Every year around April and May in the mom blogging community a common refrain starts popping up on Facebook and twitter – “Are you going to BlogHer?” I was on the fence this year. It’s in Chicago so it means paying for travel and hotel. To be honest, even though I technically went to the […]Read More Why I’m Going to BlogHer – Again
Earlier this week Susannah Breslin wrote a post on Forbes Women titled, Why Women Shouldn’t Go to Tech Conferences. In a nutshell, she was upset about the frivolous and seemingly non-tech way that women were presented, and chosen to present, at Tech Week. Having just spoken on a panel at CE Week in New York […]Read More No One Puts Women Bloggers in a Corner – Except Women Bloggers?
This month’s Yahoo! Mother Board topic is a celebration of Women’s History Month. I know that my daughters will learn about a multitude of great women in their school years, but these are women that don’t make the classroom – even Margaret Sanger unfortunately. If you have a woman who you want to make sure […]Read More 5 Women I Want My Daughters to Know About
Money, money, money – there is no escape from the discussion lately about women bloggers (and mom bloggers specifically) and what/if they’re getting paid. Though thankfully the talk seems to have moved from IF to WHAT more often than before. I was inspired this week by a survey request from Kim Moldofsky of Mom Impact […]Read More Getting Your Share of Blogging Dollars
It’s the Blogging Angels second podcast and we’re talking about the one thing that gets bloggers all worked up – what qualifies as getting paid? Do you work for stuff? What do you owe a company that gives you product unsolicited? Can you write an unbiased review when the product was given to you for […]Read More How Does a Blogger Get Compensated? Let Us Count the Ways…