Based in Belmont, California, BlogHer (@BlogHer) is a media network created by and for women in social media. BlogHer aims to create opportunities for women who blog to gain exposure, education, community and economic empowerment.
There is no shortage of Internet blogs, but finding reliable and informative pieces can often be challenging. BlogHer helps women overcome this by offering a curated selection of the best and brightest conversations all in one location and targeted directly toward a female audience. Now, women can simply come to BlogHer to seek and share advice, opinions and recommendations.
Prior to the Internet, people generally relied on newspapers or magazines as their primary news source. But thanks to Internet enabled innovations like blogging, sites like BlogHer are able to fill any niche of news while empowering countless numbers of writers with a platform to offer their voice.