My Picks for BlogWorld and New Media Expo in Vegas 2010

October 11th, 2010

Blogworld expo 2010It will be my third time to attend BlogWorld and New Media Expo in Las Vegas.  I am heading there this week.  And boy, I am pumped because it is a great way to learn social media advanced strategies and tactics!

The 2010 BlogWorld & New Media Expo will take place at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center, beginning with the exclusive Social Media Business Summit (TM) conference on October 14th and continuing with the BlogWorld & New Media Expo and Conference October 15th-16th.  Visit BlogWorld Expo website here.

The 3 days are jammed pack and at any given time you have a choice of up to 10 different tracks. There are some tracks where I wish I can be in two places at one time, but I guess I will have to share notes over a drink  with a conference buddy.

Here are my top picks for tracks that I plan to attend:

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My Top Ten Takeaways From BlogWorld and New Media Expo

October 27th, 2009

My top ten from BlogWorld

Just last week, I attended BlogWorld and New Media Expo. It was jam packed with sessions giving businesses ideas on planning, executing and tracking social media (e.g., Twitter, Facebook, blogging, etc). All with the end goal of building your brand online and/or monetizing.

Each session can very well warrant a full blog post, but I am going to share my favorite key takeaways from a birds eye level – some points taken from multiple sessions.

If I was to sum it up what I have learned at the conference in a few words, it would be:

Social Media Success

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26 Kick Butt Books Recommended, Mentioned or Tweeted at BlogWorld 2009

October 26th, 2009

Online Marketing BooksI have compiled a list of inspirational and educational books that may help you to kick butt with online marketing. These books can help you plan and execute social media tactics for your own personal brand or business. You can fast track your skills, grow and manage your own community, learn the ins and outs of Facebook, Twitter, Blogsphere and much more.

Some are fairly warm off the press and a few are on the top of my own “to read” list ( e.g., Trust Agents, Aug 09  and  Putting the Public Back in Public Relations, Mar 09 ).

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Learn Social Media Advanced Tactics at BlogWorld and New Media Expo

October 13th, 2009

Blogworld and New Media Expo 2009It will be my second time around to attend BlogWorld and New Media Expo in Las Vegas. I am heading there for this week/weekend’s conference. And boy, I am pumped because it is a great way to learn social media advanced tactics!

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Twitter Tips – Do’s and Don`ts

October 9th, 2008

twitter do's and don'tsA few weeks ago I attended BlogWord Expo in Vegas. It was jammed packed with tons of social media sessions. One session I attended was: “Twitter: Building the Connections that Drive Traffic”. The panel included Stowe Boyd (www.stoweboyd.com/), Laura Fitton (www.pistachioconsulting.com/), Tony Hiesh (http://www.zappos.com/), Lucretia Pruitt (www.geekmommy.net/) and Erin Kotecki Vest (www.queenofspainblog.com/)

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