1. BloggerWeek Presentation
Saturday, May 2nd
Start preppingforpanel inMay:
"From Blog To Book: Leveraging Your Social Media Presence To Become An Author,"
From BlogTo Book: LeveragingYourSocial MediaPresence ToBecome AnAuthor
Thispanel will provide in-depthtipsonhow tobuildyoursocial mediapresencetobecome anauthor.
Biggestpoint..whyImade the jump.
A blogisan openendedproject.A bookisa closedendedproject.It’sfinite.
If you are able to maintainandkeepthe interestof anaudience withablog,thenyoucan do so witha
As a bloggerwithanaudience,whysubjectyourselftothe same gatekeeperswhowouldkeepyouout
of the publishingworld?
To go from writingaregularlyupdated blogtoself-publishingabookisthe nextlogical step.
I wantedtodevelopmyideasinaway that wouldopendoors.
While blogginghasanddoesopendoors,booksforme,opendoorsthat blogscannot.
We still have torememberthatevenwithall thissocial media,there are people whodonotreadblogs.
You can’t go ontour witha blog.
Booksmeanthat you take yourmaterial seriously.If youtake yourcraft seriouslyenoughtoputit all in
one place,thenthatin itself signalstopeople thatthisismore thanjusta passingphase.
Some start blogsas hobbies.
A bookcan put youon people’sradar,anddrive people toyourblogaswell.
Aftersix years,Idecidedthatmyaudience needstobroadeninaway that ithas not before.