Blog Action Day is a community of bloggers who come together to have a global conversation about an important theme for one day.
It’s easy and free to take part in Blog Action Day. Simply develop a post about our theme topic, publish it on October 16, share it with the Blog Action Day community and talk about the posts you like best on social media.
Bloggers, vloggers, social media users, graphic designers, photographers, data geeks, charities and experts, from all around the world.
Blog Action Day would not be possible without the support of our partners. Find out more about our current partners and the opportunities we currently have available.
Why we picked “Raise Your Voice” as our theme
We have the power to create the world we want to see when we raise our voice to promote positive change and expose unjust actions. However, those who speak out are often under attack. This Blog Action Day we will celebrate those heroes who raise their voice when faced with censorship, threats and even violence. We will raise our voices to defend their right to raise theirs. We will overcome silence with our words and actions. We will share their stories. We will fight for those whose voice has been silenced.
2015 has seen unprecedented attacks on those who publish their ideas online. This Blog Action Day we celebrate those heroes who raise their voice when faced with censorship, threats, and violence.
We will raise our voices to defend their right to raise theirs.
On October 16, we invite you to speak out with others around the world, as we support those who cannot do so safely. To showcase the power of our words, images, designs, videos and creativity by sharing our posts, and supporting partner organizations who all aim to protect and celebrate our blogging heroes and their ideas.
You can take part by adding your blog details and joining the global conversation on your own blog this Blog Action Day, by posting your #RaiseYourVoice post on your blog on October.