SEO Expert Chloe Spencer: From BlogHer to Business!

Chloe Spencer, who will be heading up our SEO session at #BlogHer17 with Stephan Spencer (her dad!),  is an SEO and Online Marketing Specialist who has been running her own companies for eleven years. Her first-ever speaking engagement was at #BlogHer07 in Chicago when she was just sixteen years old! We wanted to catch up with Chloe and find out how that appearance changed the trajectory of her life over the past decade. ...more

Ana Navarro to Join Joy Reid for #BlogHer17 Friday Welcome Keynote

Over the past year I have found many new sources to follow online as I obsessively follow the news. Perhaps my favorite has been CNN, ABC, and Telemundo analyst and Republican strategist, Ana Navarro....more

Yasmeen Hassan and Maria Bello to Discuss the State of Women and Girls at #BlogHer17

The announcements are coming fast and furious now with four weeks to go, and we are gratified to bring an important conversation to the #BlogHer17 stage to examine the state of women and girls around the world, with two women who are focused on improving that state. We’re taking the conversation significantly more international with a dynamic pair of global activists who will take the main stage on Saturday afternoon....more

#BlogHer17 Welcomes Inspiring Makers & Creators Zerlina Maxwell, Amy Ziering and Sarah Spain as Closing Keynote

I’m happy to reveal today that #BlogHer17 will close out with a keynote panel discussion that explores the life of independent makers and creators – how they integrate making media, making a change, making an impact, and making a living.We’ve lined up some impressive, dare I say bad-ass, women to lay their cards on the table, starting with these three incredible women.  ...more

Announcing the #BlogHer17 Voices of the Year Honorees

One of our favorite days of the year is here and we couldn't be more excited! We are thrilled to unveil the #BlogHer17 Voices of the Year honorees.  For ten years, Voices of the Year (or #VOTY as we lovingly refer to it) has been the heart and soul of the #BlogHer conference.  The brilliant work created by you - our community - overwhelms us with its beauty, laughter, and impact on the world outside the internet.  You shared your stories, pictures, and videos about life in this rapidly changing world we live in, and we heard you.  Loud and clear....more

The Food Track at #BlogHer17 is Here, and It’s Delicious!

When we decided to roll our food programming and community back into our annual event it was because food is one of our most important categories, and not having it represented at annual felt like we were missing a limb....more

Keynote Announcement: Carla Hall to Join Us at #BlogHer17

Some of you may remember that Carla Hall, co-host of ABC’s “The Chew”, restaurateur, cookbook author, and beloved “Top Chef” competitor, joined us last Fall in Austin for #BlogHerFood16. She moderated a wonderful keynote discussion about how long it takes to achieve “overnight” success (a theme we will be re-visiting at #BlogHer17 with our keynote speaker Luvvie Ajayi, by the way). Carla was an awesome moderator…to a fault. really, because I know I was hungry to hear more from her than time allowed....more

Cecile Richards, Margaret Cho, and Logan Levkoff kick off #BlogHer17

Some days my job is the most fun, like when I get to announce super-cool keynote conversations at #BlogHer17.As we previously announced we’re adding a new health & wellness theme throughout the conference, on the heels of last year’s Wine & Gyn Kick-Off Keynote. So, this year, we will once again kick off the conference on Thursday afternoon with a keynote on this theme, this time with a frank and provocative conversation about women’s bodies, health, rights, and yes…sex too....more

#ThePitch: Live Returns to #BlogHer17

When we first produced #ThePitch: Live at #BlogHer15, we knew we had a new tradition on our hands, so I’m thrilled to announce that our third annual pitch competition for women entrepreneurs will take place at #BlogHer17 on Saturday, June 24th in Orlando....more

Joy Reid to Lead Keynote Conversation at #BlogHer17 this June in Orlando

Today I am excited to announce that Joy Reid, host of MSNBC’s AM Joy show, will be joining us at #BlogHer17 for a very important keynote conversation about the impact, influence, and importance of media… especially raising women’s voice in media....more