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Why You're Probably Not Famous Enough to Land a Book Deal

Brooke Warner | Posted 10.07.2014 | Books
Brooke Warner

The hard truth is that most of us do not have that shiny quality that agents and editors are looking for. And it's not your fault if you don't. That allure is something that generally takes years to build and grow.

The Way to San Jose - Things to Do

Tara Settembre | Posted 10.01.2014 | Travel
Tara Settembre

If you want to make the most of your future visit, the following recommended activities can be accomplished during a long weekend.

The SHEvolution Is Coming

Faith Popcorn | Posted 09.24.2014 | Business
Faith Popcorn

This trend is changing the world, and I'm thrilled. At first, it tiptoes in quietly. On stilettos. Then suddenly and seemingly out of nowhere, comes its deafening blast. Women are rising. Never before have we so aggressively, efficiently, fearlessly and successfully pursued our goals.

Christmas, Sideburns And Momo Fali Are A Perfect Combination

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 12.23.2013 | Women

By day Momo Fali is the social media manager for BlogHer -- the premium cross-platform media network and publisher for women. But by night, she's John...

Well, Martha, Most Bloggers Really ARE Experts

Marci Rich | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Marci Rich

This is a wonderful time to be a real person. Ordinary people -- folks just like you and me -- are popping up all over the place. You see us in ads for e-readers, Fords, and room fresheners.

Queen for a Day: Surviving Blogher

William Dameron | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media
William Dameron

My plan for the conference was simple. I would casually bump into a literary agent who would immediately recognize me and sign me up on the spot.

Fashion Statistics: How Do You Match Up?

Clarissa Burt | Posted 12.03.2013 | Style
Clarissa Burt

Fashion trends come and go as fast as you can change your lipstick shade, but could hemlines and the amount of shoes lying around in a woman's closet predict the economic future?

Summertime for Educators: Soaking Up the Conferences

Peter Hutton | Posted 10.21.2013 | Technology
Peter Hutton

Ahh, summer vacation. The weather's great, the hallways are quiet, and there's plenty of time to strategize for the upcoming academic year.

5 Things Motherhood Taught Me About The Work World

Sharon Greenthal | Posted 10.03.2013 | Fifty
Sharon Greenthal

There are many things I did learn as a stay-at-home mom that have been helpful to me as I've grown from a personal blogger to the co-founder and editor of an online magazine.

Guy Kawasaki's Social Media 'Enhancer' Peg Fitzpatrick Tells All

Suzanne Perryman | Posted 10.02.2013 | Technology
Suzanne Perryman

"The most important thing for bloggers to do is to get their Google authorship set up on their blog. Getting proper author rank isn't the most fun thing but it's the most important thing you can do for your blog."

Words Have Power, Use Them Wisely

Peg Fitzpatrick | Posted 09.29.2013 | Women
Peg Fitzpatrick

As women, we need to support each other and lean in to boost our sisters, but this doesn't mean that we need to bash men. This negative stance shows weakness, anger, and poor judgment.

7 Tips and All You Really Need to Bring to BlogHer

Suzanne Perryman | Posted 09.22.2013 | Women
Suzanne Perryman

When I started blogging, it was passion that fueled me. It's that passion that becomes a bloggers purpose, and that's what I need to bring.

Artisanal, Locally Grown, Free Range Porn for Women

Toni Nagy | Posted 05.04.2013 | Weird News
Toni Nagy

Intimacy is contingent on both partners feeling secure enough to express their needs and desires, and these feminist porn and erotic platforms aim to aid in the process of helping their viewers find their voice.

BlogHer: Giving Power to Female Voices

Ekaterina Walter | Posted 03.31.2013 | Women
Ekaterina Walter

"We, as women, need to provide the supply. Show up. Use your network. Make the ask. Know your value. Pitch it. A lot of our programming is focused on developing those fundamental skills."

Sisterhood of the Unraveling Pants or What Has Politics Done to Women?

Lorraine Devon Wilke | Posted 11.12.2012 | Media
Lorraine Devon Wilke

There are many elements responsible for this crumbling of Girl Power, but let me start by putting blame squarely on the media for its hiring of and pandering to female pundits and commentators who seem hell bent on competing with the worst of the guys.

Global Motherhood: My Wish For World Mothers

Jennifer Burden | Posted 10.28.2012 | Impact
Jennifer Burden

I don't care if another mother's beliefs differ than mine, I don't care if she looks different from me, I don't care if she sounds different to me, I don't care if she chooses to wear a hajeb, sari, yukata, suit or sneakers, or suit with her sneakers.

The BlogHer'12 Conference Returns to New York City

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 10.28.2012 | Women
Marcia G. Yerman

When the founders of BlogHer originally asked the question, "Where are all the women bloggers?", they moved ahead to embrace a sector that wasn't being valued or taken seriously.

Blogging Into Midlife

Judi Freedman | Posted 10.20.2012 | Fifty
Judi Freedman

I enjoyed the session on "Blogging Into MidLife: The Tension Between the Online Spotlight and Offline Invisibility" which was held at BlogHer '12. It was nice to see some boomer girls on the podium and in the audience, and we had a lively discussion about blogging about our life after 50.

The Week's Best Mom And Dad Blogs

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich | Posted 08.09.2012 | Parents

This week in Parenthesis, we envy the Blair family's quick trip to the Olympics, develop a yen for The Wednesday Chef's delicious-looking meatballs, d...

A Call to Action for Those 50+ - Social Media is for You, Too

Sharon Greenthal | Posted 10.09.2012 | Fifty
Sharon Greenthal

We are the missing link in the online world, but we are making progress. To dismiss social media as a passing phase is just wrong.

BlogHer: Martha, Katie, Soledad and Female Domination

Erica Diamond | Posted 10.07.2012 | Women
Erica Diamond

I'm back at Huff Post after a three-week blogging hiatus. It was a gift I gave myself. During my three-week blogging break, I had a chance to relax,...

Lisa Belkin

Obama: 'The Choice Women Face This Election Could Not Be Bigger' | Lisa Belkin | Posted 08.02.2012 | Women

In an appearance that attendees took as recognition of their clout, President Obama addressed the more than 5,000 women at the annual BlogHer conferen...

Parenthesis: BlogHer 2012 Edition

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich | Posted 08.02.2012 | Parents

Mom bloggers writing posts about a conference dedicated to -- what else -- blogging: in the blog world, it doesn’t get much more meta than that. ...

Why BlogHer Is a big deal -- to Katie Couric, Martha Stewart and Me

Darryle Pollack | Posted 09.30.2012 | Women
Darryle Pollack

So my best advice for women attending BlogHer is to do what people do on their blogs: Be open. If you come with an open mind and open heart, BlogHer will fill you up.

Anthonia Akitunde

TV Anchor Lost Her Job, Her Breasts And Her Hair -- And Found Herself | Anthonia Akitunde | Posted 07.30.2012 | Fifty

I lost my job, I lost my breasts, I lost my hair. But now I look back and I think in losing all those things I really found myself and who I’m supposed to be.