Archive of posts tagged "bwe08"

Evolution of Dance at Blog World Expo

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

On the opening night of Blog World Expo in Las Vegas, Zappos hosted a party at Prive (at Planet Hollywood). Half way through the evening Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh introduced Judson Laipply – the dude who is internet-famous for his YouTube “Evolution of Dance” performance that is almost at 100 million views. Judson, who was […]

Blog World Expo 2008: Trolls, Spammers and Sock Puppets

Comments 6 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I’m interested in hearing the discussion in the following session, “How to Deal with Trolls, Spammers & Sock Puppets“, with Rick Calvert (CEO and Co-Founder of BlogWorld & New Media Expo), John Chow, Patrick O’Keefe (founder and owner of the iFroggy Network), and Jeremy Schoemaker of Shoemoney. I’m familiar with trolls and spammers although I […]

Blog World Expo 2008: Ferriss, Shinoda, Bhargava Keynote

Comments 7 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The past two days have gone by quickly here at Blog World in Las Vegas. I’ll have a more reflective post up during my layover in Phoenix later in the day since there’s still quite a full schedule of sessions for today. This morning’s keynote will feature Rohit Bhargava, Timothy Ferriss (from 4 Hour Work […]

Blog World Expo 2008: Bloggers and PR

Comments 4 by Rebecca Bollwitt

After banishing myself to the back of the room, since this is the only place I can plug in to power my MacBook, I’m all setup again for the “Bloggers and PR” session with Chris Brogan, Michael Clark, Jason Falls, and Brian Solis. Update: It’s been announced that the Twitter hashtag for this session is […]

Blog World Expo 2008: Citizen Journalism

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

There are currently 10 sessions going on at once as well as the tradeshow. I may need to clone myself about 4 times over in order to cover everything – although I’m not even going to try. I am interested, however, in the Citizen Journalism track so the next two live blogs will be on […]

Blog World Expo 2008: Exhibitor Scoop

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

After the keynote attendants of BWE rushed the traderoom floor here at the Las Vegas Convention Centre to learn about the latest companies, plugins, tools, and to scoop up some swag. Here’s a quick rundown of some of the businesses I learned about within the last half hour: Zemanta: While you’re blogging (compatible with WordPress) […]