Google+ is a very powerful Social Networking site. I have not been able to crack the code yet. However, a couple things I like about Google+ is the circles, hangouts and search Read more
Posts from the ‘Blogging Life’ Category
The OC Blogger Bash Extravaganza at the Anaheim Orange County Visitor and Convention Center Bureau was spectacular! There was a lot of delicious food from the area, desserts & candy to nibble on. The 1960s themed event was attended by local area bloggers dressed in their favorite Mad Men themed outfits.
A couple of months ago Ana Roca Castro (@AnaRC) Founder of Latinos in Social Media started a discussion about “Where are all the Latino Startups“? We learned that statistically speaking the number of Latino Startups don’t exist. Ana’s post was followed by Jesse Luna’s (@JesseLuna) interview with a dynamic Latina Entrepreneur, Leanna Hernandez who Read more
Latinos in Social Media
Largest Professional Network for Latino Professionals. Connect with other Latinos or get to know Latino market by joining and following events. Weekly Twitter parties on Thursdays, periodic meetups are being planned throughout the United States. For list of upcoming conferences check out Latism Conference Lineup. For list of all events check out the Latism.org calendar.
The conferences give women the opportunity to increase their understanding of blogging and social media, while sitting next to their favorite people from their online world. The 2011 tour will be hosted in San Diego, Boston, Seattle, Chicago, Denver & Atlanta, the conference covers everything from photo-editing to social networking to branding. Dates: Various Dates. Tips: Purchase tickets early as tickets go fast.
Annual conference creates opportunities for women who blog to pursue exposure, education, community and economic empowerment. Date(s): August 5-6, 2011 — San Diego, CA Cost: $198 (early bird pricing by Feb 28) Student Price: $75. Tips: If you can not afford the conference pass consider signing up to volunteer in exchange for BlogHership to cover $300 conference fee. You must submit application by February 13, 2011.
LinkedOC 1 Night Only with Seth Godin
Join the largest Orange County Professional Networking group for night of networking and evening with Thought Leader, Seth Godin–best-selling author, A-List lecture circuit speaker and marketing expert. Date(s): March 2, 2011 7pm-9:30pm. Cost: General Admission: $99 VIP $199.
Hispanic Business Showcase:
The Hispanic Business Showcase | Hispanic business Expo/ San Diego Business Showcase offers a unique opportunity to connect with local and regional business leaders and key decision makers from the private and public sector to explore business opportunities, build business relationships and to establish strategic alliances that promote the growth of the local and regional economy. Date(s): April 7, 2011 2pm-7pm — San Diego, CA Cost: Admission $10. Exhibits: starting at $345.00
The 2nd Annual Hispanic PR & Social Media Conference is the premier marketing event devoted to provide in-depth professional development and networking opportunities for brand marketers, bloggers, non profits and marketing agencies focused on Hispanic public relations and social media. Date(s): April 6-8, 2011 – Los Angeles, CA
LinkedOC 1 Night Only with Gary Vaynerchuck
Join the largest Orange County Professional Networking group for night of networking & expert marketing insights from one of the most passionate and energetic business people on the planet, Gary Vaynerchuk. Gary is a best selling author (Crush it!) and businessman. Date(s): May 18th, 2011 7pm-9:30pm. Cost: General Admission: $99 VIP $199.
Blogging While Brown:
Conference provides Bloggers of Color with an opportunity to meet each other for the first time, discuss current issues affecting Bloggers of Color, and learn about the latest technology that will assist them with publishing their work. Date(s): July 8-9, 2011 — Los Angeles, CA Cost: $199 Register Now.
WordCamp is a conference that focuses on everything WordPress. WordCamps are informal, community-organized events that are put together by WordPress users like you. Everyone from casual users to core developers participate, share ideas, and get to know each other. WordCamps are open to WordPress.com and WordPress.org users alike. Wordcamp sessions will be held in Irvine, San Diego, Seattle, San Fransisco and more. Check out the schedule for details. Cost: varies.
Current list of events will be maintained on Upcoming events page.
Which conferences are you attending? If your conference is not listed above, which sessions do you recommend?