How to become rich and internet famous in L.A. in 2017
How to become rich and internet famous in L.A. in 2017

How to become rich and internet famous in L.A. in 2017

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Cross Campus Downtown LA

800 Wilshire Boulevard


Los Angeles, CA 90017

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We are all becoming entrepreneurs in the modern age. But how does one become the 1%?

Where does one begin finding out how one goes from nothing to something? (Most billionaires are self-made).

You’re probably aware the internet is the shortcut you need to grow your brand, whether it’s a technology company, band or photography business.

Here’s the thing: There’s a lot of terrible information in the social media/online marketing/growth marketing space.

London-based Vincent Dignan was on welfare three years ago and had to to work out how to grow a business quickly using social media- he had no choice.

Since then he has launched two online magazines that got to over one million visitors a month, ran a six-figure agency, launched a book which made over $100,000 in pre-orders on Kickstarter/Indiegogo, and is currently on a 100-date world tour, hitting 30 different cities worldwide.

He returns to Los Angeles for a rare talk to give one of his practical, actionable sessions on how he did it, and how you can use sales and personal branding to get to where you want to get to. You’ll learn how to quickly grow a community online, form a substantial pre-launch strategy, how to ensure your emails and tweets get seen/answered, create easy workflows, hack a content marketing strategy, and much more.

Attendants will leave with many practical methods that will be useful in executing a growth strategy (free) applicable to many industries, actionable immediately. This session will uncover the tips and tricks the big startups have used, as well as secret hacks Vincent has used with clients he has worked with at his agency, Magnific.

What you’ll learn:

  • How anyone can grow a personal brand, including step-by-step guides and email templates

  • The tricks and secrets other social media marketers don’t want you to know

  • The secrets of sales. Sales (and selling yourself) is the key to getting ahead in a very competitive market. You'll learn:

  • How to focus on channels which will bring sales

  • How to build your personal online assets which can take with you from job to job/each startup project - including Twitter, Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram, and LinkedIn

  • A walkthrough of every area of sales you can follow - including how to use different channels of social media/email to bring traffic/leads.

Target Audience

  • Tech founders who want to get more users/traffic/revenue

  • People who want to rich and internet famous

  • People who want to build their personal brands

  • Bloggers who want a bigger audience

  • Community managers who want to do better

Workshop Schedule:

  • Introduction (5m)

  • Personal Branding strategy (25m)

  • Sales strategy (25m)

  • Software to use (10m)

  • Finding your secret sauce (5m)

  • Conclusion (5m)

  • Questions (15m)

Meet Your Instructor:

London-based Vincent Dignan is a writer and professional speaker who helps grow early-stage companies through a combination of rapid social media growth, and guerrilla community management tactics. He founded & They have received nearly 20 million pageviews, while content he has overseen for other clients has received over 150 million page views so far. His growth hacks have seen companies go from zero to thousands of signups/followers/users virtually overnight.

His company, Magnific, beat 1500+ other startups to be accepted into prestigious accelerator Techstars London. He was asked by The Duke Of York to help his companies at Pitch@Palace 4.0 and boost social media on the night of the event at St. James’s Palace with The Duchess of York. He has been interviewed in Inc, New Statesman, TechCrunch, and The London Economist , and has written for the likes of Huffington Post and Tech City News. He put on, a one-day conference to help London startup entrepreneurs boost their companies. It attracted 600+ attendees throughout the day and night event.

His company has driven thousands of followers, conversations, and signups for other startups. He has given talks at conferences and events around the world on content marketing, social media, growth hacking, and user acquisition. His "growth hacking in real time" talk was voted best talk at SXSW V2V 2015 in Las Vegas. He is the cover star of, and guest-edited, the February 2016 issue of “Disrupts” in London UK. He recently completed a 30-date speaking tour of the United States, speaking at 11 different cities, including AT&T conference in Austin (for SXSW 2016), UCLA, and Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Centre (San Francisco). His first book, “Secret Sauce: A Growth Hacking Playbook” has raised over $75,000 on Indiegogo so far. If you're looking to increase your users/traffic/revenue, you'll like this. If you're looking to get into digital marketing and don't know where to start, you'll definitely like this. And if you want to grow your business, you'll LOVE this. Lots of actionable, practical advice:

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