Blogger Conferences: Top Events to Attend in January
Welcome to Blogger Events, a monthly column of what’s happening in the blog world. If you have an event you’d like featured, reach out to Christine Cube via Twitter at @BeyondBylines.
It’s a new year! Here’s what’s cooking for January.
Sterling Style Academy is offering this class in New York. You’ll learn how to position your Instagram page and create your unique brand identity; take blogger photos – from what to wear, how to pose, and what the setting should be; and how to write compelling blog and Instagram content that’s of value to your audience, among other things.
Hosted by PHLbloggers, topics for this class will include what to claim on your taxes (and how to claim it), whether you’re supposed to claim income from sponsored posts and products, and whether you should consider turning your blog into a business, among other topics. The event takes place at Creative Business Accounting & Tax Service in Philadelphia.
Jan. 9-12: CES 2018
The Consumer Electronics Show is among the largest tradeshows for consumer technology. It reaches across global markets, connects the “who’s who” of the industry, and enables consumer technology innovations to grow and thrive. The show is produced by the Consumer Technology Association. It’s held in Las Vegas.
Jan. 30-31: BlogHer18 Health
SheKnows Media is celebrating the female storytellers who raise awareness for health. This is the group’s first-ever event for health and wellness influencers. This 1.5-day interactive event for female content creators is a roadmap for living your best life through information, inspiration, and innovation. Keynoting will be media icon Arianna Huffington. The event takes place in New York.
And a look at February:
Feb. 1-3: ShiftCon Social Media Conference 2018
ShiftCon is about shifting perspectives. It’s a community of social media influencers who are passionate about wellness, health, and food. Blending professional social media workshops with wellness themes, content is aimed at being meaningful, educational, and relevant. The event takes place this year in Irvine, Calif.
Feb. 1-3: Dad 2.0 Summit
Dad 2.0 Summit is an open conversation about the commercial power of dads online, and an opportunity to learn the tools and tactics used by influential bloggers to create high-quality content, build personal brands, and develop business ideas. The event takes place in New Orleans.
Simply NYC is a place to learn and network, while attending panels and sessions presented by the influencers who are making waves in the worlds of fashion, beauty, blogging, and tech.
Feb. 28-March 2: Social Media Marketing World
Social Media Examiner is the entity behind Social Media Marketing World. This one of the world’s largest social media marketing conferences. It brings together 5,000 marketers and creators for networking and world-class content from the industry’s top social media pros. In 2018, the event takes place in San Diego.