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How to Pitch a Media Outlet: Ten Great Tips I Learned at the BlogHer Conference


One of the best sessions I attended at this year’s BlogHer Conference was Beyond Guest Blogging: Pitching Media Outlets. The panel was presented by BlogHer Editor-in-Chief Stacy Morrison (moderating) and three editors – Jamilah King, News Editor, Colorlines; Lynne Joral Martin, Editor at Fox News; and Susan Spencer, Editor-in-Chief Woman’s Day. While all the editors had different takes on […]

Nothing Like the First Time: BlogHer 2012

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BlogHer 2012 will be my first time at a blogging conference. And it’s tough doing something for the first time. Sure, it can be exhilarating and inspiring, but much of that tingly feeling is adrenalin preparing you for flight (or fight, but let’s be kinder, gentler here).  And, based on the various and flurried Tweets […]

Get Ready, It’s Almost Time for Blogher ’12!

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Kristin and I couldn’t be more excited about attending BlogHer ’12 next week in New York City. And yet, a lot of the posts I’m reading about this mega blogging conference make me feel  like I should replace the word excited above with something closer to apprehensive. Here are a few posts from seasoned Blogher attendees to […]