What is Open Source and what opportunities does it offer me as an online Creative Writer?
Poets and Writers Online (POWO) is a forum for Poets and Writers with blogs and those with an interest in using the internet in promotion of, or as a platform for their writing.
17th September, 2011 ( 11.00am – 3pm)
The IHub located on 4th flr of Bishop Magua Building along Ngong Road (opposite Uchumi Ngong Rd.)
Who should attend?
Creative Writers, bloggers, anyone with an interest in writing
Alex Gakuru – Open Source Evangelist, Chair ICT Consumers Association of Kenya
Kachwanya – Blogger, Chair Bloggers Association of Kenya (BAKE)
- Using and interpreting analytics
- Anonymous blogging
- Creating and using Podcasts
- Using Youtube and other video sites as a Creative Writer
- How to generate revenue from Blogging
- Increasing traffic to ones site
- Starting a blog with wordpress
- Online Security
- SEO, enlisting with Afrigator,mashada etc
- Uploading photos/ embedding video/html code/sound/follow me FB n Twitter, gadgets and widgets
- Creating an FB and twitter a/c, Shortening url, including tweet streams on a blog
- Registering a Domain and choosing a host
- Migrating from blogger to wordpress or to a webiste
- Intepreting and using analytics
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PS. Carry your gadgets for better learning. there will be free Wifi.
When & Where
The Kenyan Artistic Space