivesMatter

We're less than three weeks out, but the announcements are still rolling in fast and furious....more
I am so excited that opalayo has joined this Thursday keynote!more

Announcing The Pitch, Live at #BlogHer15 on Saturday Morning

This morning SheKnows Media announced a new corporate initiative called The Pitch that will come to life Saturday morning at #BlogHer15: Experts Among Us, and then continue online, serving our mission of women inspiring women.If you're a Shark Tank fan (and I totally am) you are going to love this keynote! ...more
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Announcing the #BlogHer15: Experts Among Us 10x10 Project Presenters

Last year, we introduced a new initiative to the BlogHer conferences: The 10x10 Project. During keynote segments at our 10th Anniversary conference, longtime community members got up and shared 10 minutes about the past 10 years. Since long ago we called BlogHer the "conference the community built" it seemed only natural. ...more
I'm looking forward to it! - Denisemore

See the 12 Incredible Ad Campaigns That Made the #Femvertising Finals … and Vote for Your Favorites

Just as the Voices of the Year are always an inspirational mix of funny, heart-touching, and stirring pieces—so are these 12 incredible campaigns. They're all honest, empowering, and highly worthy of our highest honor. We can't wait to see what you choose, and to announce the winners on stage in July. ...more
OMG, I just LOVE these brands and what they are doing as well!more

'Selma' Director Ava DuVernay Will Keynote #BlogHer 15! Woot!

We're thrilled to announce today that Ava DuVernay, the award-winning director of Selma, will be the closing keynote speaker at #BlogHer15! Image: © Jens Kalaene/DPA/ZUMA Wire ...more
Wish I was going. I'd love to see her!more

Get Excited! Gwyneth Paltrow Is Coming to #BlogHer15: Experts Among Us

Oscar winner. Emmy-winning guest star displaying her vocal chops on Glee. Eternal paparazzi target. Controversial conversation starter. Media mogul?Yes!Gwyneth Paltrow is all of the above, and I am very excited to announce she'll be conducting one of our classic fireside chats at #BlogHer15: Experts Among Us this summer in New York.  ...more
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14 Years of 'American Idol' and Me

I remember where I was when I saw my first episode of American Idol, and when. It was the Season One finale in 2002.I was in a hotel room in Seattle. My significant other and I were taking a rare break during one of those vacations that seems to be more about getting from one place to another than relaxing. Watching Kelly Clarkson, and knowing a star was being born?...more

#BlogHer15: Experts Among Us Voices of the Year Submissions Are Open!

EDITED ON 2/9: Submissions have closed for the 2015 #BlogHer15: Experts Among Us Voices of the Year.EDITED ON 01/19: See below for clarification on the definition of submission categories.Today, we kick off your nominations for the Voices of the Year, our annual celebration of the most inspiring voices in our community. From these nominations will emerge our honorees, some of whom will take the stage to keynote #BlogHer15: Experts Among Us, in a gala event at the BlogHer annual conference in New York City in July 2015....more
Any idea when VOTY winners will be announced?more

Top 5 Reasons #BlogHer15: Experts Among Us Is Going Back to The Hilton New York

You have likely heard by now that #BlogHer15: Experts Among Us is returning to New York City, and tickets are selling now (and fast). Actually, not only are we going back to the Big Apple but we are returning to the largest hotel in New York, the Hilton New York. ...more
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