Women in Ecommerce™ Presents:
“HOW TO GET YOUR BLOG ON” Workshop
Now You Can Learn To Set Up Your Own Professional/Profitable WordPress Websites/Blogs
With Heidi Richards Mooney
NEXT Local Event Friday October 25, 2013 Plantation, FL
(Want to attend Virtually? Sign up for and Join us via Streaming Video/Join.Me)
Did you know you can use a blog in place of a WEBSITE? In fact, a blog is a simple website you can easily manage and update yourself. A useful online tool for individuals and businesses alike, blogs are an easy way to get online fast or to enhance your website experience. Blogs offer you and your audience an opportunity to get information FAST and in REAL TIME. No more waiting for the search engines to find your online presence, with a blog you will be found within hours, not days!
In this workshop you will learn the basics of good blogging, create an account and set up your blog, learn what to write about and how to spread the word using a variety of online tools. You will learn The Business of Blogging including:
o The Major Features of Blogs
o How and why to Comment on other Blogs
o How to Handle Comments on your blog
o What you should Write about
o How Often you should Post
o ow to Add Pictures, Video and More
o How to Syndicate your Content
o How to Link your Blog to other Social Media
o And More!
When you attend this event you will also receive the “Blogging for Business Audio Program – Part 1 (5 hours of expert advice and tips on blogging from expert bloggers around the world),” ~ 10+ page Workbook, 30 Blogging Tips in 30 Minutes Special Report and more!
Who Should Attend: This is targeted at the ‘newbie’ who understands basic computer skills like text editing, sending emails and surfing the Internet.
When:TBA (South Florida attend this All day, hands on workshop, Virtually watch archives or attend Virtually – instructions emailed upon registration)
COST: In person: $147 for Members ~ $197 for guests Virtually $67 for Members (Platinum Level) $97 (Silver and Gold Level) $147 for non members
SIGN UP EARLY! In-person Class IS LIMITED TO 15 PEOPLE. You will be asked to bring your laptop to this hands-on workshop (or share one with someone). You will walk away with your own WordPress.org Blog!
Platinum Members Sign up Here:
UNABLE TO ATTEND? Not to worry! WE WILL BE VIDEO RECORDING this event and everyone who signs up will get a copy of the step-by-step videos to Get YOUR Blog on, be invited to our private group on Facebook and much more! But you must register to receive any of these benefits.
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR: In addition to being Founder of Women in Ecommerce™, Heidi Richards Mooney is an Online Visibility Expert, the author of a dozen books and serial Entrepreneur. She helps small businesses owners make sense of social media, navigate the social web and learn which questions to ask to get their websites, blogs and profiles found online. Heidi has interviewed hundreds of experts on Internet Marketing and Social Media Around the World. In 2003 Heidi was named one of 50 women shaping the Internet by the International Virtual Women’s Chamber of Commerce. In 2009 she was named a Twitter Woman to Follow by Only2Clicks.com. In 2010 she was named Media Leader of the year by the Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce and Social Media Leader of the Year by the South Broward Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association. She works with solopreneurs, professionals and small businesses in ecommerce, direct sales and retail.
Heidi has been blogging since early 2007 and is the author of tenwordpress blogs as well as strategist and content creator for several of her clients. Her new book, due out in the Summer of 2014 is “How to Hire the Perfect Web Designer: What Questions to Ask so You Don’t Loose Your Mind, Your Time and Your Money!”
You can learn more about Heidi at www.RedheadMarketingInc.com
We will be using the WordPress.org platform (the hosted version) – if you want to grab a template and upload to your site to begin using for business we recommend Elegant themes. There are several to choose from and you can use them to create unlimited blogs starting at only $39 per year. Women in Ecommerce™ is an affiliate of Elegant Themes which means if you do purchase their annual plan, we make a small commission. Thank you for doing so!