The Indian Blog & New Media Society (www.ibnms.com) is pleased to invite you to a 3-day Blogging workshop at the India Habitat Centre in New Delhi later this month. Following up on last month’s BlogCamp, this is another effort by IBNMS to enable blogging enthusiasts – both rookie and experienced – leverage this medium for both personal and professional reasons.
All sessions will be highly interactive, allowing participants to raise specific queries and also to try their hand at what is being discussed (you will need to carry a laptop and datacard for this).
Schedule: The sessions will take place in the Gulmohar Hall, India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi from 6.30 – 8.30 pm on the dates given along with sessions below:
Session I, Saturday, June 28
Blogging Technology: How To Set Up And Manage A Blog
What is a blog? How to set it up on platforms like Blogger, WordPress etc? How do you get your own domain like www.myname.com? Hosting on your own server. Custom options. Adding photos and videos. Adding subscriber sign up boxes. Using tools like LiveWriter. And more…
Session II, Sunday, June 29
Marketing Your Blog
How do you make your blog more visible? How do you generate greater traffic? How do you get comments on your blog? What is SEO? How do you generate advertising for your blog?
Session III, Monday, June 30
Benefits Of Blogging For Executives, Businesses And Professionals; How To Make Money As A Blogger
Using blogs for personal and corporate branding. Engaging with stakeholders through blogs. Using blogs as a PR and communication tool.
HOW TO REGISTER
There is no attendance or registration fee. You can register on the spot, or in advance by sending a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. You may attend one or more sessions.
WANT TO VOLUNTEER / SPEAK?
If you would like to speak at any of the sessions above, do let us know and we will be happy to consider you for the same. And we are always looking for volunteers – call us if you can spare some time.
And do help us by spreading the word around.
You may contact the following for any queries, clarifications etc:
Ajay Jain, President, +91.99100 44476, ajay at ibnms.com
Abhishek Kant, General Secretary, +91.9899115375, abhishek at ibnms.com
Ashish Chopra, Director (Communication & PR), +91.9891977333, ashish at ibnms.com
Amit Gupta, Director (Technology), +91.9868445814, amit at ibnms.com
UPDATE: Slides from the 3 day workshop available here.