Lifestyle

  • Your Guide to Men’s Health in November

    No-Shave November is an organization that encourages men to go all out in November to raise awareness for men’s health issues.

  • Women Writing Hip-Hop's History

    Within the last decade, the hip-hop world has a new crowd sharing their opinion about what’s hot or not in music, interviewing the latest and greatest artists for their online audience and beyond.

  • FAN-tastic Football Fashion

    From cute and casual, to classic school spirit looks, college tailgates across the country have turned into fashion shows. We’ve gathered a few of our game-winning styles that will have the home team cheering for you!

  • Started From Twitter, Now She’s Here!

    Meet Lovette Ajayi (aka @Luvvie), one of the smartest and funniest women on Twitter.

  • Keeping Up with Ms. Jones: Cartoonist, Sherilyn Jones

    After graduating, Sherilyn Jones searched for that one position to fulfill her creative aspirations. After a few years of coming up short, she finally made the decision to put her destiny in her own hands.

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Where I'm From

  • The Man Behind the Method: Jason Caston of iChurch Method

    There isn’t anywhere in Jason Caston’s life where technology ends. Which is why he encourages the use of technology in houses of worship.

  • The Drummer Boy: Jeremy Dutton

    It’s not every day that you meet a product of Houston’s Fifth Ward making waves as a talented drummer around the world. We were lucky enough to get a few minutes with jazz drummer and rising star, Jeremy Dutton to share his story this Black Music Month.

  • A Tech-Nomenal Woman, Ayori Selassie

    Who is Ayori Selassie? While she doesn’t look a day over 19 years old, at 31, Ayori is a mother, a dynamic “techpreneur,” creator of opportunities, and the person who wants to make us look at tech with the same lens we look at the creative arts.

  • Where I'm From: Issa Rae

    Everyone knows Issa Rae as her character “J” from Awkward Black Girl, but who is Issa Rae in real life? We caught up with her to get the inside scoop on the lady behind the lens, Issa Rae: the writer, film lover and hometown Philly girl.

Fashion

  • Fall Fashion at Work

    One of fashion’s favorite times of year is here, and it’s time to fall in love with your work clothes this season. Nine to five has never looked so good!

  • Friday Night Fashion

    We’ve gathered some fashionable ideas to get you inspired for the love of Friday night!

  • DIY: Arm Candy

    Give your wrist some sugar with the arm candy trend. It’s not edible, but it is the ultimate wrist confectionary – similar to sweet treats in a springtime basket. Just in case you’re new to this fun fashion trend, arm candy is an assortment of bracelets in different colors and styles.

Entertainment

  • 5 Reasons to Use Your HBCU’s Homecoming Hashtag

    Using your school’s homecoming hashtag, or even searching it if you’re not able to join in on the fun, is the best way to keep track of what’s going on at your HBCU during homecoming weekend.

  • Teach Me How to Live Tweet!

    Want to learn how to be a pro at live tweeting? You’ve come to the right place. Follow these five tips and you’ll be tweeting with the best of them before you know it!

  • Four Influential Black Bloggers You Should Know

    Black bloggers have become an important go-to source for general commentary, information sharing and news on various topics. Whether you're into politics, sports, fashion or searching for the latest news on your favorite celebrity, here are four influential Black bloggers you should know.

Food & Health

  • Tailgating Foods That Score a Touchdown

    Football season means tailgates. We’ve got you covered with some tailgate-approved bites that will score big with your friends and family.

  • One Time for Your Mind: Popular Yoga Poses for Your Mind and Body

    Yoga is one of the most popular exercise activities to keep you at one with your mind and body. But, what are you really getting from that downward facing dog?

  • Got Juice?

    Many of us are looking for ways to get slim and trim before hitting the pool or rocking that little black dress. With all the buzz around "juicing" we decided to do a little research.