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"Gets you thinking and working on several aspects of your writing. Loved this workshop! Highly recommended for those who lack time and willing to spare 48 hours from their work to work on their writing".

Fatmah Ali

"Jennifer, your column writing class gave me confidence to share my opinion. The additional tips on finding a niche, how to reach audiences as column writers, and creative prompts for starting stories were very helpful. Your consistent offer to help was very encouraging."

M. Hill

Blogging for Profit or Pleasure

Facilitator:  Jennifer Brown Banks

Workshop Syllabus

Unless you’ve been living under a rock lately you’ve heard the buzz about blogging. And hey, if you’ve haven’t there’s no better time than the present. :-)

Here’s the perfect workshop to help fill in all the blanks!  This 2-day workshop will address key topics of this popular medium.

Join this fun, information packed forum and discover: the 5Ws of Blogging, how to start your blog, a look at various software options, how to successfully promote your blog, how to land blogging jobs, and more!

• The 5 Ws of blogging (who, what ,when, where, why)
• How to choose a blog topic
• A look at different blogging software

• How to create a “buzz” about your blog and increase your traffic
  through social networking
• Blog jobs
• The Dos and Don’ts of blogging

And more!

This interactive, information-packed class is designed to give students (of varying levels) tools, tips and techniques to start, grow, promote and maintain a personal or professional blog.

Prerequisite None

About the Facilitator:

Jennifer Brown Banks is a veteran freelance writer, columnist and pro blogger. Her work has appeared in numerous influential and award-winning blogs such as: Daily Blog Tips, Blogging pro, Pro Blogger, Men With Pens and Write to Done.

Her Blog was chosen as a finalist for the Top 10 Writing Blogs for 2011/2012.

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Workshop Duration: 2 Days  

Scheduled Sessions for 2012:


January 16th

February 20th

March 26th

April 30th

May 28th

June 25th

August 20th

September 24th

October 29th

November 26th

December 31st

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Books recommended on this page are not required reading for participation in the course.

There are no recommended books for this course.

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