FitBloggin’ Alumni Interview with Kimberly Love-Ottobre


Kimberly Love-Ottobre of Years attended: 2014 Twitter, Facebook, Instagram What is FitBloggin' to you? A fun, easy, stress-free, no judgement weekend with like-minded peeps! How has the FitBloggin' community impacted your own life? I have reached out to join more online groups. What keeps you coming back to FitBloggin'? It's low key and low stress and everyone … [Read more...]

Am I Fit Enough for FitBloggin’?


By Kari Goodman Three summers ago, I sat on my couch reading a blog post from an amazing girl who was in Portland, Oregon having an amazing time at this thing called FitBloggin’. I had just recently begun my own blog and health/wellness journey. Her adventures looked like so much fun. But, the title of the conference had the word fit in it. And I was sitting on my couch at around 450 pounds. … [Read more...]

YouTube for Wellness Bloggers: Why You Should Get Started Now


You’re a health and fitness blogger. You sit down at your computer and write awesome posts that people love to read. But now here comes the wonky idea of video trying to squeeze its way into your cozy situation. As if you have time for that? The landscape of blogging has changed since I started seven years ago. Thank God we have great resources like FitBloggin’ to keep us in line (hehe). Even … [Read more...]

Go Live with Periscope! 10 Reasons to Try This New Social Media Platform


By DubyaWife and ShesNachoMama “Another platform? And this time it involves LIVE VIDEO? But, my messy house! My hair! My voice!” We know. Please hear us out anyway. WHAT IS PERISCOPE? Periscope is the latest star in the social media constellation. It’s owned by Twitter, so your Twitter handle is also your Periscope handle. Your Periscope followers are not necessarily the same people … [Read more...]

Is Blogging Dead?


This seems to be the question everyone is asking. Again. See, this whole blogging is dead thing has been floating around for years. Just do a search for “blogging is dead” and you can easily find articles that date back to 2006. 2006. When did you start your blog? For me it was 2005 and by that time blogging was already an established thing, around since the '90s, if you can believe … [Read more...]

What to Focus on When Choosing Your Next Race

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By Dani Holmes-Kirk You work hard for your money. So hard for it, honey. You work hard for your money… So the race better be worth it! I’m not a songstress, but you have to give me some props for that. No? Just wait until it’s stuck in your head later. Whether you are working on registering for your first or your 1,000th race, you can agree that race fees are starting to get out of … [Read more...]

Watch the 2015 Ignite Fitness Speaker Videos

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This year 12 brave souls manned the podium to become the 2015 FitBloggin' keynote speakers! As part of a continued tradition to let our community keynote through the Ignite fitness format, we heard a variety of motivating, inspiring, and even hilarious takes on wellness, life, and fitness. Ignite presenters are given five minutes, using only 20 slides that switch every 15 seconds. It's a … [Read more...]

The 2015 Fitbloggin’ Recaps: What You Took Away from Denver

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  It's hard to believe Fitbloggin' 2015 has already come and gone! We had such a great time with everyone in Denver this year...and it sounds like you all enjoyed it, too! You can review the official conference schedule here, but what you won't find on that page is what meant the most to each of you. That's what the recaps are for, and you guys do a brilliant job year after year of … [Read more...]