Bellyitch is an award-winning, highly trafficked website dedicated to sharing news, tips, reviews and information to expectant, new and veteran parents who have sophisticated and discerning tastes; and to the growing consuming public interested in the celebrity bump-watch phenomenon.
It has been part of and has managed marketing and promotional campaigns for and in partnership with Isabella Oliver,The Gap, 20th Century Fox, Seraphine Maternity, Shutterfly, Lionsgate Films, CVS, Kia, Sony Pictures, Trident, iDGum, Universal Studios and other top brands.
It is followed/friends with on social media (which means it has direct messaging access to) top brands, figures in politics and celebrity life including Barack Obama, Bravo TV, Martha Stewart, E!Online, NPR, Huggies, Parenting magazine, BabyCenter, Babies R Us, Whole Foods, Playtex, Staples, Viacord and others.
The blog is a member of several blog ad networks including the multinational and top grossing, Mode Media (Formerly Glam Media).
It is updated 3 to 5 times daily and receives constant 24-hours traffic from visitors world-wide.
Influential Blogger: Owner and founder, JJ, receives invitations to launch parties, fashion shows, meet and greets, exclusive interviews, galas, advanced screenings and other events for top influential bloggers.
She has near 40 Million Google Plus profile views, which currently (as of July 20I4) surpasses Google's executive board and its CEO.
In JJ, you have more than a blogger but a BA-journalism degree holder who is attuned to the stories that catch people's attention and whose writings have been syndicated and quoted in cites like CNN.com, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Newsday, Black Entertainment Television.com and whose article quote subjects have been tapped by producers at CNN's Anderson Cooper's 360 and network producers.
You also have an attorney who is able to decipher complex topics and break them down for her audiences. She has been a pundit who has appeared on national and nationally-syndicated radio, and local TV and as a speaker, has addressed audiences at Yale Law School, Netroots Nation, the Congressional Black Caucus' Annual Legislative Caucus, Jamaica's Broadcasting Commission's conference and the National Association of Minorities in Communications annual conference.
JJ is followed/friends with on social media (which means it has direct messaging access to) top brands and figures in politics and celebrity life including Dole Foods, E!News, E!Online, Atlanta Journal Constitution, The Hill Newspaper and others.
Blog Awards: Bellyitch was named one of the Babble 2011 Top 50 Pregnancy Blogs, Healthline's 2011 Top 26 Pregnancy Blogs, its Top 2013 Pregnancy Blogs and its top 2014 blogs. It is also an AllTop Top 3 Pregnancy site and has been given over a half dozen other top pregnancy blog awards and recognition.
As seen mentioned and syndicated in: Bellyitch has been syndicated and mentioned in USA Today, Newsday, Parent magazine, ABC-TV, E!Online, Huffington Post, About.com, TheBump.com, Babble, MadameNoire, BabyCenter.com, Ask.com and other notable and reputable sites.
Page Views MONTHLY: Bellyitch receives approximately 250,000 pageviews monthly as of 11/1/12, 70% Unique 80% from Google searches
Social Media Connection: Fans and Followers of Bellyitch and Founder JJ on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Google Plus and Foursquare near 20,000 combined. Bellyitch and Founder JJ's Klout scores are consistently at 60 and above.
Casting Connection: Bellyitch is routinely contacted by casting agents for shows appearing on and produced by those who've presented reality TV shows on TLC, OWN, Lifetime, WE TV, MTV and broadcast and cable networks. The site has successfully referred casting candidates ultimately selected to appear on some shows.
Average Reader Profile: The average reader is a woman with at least one child with some college education earning above $50,000 per year between the ages 25 to 34 who is interested in celebrity lifestyle and is curious about the fashion, choices, clothing celebrities invest in.
City and Nation Traffic Rank: The blog receives its most US traffic from New York City and Los Angeles. Its most international traffic comes from the UK and India. It was ranked in the top 80,000 in India around 3/20/13.
More about JJ: Bellyitch is published by JJ, a radio show host, tech junkie, and a politically-minded self-proclaimed social media butterfly who authors several blogs and moderates several online communities.
JJ is a wife, mom to three and budding techie who has been creating online content since the first year of the Internet in 1991 when she curated data the University of Maryland’s online information system. Since then, she has worn several hats, including founder and editor-in-chief of over 6 influential blogs, including her (now defunct) Washington Times Communities blog The Politics of Raising Children.
Over the years she has also been:
- A nationally-acknowledged political pundit and columnist for political publications Washington Times Communities and Politic365.com
- A frequent guest on national political radio having appeared as a political analyst and expert on Sirius XM Shows Showdown 2012, The Mario Armstrong Show, New School with Charles Ellison; and local terrestrial radio stations WOL-AM in Washington DC, and WVON’s The Chris Kelley Show
- An author to several articles which have appeared syndicated in national publications and sites Wall Street Journal, USA Today, News One, The Dallas Weekly, Uptown Magazine, The Washington Informer, Jack & Jill Politics, The Philadelphia Tribune
- A White House reporter and one of 22 attendees of the first White House African American Bloggers Summit
- Host of an online Radio Show, and Cast of a nationally-syndicated Political Roundtable radio show
- Author of several soon-to-be published books.
Bellyitch is also a gossip site about celebrities and their babies. Bellyitch publishes rumors and conjecture in addition to accurately reported facts. Information on this site may or may not be true and Bellyitch makes no warranty as to the validity of any claims.
Note: All images that appear on the site are copyright their respective owners and Bellyitch claims no credit for them unless otherwise noted. If you own the rights to any images displayed on Bellyitch and do not wish them to appear on the site please contact us and they will be removed promptly.
You can email jj(at)bellyitchblog.com
Advertise: Also, if you'd like to advertise or get a review posted about a service, product or book that is maternity, pregnancy or baby related, let us know.
Reader Reviewers: If you would like to be a reader reviewer of the various products we receive to check out, simply drop us a line at jj (at) bellyitchblog.com to be added to the roster. Include whether you are pregnant (and if so, how far along and with a singleton or twin), have children (if so, how many and ages) and/or if you are trying to conceive.
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