112 E Pecan St
San Antonio, TX 78205
10:00 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013
A day long event for Central Texas bloggers to discuss tips and technology. Local bloggers will give presentations on a wide range of topics from ways to generate revenue from your blog, effective use of social media, crowdfunding to the best WordPress plugins and themes.
Coffee will be served in the morning. Lunch is included and we'll have a Champagne Happy Hour from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.Â
Also parking is free at the Weston Centre.Â
Here's the schedule:
10:00Â â 10:30 a.m. registration, coffee, networking 10:30 â 10:45 a.m. Welcome and âAlternative Storytelling Devicesâ Laura Lorek, founder Silicon Hills News10:45 a.m. â 11:15 a.m. "Marketing Your Blog Post." Alicia Arenas, founder of Sanera Camp.11:15 a.m. until 11:45 âHow to Expand Your Revenue Sources Outside The Blogâ Stepfanie Cuevas, author of StepfaniesDesk.com 11:45 to Noon â Representative of ZippyKid talking about WordPress and hosting.Â Noon to 1 p.m. â break for lunch and networking - Boxed lunches from Central Market with sodas, water.Â Â 1:00 p.m. â 1:30 p.m. â Dawn Cole on Writing, author of the Not Going Postal.Â 1:30 â 2:00 p.m. Inga Munsinger Cotton on legal issues2:00 p.m. â 2:30 p.m. â Debi Aronson Pfitzenmaier âEmail Marketingâ2:30 p.m. until 3 p.m. â Colleen McGinley Pence with Social Media Mentoring on Social Media for Bloggers3:00 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. Stacy Teet âWordPress Plugins for Bloggersâ 3:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. â Blogger panel with Kim Murray McDonald, Denise BarkisÂ Richter, Colleen Pence and others with Debi Aronson Pfitzenmaier moderating.4:30 p.m. until 4:45 p.m. âRaising Money through Crowdfundingâ Laura Lorek, founder of Silicon Hills News.Â 5:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Happy Hour with Champagne, fruit, cheese and crackers. Â Â 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.Â Â Â ZippyKid, a WordPress hosting company based at Geekdom, is sponsoring the event.Â
Geekdom and Silicon Hills News are also sponsors.
For more on Geekdom, check out its latest video.Â
Others interested in sponsoring can contact LauraLorek@gmail.comÂ Â
BlogItSA Last-Minute Walkup 31.74
Early bird registration 11.24