How to Speak at Creative Conferences

How to Speak at Creative Conferences

If you’re intending to become a speaker at an influencer event, every conference has its own set of submission dates and requirements. Kristen Howerton of Rage Against the Minivan provides two quick tips on how to plan for the submission and pitch your ideas so...
So you want to start a podcast . . .

So you want to start a podcast . . .

More and more online publishers are using podcasts as a way to broaden their business, reach out to new listeners, and grow their brand. With nearly 68 million Americans listening to podcasts on a monthly basis, podcasts are a content strategy with incredible growth...
How to optimize photos for Pinterest traffic

How to optimize photos for Pinterest traffic

Pinterest can be a fantastic source of new visitors to your blog. With over 77 million users in the US alone, it’s an incredible venue to feature your content and then have that content shared widely. But for most of us, going “viral” on Pinterest isn’t as simple as...
7 Steps to Publishing a Book

7 Steps to Publishing a Book

Publishing a book is many influencers’ dream, but knowing how to begin and then execute it successfully is a daunting task. Writing a book takes time, commitment, and a lot of hard work, and then is followed by the difficulties of publishing and selling. Kristen...
Helpful tips for landing speaking engagements at conferences

Helpful tips for landing speaking engagements at conferences

Earning a spot as a speaker at an influencer conference is no easy task. Conferences receive tens of hundreds of applications from content creators who all believe they have something special to bring to the table. Kristen Howerton, the blogger behind Rage Against the...
10 tips for hosting an engaging talk at a conference

10 tips for hosting an engaging talk at a conference

10 tips for hosting an engaging talk at a conference Hosting a talk at a conference is a great networking tool for bloggers. It puts you in front of a lot of other influencers. It postures you as an expert. It allows you to talk about your brand and expertise in a...