The Great Clothing Exchange at FitBloggin’

Hi there! I'm Anda and I run a little site called Great Clothing Exchange. It's an exchange site for people on their weight loss journey to post and win clothes as they "size down" to meet their goal weight! All for just the cost of shipping! It's easy, it's fun and it's a great way to save money! And GCX has some really, really big news! … [Read more...]

Fitness blogs on the stage!

Join Paolo Sambrano and Susan Ito ("Foodie McBody") as their fitness blogs come to life on the stage! Paolo is not above lying to the clerk at Popeye's, saying that the 24 piece chicken strip meal he's buying is for his family when what he really intends is to construct chicken strip-biscuit-french fry-mashed potato sandwiches while watching Star Trek: The Next Generation in the dark. Between … [Read more...]

Cto5k Series: This is IT! – The FitBloggin’11 5k Route Info and More!

This week's training schedule... Week 9 – 5/15/2011 Workout 1 Brisk five-minute warmup walk, then jog 3 miles (or 30 minutes). Workout 2 Brisk five-minute warmup walk, then jog 3 miles (or 30 minutes). Workout 3 The FitBloggin'11 5k!!! That's right. You're last workout in the Couch to 5k training program is the actual FitBloggin'5k! Let me give you a bit of history... … [Read more...]

Session Overview: Building an Online Community: Balancing, Monetizing and Inspiring!

Building community is necessary for the success of your blog. You'll need to not only inspire your community but balance it with a monetizing strategy. Join us for Building an Online Community: Balancing, Monetizing and Inspiring were we will discuss: How to build real life events to create a community that can transition seamlessly from offline to online and back. How to spread the … [Read more...]

Submit your web site for critique in the “Design 101” session

Part of the "Design 101" session will include a design critique of blogs written by participants brave enough to submit their sites for public review. As part of her session, web designer Jennette Fulda from Make My Blog Pretty will point out areas for improvement in your design and highlight the things you're doing right. She promises not to make you cry. If you're interested in potentially … [Read more...]

This May, Get Powered by RED!

Not only is May Fitbloggin’ month (YEAH!) but did you know it’s also National Runners Month? In fact, our official “Recovery” sponsor, The Cherry Marketing Institute, will be co-hosting a Twitter party with Rebecca Scritchfield, MA, RD on Monday, May 16 at 8:30 p.m. EST to talk about how diet plays a key role in managing post-exercise muscle pain and soreness – especially eating anti-inflammatory … [Read more...]