October 2008 Archives

Oct 19, 2008

Podcamp Speaker: Monica Flores

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Blogging to Build your Community of Clients Online: How Women are Using the Web to Grow their Business, Reach the Right Customers, and Make a Difference Women entrepreneurs use their natural talents of sharing, collaboration, and peer-to-peer learning to increase their business success. When you're a smart and savvy website owner, your customers will choose […]

Oct 19, 2008

ʻOhana Sponsor: J Philipson Photography

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Joe Philipson has joined us as the official photographer of Podcamp Hawaii. Joe is well known in the local Flickr community and has a true photographer's eyes - he just sees things through a unique lens, and I am not talking about his camera! He knows that attention rewards a photographer. I am partial to […]

Oct 18, 2008

Press, Social Media, and other tales

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Much mahalo to the press and to our friends for sharing the story of this event! Erika Engle, of the Star-Bulletin understands the challenge: PodCamp and WordCamp will pull eyeballs to Hawaii Oct. 3, 2008 So how do you join in and market your business and engage your customers, promote your canoe club's fundraiser, or […]

Oct 18, 2008

Podcamp Speaker: Chris Noble

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You Care, They Care: How companies use Cause Marketing and Social Media together to help people and win customers 25 years ago, American Express started a new corporate marketing trend--big brands began "giving back" as part of their consumer outreach efforts. Since then, Target, Kraft, Coca-Cola, and virtually every other large company on the planet […]

Oct 17, 2008

The Event Schedule!

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Thank you to everyone for all of your patience. I know this has been a long time coming. Normal conferences do the schedule and book the speakers very early on; we do the infrastructure building and relationship-building first, and spread the word to anyone who wants to speak. You can view the spreadsheet online here. […]

Oct 17, 2008

Podcamp Speaker: Rosa Say

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The Dynamics of Group Blogging Rosa Say will begin this session with a case study of Joyful Jubilant Learning (JJL) from her perspective as the site's founder and managing editor. JJL is a group blog dedicated to collaborative online learning; the site was created in 2006 as the web-based forum of the Hoʻohana Community of […]

Oct 17, 2008

Wordcamp Speaker: Colin Devroe

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WordPress and the Viddler plugin Viddler's plugin for WordPress allows you to do a number of things with video including adding video to your blog posts, allowing your readers to comment on posts using video, and more. I will demonstrate how to install the plugin, how to setup the preferences, and how to use it. […]

Oct 16, 2008

Businesses: Prepare to Learn, Join your Conversations

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Many business managers may be wondering what the new social media and Web 2.0 technologies are all about, and how new social media might help the business' bottom line. Especially in these tough economic times, many managers realize that creativity and outreach may make the difference between a long and happy business life or the […]

Oct 14, 2008

Wordcamp Panel: Why Blog? with Sid, Lindsea, Aaron, Christa, and Joe

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Why Blog? A panel discussion about why individuals as well as businesses should blog. Topics will include networking for individuals, branding, and customer relations for business. We'll also discuss blogging versus traditional media as a platform for reaching customers. We will also offer case studies, which will include personal examples, Google, Adobe, Twitter and more. […]

Oct 14, 2008

Message #2 to Attendees of Podcamp + Wordcamp Hawaii

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Event: PodCamp HawaiiDate: Friday, October 24, 2008 at 08:00 AM - Saturday, October 25, 2008 at 05:00 PM (GMT-1000)Location: Hawaii Convention Center1801 Kalakaua AvenueHonolulu, HI 96815 Aloha! This is the second email about Podcamp. If you signed up after October 9th and missed the first attendee email, no problem. We posted it here on the […]