Bloggers are increasingly looking to their blogs as a way to build their personal brand, become thought leaders, niche authorities and ultimately – make money. However, there are plenty of tasks and deliverables that bloggers need to take on board in order to achieve this. Web development, blog layout, graphic design, video marketing, podcasting, social media, content creation, SEO, email list management, etc., the list goes on and on. This is where the help of a virtual assistant, or a team of virtual staff, can come into play. This session is put together for the newbie and pro blogger’s alike, and will open your eyes to the things that are possible when utilizing a virtual assistant to help build, grow and monetize your blog. An absolute must-attend session if you’re serious about taking your blog to the next level.
by Phil Hollows
It’s often said the money’s in the list – and it’s true. Your email subscribers are, in fact, your greatest fans and probably your most under-valued resource. By not paying attention to them, you’re missing out on increased page views, increased revenues and increased engagement. The tools that make it easy for you to blog – themes, plugins and templates – simply make it all too easy to neglect this vital opportunity. This session will give you what you need to unleash your blog’s secret money-making weapon: your list. You’ll learn practical approaches to getting your word out … and the cash back in.
by Jennifer Bahk and Michael Bolognino
Join us to learn how Blogger has been rebuilt from the ground up to make it easier to create content, share it with your readers in unique ways, and make money with AdSense.
3rd–6th November 2011