BlogWorld & New Media Expo Now One Super Huge Event!

If you are a traditional media type then you will see this press release today. That’s right as of today BlogWorld & New Media Expo and New Media Expo are merging into one MEGA NEW MEDIA EVENT! This is a great thing for attendees and exhibitors, from both events, who will get more value than … [Read more]

BlogWorld Expo Acquires New Media Expo

here is the official press release:   BlogWorld Expo Acquires New Media Expo Largest industry-wide conference and tradeshow dedicated to new media, blogging, podcasting, online video and social media is formed SAN DIEGO – Dec. 8, 2008 – BlogWorld Expo today announced that it has acquired New Media Expo; the new combined entity will be called … [Read more]

We Will Miss You Dean Barnett

I didn’t know Dean Barnett that well. We had only met once in person last year at BlogWorld, had one phone conversation and a few email exchanges. What I do know is that he was a brilliant man and among his many other accomplishments a great blogger, writer,radio host, avid golfer and rabid Red Sox … [Read more]

Meeting Doc Searls At BlogWorld

One of the real honors for me at this year’s BlogWorld was getting to meet and speak with legendary blogger Doc Searls. For those of you who don’t know who Doc is, the bio on his blog is a good place to start. Among his many accomplishments Doc has been blogging since 1999 and was … [Read more]

Blogger Cashes In For Fifteen Million Big Ones!

Don’t think any money can be made blogging? Ask John Wu.  /HT Darren Rowse. More links on this story at Techmeme.

Blogworld Speaker Interviews: Patrick O'Keefe

Yeah, I know, I’m a bit late with this one. Somehow Patrick’s interview fell through the cracks but he’s an interesting chap and I wanted to get this out. So let’s just secretly agree we’ll pretend this was posted just before the Expo, not afterwards, okay? Q: In two sentences, highlight your background and professional … [Read more]

Blogworld Speaker Interviews: Patrick O’Keefe

Patrick O'Keefe

Yeah, I know, I’m a bit late with this one. Somehow Patrick’s interview fell through the cracks but he’s an interesting chap and I wanted to get this out. So let’s just secretly agree we’ll pretend this was posted just before the Expo, not afterwards, okay? Q: In two sentences, highlight your background and professional … [Read more]

Nokia N95 Cell Phone Lost: Can You Help?

Erin (@QueenOfSpain) informs us that her pet gizmo, her Nokia N95 cell phone, was lost at the TechSet party at BARE during Blogworld Expo. Hopefully it wasn’t someone with light fingers but rather a simple moment of confusion followed by someone staring at this orphaned phone, wondering what to do with it. One way or … [Read more]

Technorati State of the Blogosphere 2008 Now Available Online

BlogWorld attendees were first to see this data courtesy of Technorati’s CEO Richard Jalichandra who opened the 2008 BlogWorld & New Media Expo with the highlights of this report. Today Technorati has released part 1 of 4 of the complete report.  Three more segments will be released this week. My biggest take away from this … [Read more]

Basking In The Glow!

WOW! This was an amazing weekend. My head is still spinning. I met so many great people, who said so many nice things about the show (how it was the best conference ever, the most organized, the best looking), our staff (how helpful and professional they were), the speakers (just how overwhelming the list if … [Read more]