The Power of the Mummy Bloggers
Discussing the mumsnet phenomenon
The mumsnet phenomenon has been discussed extensively- mumsnet was seen as the kingmaker in the last election.
A Save the Children initiative in Bangladesh invited three mums who are the leading “mummy” bloggers to go along and see work they had done there and discuss it in their blogs. The three bloggers the Save the Children charity invited were Josie George http://www.sleepisfortheweak.org.uk , Sian To http://www.mummy-tips.com/ who also runs a parenting PR company and social media consultant Eva Keogan www.nixdminx.com.
NSPCC are a sponsor of netmums.
Jennifer Howze - journalist with more than 20 years’ experience. She is the co-founder of CyberMummy, the UK’s only conference for parent bloggers, and the partner in charge of content for the British Mummy Bloggers social network, which has more than 2,000 blogger members.
Interview: Justine Roberts and Carrie Longton, Mumsnet founders, Catherine Deveney Scotsman, 22nd February 2011