Blogalicious 2009 welcomes Success Rice and Mashable as event sponsors!We'd like to thank them for being among the first brands to recognize the value of women of color bloggers and the significance of this event. … [Read more...] about Sponsorship News
If you are planning on attending BlogHer '09, we want to know! We've already got a Blogalicious 2009 Happy Hour Meetup in the works for all of you that will be in Chicago that weekend. Stay tuned for details and see you in July! [Psst! If you'd like to see a Blogalicious 2009 Meetup in your city before October, we want to hear from you too!] … [Read more...] about Blogalicious 2009 Chicago Meetup
The Blogalicious 2009 and MamaLaw ladies have been invited to participate in Avon’s Exclusive Blogger Audiocast Hosted by Personal Finance Expert Suze Orman, tomorrow! During the audiocast, we'll have the opportunity to ask Suze (as if we're on a first-name basis) questions about women starting businesses in this economy. We're asking our readers for any questions that you … [Read more...] about Ask Suze Orman!
As women bloggers of color, we know first-hand the importance of brands marketing to our demographic and we also see the disparity between the number and types of invitations we get to company-sponsored blogging retreats. Of course, some companies, like Disney, do "get it" and have been leading the pack in terms of recognizing that their brand cannot afford to exclude … [Read more...] about Marketing to Bloggers of Color: The Hot Topic for 2009?
I'm having a bit of an identity crisis. And it's not the kind you think. You see, I have an online identity separate from my IRL identity. It all started when I first began blogging and chose to blog under an alias for a variety of reasons: to protect my family, to avoid embarrassment, to not jeopardize my job. But then, I joined Facebook for work reasons (no, really! I monitor … [Read more...] about Identity Crisis