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Wine Bloggers Conference Name Change in the Future?

One of our primary goals as organizers of the Wine Bloggers Conference is to deliver an event that meets the needs of our community. The "new media" world of blogging and social media is not so new anymore and changes yearly, so to achieve our goal of meeting your needs we continually think about new ideas, solicit feedback, and make changes. One of the ideas we hear from our alumni is whether we should adjust the WBC to reflect the changing dynamics of wine blogging, professional wine writing, … Read More...

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Montefalco Wine Consortium: 2015 Blogger Contest

Fancy traveling to the medieval town of Montefalco, the heart of Sagrantino production this Fall?     Umbria is an island in the beautiful sea of Italy.  The only region in this country not bordered by coastline or another country, Umbria’s landscape is dotted with agricultural horizons, rare Etruscan relics that relay a sophisticated pre-Roman […]

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Karen MacNeil – 2015 WBC Keynote Speaker

The 2015 Wine Bloggers Conference heads to Corning, New York, in Finger Lakes wine country this August 13-16.  We look forward to 3.5 days of local, regional, and national presentations related to the Finger Lakes and the digital, new media world of wine blogging. The conference Agenda has filled up over the past few months […]

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2015 Wine Blog Awards Submissions Now Being Taken

2015 Wine Blog Award Submissions Open through April 22  The 2015 Wine Blog Awards process begins today, April 1st.  No foolin’ around…we are kicking off the month of April with the public nomination process which goes through April 22.  All submissions and the most up-to-date communications about the nominees and winners are handled via the […]

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2015 Wine Bloggers Conference Scholarship

The Wine Bloggers Conference affords attendees the opportunity to visit a different wine region every year, get to know the host wineries and wines up close and personal, and bone-up on social media practices, blogging skills, and marketing in the digital world.  At just $95 for Citizen Bloggers, the conference itself is down-right affordable.  The […]

Wine Bloggers Conference Content is Announced

We are happy to announce the content for the 2015 Wine Bloggers Conference has been mostly finalized and is now online on our Agenda. Determining content for the WBC is a long process that involves substantial input from our alumni. We recently conducted two surveys of our alumni. The first asked about whether we should implement […]

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WBC15 Pre-Con Overnight with Seneca Lake Winery Association

Wine Bloggers Conference attendees have the opportunity to make the most of their WBC experience each year by participating in optional, pre and post-conference excursions.  This year’s pre-conference adventure explores the northern half of Lake Seneca and represents the conference’s only outing to this part of the Finger Lakes wine region.  Our 2015 partnership with […]

Changes in Store for WBC15

We have asked WBC attendees to rate the conference every year since we started in 2008. And each year we review all the ratings, read all the comments, and create a plan for improving the conference based on your suggestions. Here are a few changes you can look forward to in 2015: We will soon […]

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2015 Call for Content – We Want to Hear From You!

The Wine Bloggers Conference is all about you – online wine writers.  And we want to know what you want from the 2015 conference.  We are now collecting suggestions via our annual Call for Content and will then have a vote by alumni of potential content sessions before determining the agenda for WBC15. We are […]