A day long event for Central Texas bloggers to discuss tips and technology. Local bloggers will give presentations on a wide range of topics including ways to generate revenue from your blog, effective use of social media, Pinterest for bloggers, Google tools, creating eBooks and effective photography.
Coffee will be served in the morning. Lunch is included and we'll have a Champagne Happy Hour from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Also parking is free at the Weston Centre.
8:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. registration and coffee
9:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. - Welcome and Smart Tools for Bloggers by Laura Lorek, founder of Silicon Hills News
9:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. - Josh Kerr, co-founder of Written.com, which connects bloggers with brands, will give an overview of his Austin-based startup and its services for bloggers.
10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. - Jonathan Marcus, an Apple and Cloud consultant, on tips for simplifying the blogging process.
10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m: Blog to Book by Pamela Price
11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Pinterest for Bloggers by Stacy Teet
11:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.: Monetizing Your Blog by Yusuf Chowdhury
12:00 p.m. to 12:30 p.m.: Editorial Calendars by Susan Price
12:30 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. Lunch (Guillermo's Deli and Catering Downtown) and Networking
1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.: Effective Photography by Candice Borup Stringham
1:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. - How to use landing pages to generate more leads by Karl Staib
2:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Legal Issues by Inga Musinger Cotton
2:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Blogging for Business by Megan Ortiz
3:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Toolbox for Writers by Dawn Cole
3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. The ever popular "Ask Me Anything" Bloggers Panel headed up by Debi Aronson Pfitzenmaier
4:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. Champagne Happy Hour with fruit, cheese and crackers and lots of great conversation.
Also, you can work in the commons area or in a conference room in groups or by yourself at any time. Geekdom has Wi-Fi and plenty of plugs and lots of comfy couches, bean bags and chairs and desks. You don't have to sit and listen to the presentations the entire time. You can break into groups and discuss particular topics or seek help on a particular issue.
Geekdom and Silicon Hills News are sponsors.
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Refunds available until Nov. 2, 2012
Please either bring a paper ticket or eventbrite receipt on your smartphone for registration.
If you have any additional questions, please email LauraLorek@gmail.com
Others interested in sponsoring can contact LauraLorek@gmail.com