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It wasn’t long ago that female bloggers were an aberration… a glitch in the matrix. Even when they did exist, they were stifled by their male counterparts, not on purpose, but as a result of being…
But over the past few years, this has all changed, and women have not only found their own way in the blogosphere, but have nearly…
in Response !
Take a look at conferences like BlogHer and even BlogWorld and you’ll see that the field is no longer dominated by men, and that women are now the biggest influencers in the industry, which is why I’m celebrating (and getting on their good side), by releasing a list of 7 awesome female bloggers that you need to know right now.
1. The Bloggess (Like Mother Teresa, Only Better)
Jenny is a remarkable talent that is often obscene, and always hilarious. She’s snarky, but witty, and always has something interesting to say. While she often writes about her own life, she frames it in a way that the average person can relate to, and cheer about. TheBloggess.com is mandatory reading for anyone that gets bored at work, or needs…
Throughout Their Day !
2. Erika Napoletano (Bitch Slap)
Erika Napoletano, also known as RedHeadWriting.com, is one of those rare voices that is absolutely and unabashedly ready to tell the truth, no matter…
Who it Hurts Or
What it Costs !
Her “Bitch Slap” column is perfect for those looking for an honest reflection on the state of the blogosphere and social media, but…
Without the Stomach for
Doing it Themselves !
I often find myself thinking “hell yeah” every time I read her blog, and I urge you to voice your full support of her…
3. Erica.Biz (Teaching You to Build an Inspire, Successful Business)
Erica Douglass might run a make money online type of blog, but she also runs a small SEO startup, so she knows what’s up when it comes to…
Real Money Online !
One thing I love about Erica, which is a common trend with everyone on this list, is that she’s honest, open, and ethical. She tells us about her good days, and about her bad days, and…
I Love it !
4. Gwen Bell
I can’t say anything mean about Gwen else risk getting my ass kick, as this 6’ plus woman is not only a giant in literal proportions, but…
A Giant in the
Blogging Sense Too !
She’s part brand advocate, and part zen philosopher, and I love the way she mixes the digital world with…
5. Pam Slim (Escape From Cubicle Nation)
Not only does Pam write books about escaping your cubicle, but she’s also a Karate student that kicks mucho ass on stage at events like…
The World Domination
She’s down to earth, kind, and always looking to life others up. Her blog is a great place to go when…
You Need a Little
Pick Me Up !
6. Danielle LaPorte (Because Self Realization Rocks)
Wow…pure fire this one. There’s a reason her book is called The Firestarter Sessions. She’s holistic in her approach to living a full life, but also very passionate about taking money as…
A Trade for
Creating Value !
I call her a hippie capitalist, and I’m incredibly inspired by…
Her Drive and
7. AV Flox (Sex and the 405)
Considering the topic of this blog, how could I not talk about AV Flox from Sex and the 405, who brings sex into blogging in a way that you can’t ignore. Follow her on Twitter for the good stuff, or read her blog and keep up on what she calls…
The “Sex Intersection”
So that’s it, my list of awesome female bloggers. Obviously, I’m starting with just 7, and there’s room for more. Who did I miss? Let me know in the comments.
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