As always, we'll cover general blogging topics in this session, but we'll devote some attention to a key element of blogging success: Relationships.
In blogging, as in life, who you know is often the key to breaking through and reaching your goals.
We'll talk about a variety of relationships and how they can take your blog and your business to the next level, improving reach, revenue, exposure, authority and just about any other metric of a winning blog.
Relationships include building media contacts, taking advantage of existing audiences (such as those of celebrities), sources who can provide you with headline-grabbing news, technical and design support, creative collaborators and champions who can help make your blog a sensation.
What relationships matter most?
Where do you start?
What methods lead to lasting, mutually beneficial partnerships?
What are some strategies for connecting with celebrities and influencers?
What's the best way to ensure you're not sabotaging relationships before they start?
What are some traps and perils of relationship-building, and how do we avoid them?
Let's take a deep dive into the social part of social media and build a foundation for more traffic, more revenue and, well, more everything!