Not-to-Miss 2014 Social Media Conferences
In 2013, you may have taken some important steps toward building your company’s online presence – developing a digital marketing strategy, revamping your website, becoming active on social media, or starting a blog. And you probably know more about internet marketing than you did at the beginning of the year.
Now is the time to plan for 2014 on how to take your business even further. Attending conferences – both in and outside of your industry – is one of the best ways to gain new insights and get an edge up on the competition. Following are some of the top digital and social media conference we’ve found for 2014.
Mobile Marketing Strategies Summit, February 11-13, San Francisco, CA
More and more businesses are turning to mobile platforms as people use their smart phones for just about everything. In fact, from 2012 to 2013, mobile website visits grew 100%! At the Mobile Marketing Strategies Summit, you’ll learn about the various mobile channels out there, how to develop a mobile marketing strategy and what the major brands are doing in this ever-changing interactive environment.
SXSW Interactive , March 7-11, Austin, TX
For the last 20 years, SXSW has been the go-to conference to discover new interactive directions. The SWSW Interactive is where Twitter and Foursquare got their start, and where you can benefit from the experiences of today’s emerging technology innovators.
Social Media Marketing World 2014, March 26-28th, San Diego, CA
Freshen up your social media skills at what the conference organizers call the “largest social media marketing conference in the world.” With more than 60 sessions to choose from – think social media tactics and social strategy, to content creation – you’ll come away with valuable ideas to improve your company’s social media efforts.
Demand Success, June, Washington, DC
At this conference, you can uncover new ways to build brand awareness via online marketing. Hundreds of digital marketing experts will be on hand to discuss successful and emerging internet marketing trends, such as context marketing.
MozCon July 14-16, Seattle, WA
MozCon covers a wide range of SEO analytics, social media tactics, digital marketing concepts and brand development ideas. Learn from industry leaders how to elevate your online presence to the next level.
BlogHer, July 24-26, San Jose, CA
Ten years ago, the BlogHer conference was founded as a way for leading female (as well as male) bloggers to share ideas, talk content development and network. Today, it has grown into a must-attend event for women bloggers and those who want to pursue marketing opportunities to a niche audience. If your business could benefit from a sponsored blog, product review or exposure from one of the BlogHer bloggers, consider attending.
Content Marketing World, September 8 – 11, Cleveland, OH
Content marketing is the hot buzzword in the digital space. At this conference, learn why it’s a hot topic, who are the key players in the field and how to maximize your content plan with your internet marketing team to increase brand awareness.
Let us know if you plan to attend any of these – or other local seo conferences – this upcoming year. We’d be happy to discuss how you can make the most of your experience.
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