Detroit Blogger Networking Event

20108312_270590273423863_2372677209735688841_n.jpg

This past Wednesday, some of Detroit’s brightest upcoming bloggers met up at Our/Detroit Micro Vodka Distillery to network and exchange ideas. Our/Detroit is located Downtown Detroit and offers up an eclectic drink menu served with Our/Detroit Vodka made right on site!

IMG_4997.JPG

Screen-Shot-2017-04-21-at-12.40.26-PM-1-1024x663.png

IMG_5007.JPG

Detroit Energy

IMG_5013.JPG

Didlake Delight

The organizers of the event (including myself) set the event up speed dating style with a series of questions to discuss for 5 minutes each. We really wanted to create a laid back environment for everyone. Questions asked were:

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

It felt amazing to be in a room full of individuals supporting and uplifting each others writing.

IMG_5028.JPG

IMG_5016IMG_5021

IMG_5026.jpg

IMG_5019

Some of the best tips I received were:

  • Post at peak times. For ex, it probably wouldnt make sense to post something at 8pm on a Friday night. More than likely people are out and wont see the post at all. You should do some research and find out the peak times to post your blogs to bring lots oftraffic to your site.
  • Be active on your blog/social media. – No use in telling people to follow you if you never post anything.
  • & the best tip was: Write for yourself and the people will come. 

Because sometimes you write your heart out only to get 10 + views and thats okay. Keep writing until they notice.

Only one blogger was actively making money from her blog and she suggested the following as ways to make money blogging:

  • Sponsored posts
  • Affiliate Links
  • Adsense
  • Talk to local businesses about Ads
  • Create and sell your own ebooks

We had an AMAZING time and will be planning another one soon for those of you who couldn’t make it.


Special thanks to everyone who made this possible

8.PNG

img_2559.jpg


IMG_5030


If you’re looking for some new bloggers to follow:

To get your travel fix follow The Nomadic Blogger

download.png

Kristy Love Media

For all of your motivational and life coaching need.

Kristy love.PNG

For the foodies.. Uniquely Tailored Creations 

tailor.PNG

Check out Everyday Rae’ a lifestyle blog and she also sells these cool mugs:

IMG_5012.JPG

Swing over to What Tay Said and check out her blog.

tay.PNG

If fashion is your subject of interest check out Lil Miss Jb Style ‘s blog.

lil-miss-jb-style-detroit-fashion-blog-logo-2.jpg

Tell your story with #AmITheOnlyOne? 

am I the only one.PNG

Get your music fix with AOMarkerLove

10914499_1374439549528458_2089201037_a.jpg

Check out Candidly Chanel

c.PNG

 

Be on the lookout for The Wombmanun Spoken blog 

w.PNG

 

If you are a Detroit blogger looking to connect with other bloggers in the area be sure to add us on Facebook at DetroitBloggersVsEverybody. Another event like this will be scheduled soon!

Detroit.PNG

 

What are some tips you’ve learned during your journey blogging? 


Id love to hear from you!

Like, comment, subscribe, and follow me on social media!

Instagram: Nsorommaa_

Snapchat: CheriseAndrea

Twitter: LifeRiiImagined

 
 
THANKS FOR STOPPING BY!
WITH LOVE,
CHERISE
Advertisements

Published by

LifeRiiImagined

Cherise is an entitled millennial whose parents told her from birth she would be great. This drive to be great has caused her to excel academically receiving two degrees at the age of 25 and $85,000 of debt. She still has no (insert cuss word) clue on what to do with her expensive degrees or her life in general. You can typically catch her dodging calls from Sallie Mae, sleeping, or updating this blog. To read more about Cherise and her experiences navigating the scary world of adulting click one of the links on this blog.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s