The Life-Changing Move I Made When I Wanted to Quit Blogging

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Feel like your blog has stalled? I’ve been there. Today’s post is a pretty personal one for me. I think all bloggers get to a point where they plateau. Your content is great, but you don’t have any more readers than you did last month. You’re enjoying what you’re doing, but the blog isn’t paying … [Read more]

How to Choose Affiliate Products to Promote

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Content creators talk often about the importance of being passionate about your niche…but what about the products you promote? This was one of the topics Missy Ward covered during her session BlogWorld & New Media Expo New York 2012. Missy is the Co-Founder & President of Affiliate Summit Inc., so she knows a thing or … [Read more]

BlogWorld TV: 5 Questions with Mark Lassoff, Interview with Shane Ketterman

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In this week’s BlogWorld TV, I sit down with Mark Lassoff. He is the co-founder of - a website that helps people understand different programming languages. If you are looking to learn HTML, AJAX, CSS and HTML5, then check out his site. Mark talks about his reasons for going to BlogWorld & New Media Expo. … [Read more]

New Media News Break: Moving to Vegas, Klout on the Go, TED-Ed, and more

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Every week, we post a New Media News Break to help catch you up with what’s going on in the world of new media and get you through the work week. Here are this week’s top stories: BlogWorld Heads Back to Las Vegas! I might be a little biased, but I think one of the … [Read more]

Myth Busting at BlogWorld LA

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… by Alex Banayan It was invigorating. Attending the BlogWorld & New Media Expo in Los Angeles was like attending a conference for TV in the early 1930’s—an opportunity to see the future of media with my own eyes. To be honest, I entered the conference with a few misconceptions. However, after attending BlogWorld, those … [Read more]

Ford’s Exclusive Invitation to #BWELA Attendees

In conjunction with BlogWorld and Ford Motor Company, the Los Angeles Auto Show would like to cordially invite you to attend the exclusive Auto Show Press Days Nov 16 & 17.  The LA Auto Show is one of the top automotive industry events worldwide and will host more than 50 significant World and North American … [Read more]

Technorati’s State of the Blogosphere 2011


Technorati’s annual State of the Blogosphere report was being unveiled at BlogWorld 2011 right now! We’re live-blogged the event, as stats were announced by Technorati Media CEO, Shani Higgins (along with host Mitch Joel from Six Pixels of Separation and Mikal Belicove from Entrepreneur Magazine). Thanks to everyone who came to #BWELA…if you weren’t there, … [Read more]

Blogging, Business, and Life Tips from Peter Shankman

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Weren’t able to join us for this year’s BWELA? You missed a great opening keynote from Peter Shankman! Here are some of the highlights: “The Internet…has become the world’s largest etch-a-sketch.” We’re all trying new techniques and tools. The Internet is still relatively new in the grand scheme of things, so you have to keep … [Read more]

BlogWorld Featured in San Diego Magazine

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BlogWorld co-founder Rick Calvert spoke with San Diego Magazine about coming up with the idea for BlogWorld, how it has grown, and his wish for the conference to eventually have a place in San Diego. “I think we are both high tech and casual and laid back: We are the high-tech city you want to … [Read more]

Seven Ways to Start Preparing for BlogWorld NOW


BlogWorld LA 2011 is happening in just a few months, and while it might be a bit too early to start packing (though I have started making a list…sad, I know!), that doesn’t mean you can’t start preparing. Here are the top ten things you can do right now to get ready for what is … [Read more]