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October 2010 Archive

Become a Published Expert: Write a Blogalicious Guide!

Calling all Bloggers:

Are you a blogging or social media expert? Are your friends always telling you “you should write a book”?  Well here is your chance to become published and identified as an expert in your field.

Write a Blogalicious Guide!

Blogalicious Guides are 25 to 30 page ebooks on topics of interest to the blogging industry. Each quarter Blogalicious will publish Blogalicious Guides as a resource for anyone interested in blogging, social media and marketing to women of color. By becoming an author of a Blogalicious Guide you become a published expert on the topic you write about and can share in the sales of all guides purchased from your website/blog.

Submission Requirements

Only the most informative, relevant writers will be chosen to author a Blogalicious Guide.  To apply to become a Blogalicious Guide author submit the following to

  1. Provide a title and an overview of your ebook title (no more than 400 words)
  2. Your Bio
  3. A head shot

In addition to submitting your ebook, please submit answers to the following questions:

  1. How have you become an expert about your chosen topic?
  2. How will you promote your Blogalicious Guide?
  3. Why do you want to write a Blogalicious Guide?

If selected, we expect to have drafts of ebooks back to us within 4 weeks.  Please only apply if you are willing to commit to this time frame.  Specific Writer’s Guidelines will be provided to those who are chosen to write Blogalicious Guides.


$100 plus commission on Blogalicious Guides sold through your Blog.

Submission Deadline:

12:00 pm EST on November 15, 2010. {Please submit to}

The Fine Print:

By responding to the call for submission, you represent and warrant that the content of your submission is your original work, that it is not owned by any third party, that it is accurate, that it has not been obtained by unlawful means, that it has not been previously published in any manner or medium, specifically including, but not limited to, print or electronic means, and that publication of the ebook will not violate any copyright or other intellectual property right of any third party.

You hereby understand and agree that all submissions to, and published by, Mamalaw Media Group/Nash Management Group shall be considered works for hire, and further, to the extent any intellectual property right does not pass pursuant to a work for hire, you hereby assign to Mamalaw Media Group/Nash Management Group all rights to publish the submission, in any tangible medium of expression, now known or later developed, from which it can be perceived, reproduced, or otherwise communicated, either directly or with the aid of a machine or device, including without limitation the rights to archive, republish, edit, repackage or revise any Article in any manner as Mamalaw Media Group/ Nash Management Group sees fit.

Are you going to help #BeatCancer?

Our friends at Everywhere are doing it again! They are setting out to raise money for cancer and beat our previous Guinness World Record for #beatcancer.  The Everywhere team will be at BlogWorld this weekend and starting at 9 am PST today, Friday, October 15th  until 9 am PST tomorrow, Saturday 10/16 join us as we use social media for social good.  

Hopefully you’ll join by tweeting and Facebooking posts in our combined effort to #beatcancer and beat our previous record. Along the way, we’re raising money for several cancer fighting organizations. SWAGG and PayPal will donate 5 cents (.05) for every tweet, Facebook status update, and blog post that includes #beatcancer. All money raised will be donated to non-profit cancer fighting organizations including Bright Pink, Stand Up To Cancer and the LIVESTRONG Foundation.

SWAGG’s commitment to the fight against cancer doesn’t stop there. Prior to the official product launch in Nov. consumers can pledge to download the app at SWAGG will then donate $1 to Stand Up To Cancer, up to $125,000!

We all know someone who has been affected by cancer. Please take the next 24 hours and beyond to make a difference and help with the fight against cancer!

For more information please check out the press release:

BlogHer ’11: Call for Ideas!

Hi Blogalicious Bloggers!

We know you’re decompressing from a whirlwind weekend in Miami (as are we!) but we wanted to share the following call for ideas with you in the hopes that you respond to the call and help the women of BlogHer continue to bring a diversity of voices to their conference program:

BlogHer is passionate about delivering the most inclusive and diverse experience to our conference-goers that we possibly can, including (and particularly) on our speaking roster. Not only do we look for diverse speakers, but we have a commitment to bring *new* speakers to BlogHer each year. Every single year we aim to feature new corners of the blogosphere and to have the majority of speakers at BlogHer be new and fresh voices, focusing more on those than on “stars”. New this year, we’re also adding experienced, strong moderators to our panels, who can help govern and guide the sessions.

The Call for Ideas is open through the end of this month, and people can submit themselves or others as speakers or moderators, or just propose ideas for the kind of panels and content they’d like to see at the conference. More information is here.

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