Blog Biz + Buzz

May 9, 2012

Last night I had the pleasure of attending Meg Biram's seminar Blog Biz + Buzz in Dupont and let me tell you it was a great investment. I met so many other beautiful bloggers and entrepreneurs (expect follows on Twitter and your blogs soon, ladies :) and learned how to grow this here blog. An amazing event complete with cupcakes and champagne on a ping pong table.... table.



Afterwards we exchanged cards, mingled and took photos all around the cool features of the space.

I stalk her online - Brea Ellis of What I Wore: Tip To Toe - and
finally got to meet her!

I met Nakia of Southern Chic Services (such a sweetie!)
and even introduced her to Instagram & Twitter for iPhone

Meg of Mimi + Meg 

A BIG thank you to Meg for sharing her expertise and the businesses who gave us goodies! I can't wait to use them.. especially the Stephanie Johnson clutch.


Added bonus: I won the lovely plate (below) from Ampersand Design Studio! Can't decide how to use it yet... Jewelry? Home-made sweets? Wall decor?


A couple points I took away from the seminar:
- Keep everything consistent (biz cards, blog, any branding, posts etc.)
- Content is king so be yourself
- Credit anything that is not yours
- Network, get to know those around you & do guest posts

...and HAVE FUN!

7 comments

  1. Alissa! It was so lovely to meet you IRL can't wait for our exciting collaboration!
    besos,
    Brea

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  2. Hi Alissa! I love your blog--it's super cute! Thanks so much for the mini tutorial on social media. It was so nice meeting you! I'll be in touch soon.

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  3. Thank you so much, Nakia! It was SO great to meet you as well! I'll be glad to help anytime with social media tutorials :) Can't wait to connect again soon!!!!

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  4. Your necklace looks spectacular :)

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  5. Thank you Christine!!! I was itching to wear it! :)

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  6. Perfect recap of the night!! So great to meet you again IRL!

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  7. Thanks, Nat! (for the follow, too :) Awesome to meet you as well - we should reconnect again soon IRL!

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