Tag Archive | "toronto"

HOW to use, SOCIAL MEDIA | July 30, 2012

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What You Should Remember from Social Mix 2012

What You Should Remember from Social Mix 2012

photos by Alexa Clark on Flickr – and read her take on the conference at Unsweetened.ca I was last Thursday in Toronto to attend Social Mix, a social media conference. The two keynotes presenters, Amber Mac and Gary Vaynerchuk, were a treat. I expect that  level of performance from these established speakers. Someone else impressed me a […]

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BLOGGING, MONETIZING | June 1, 2012

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Monetizing a Blog in Canada: It is Not Like in the USA!

Monetizing a Blog in Canada: It is Not Like in the USA!

I will start with a little background about why I decided to talk about this. Last week , I went to Toronto to attend BlogPodium where the topic was “The Business of Blogging”. We heard the keynote speaker Nicole Balch of Making It Lovely talking about how she makes money from her blog. Nicole is an established design blogger […]

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HOW to use, SOCIAL MEDIA | February 16, 2010

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The Schedule for PodCamp Toronto 2010 is Out

The Schedule for PodCamp Toronto 2010 is Out

You can start planning your agenda for PodCamp Toronto now that the schedule is out. The 2010 edition is huge. They have over 1,000 persons who registered to attend. In the tradition of the unconference, the presenters selected their time spot. I will be presenting this Saturday, February 20th, 2010. + First, at 11:15 a.m. […]

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SOCIAL MEDIA | February 5, 2010

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Catch The Business of Online Communities for Women at podcamp Toronto

Catch The Business of Online Communities for Women at podcamp Toronto

I hope you plan to come to PodCamp Toronto 2010. I already told you about my individual session. To pursuit further the discussion on niche communities, I will sit on a panel with the popular Erica Ehm of Yummy Mummy Club.  We will exchange on the business of online communities for women. A savvy girl […]

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HOW to use, SOCIAL MEDIA | January 29, 2010

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My Next Speech at PodCamp Toronto 2010

My Next Speech at PodCamp Toronto 2010

A quick note to tell you that I will be giving a session at the next PodCamp Toronto that will happen on the weekend of February 20 and 21st, 2010. I started working on adding a community site to the KimVallee.com brand. I analyzed many angles to make sure I get the right ingredients. My […]

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SOCIAL MEDIA | May 2, 2009

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How to Use Twitter to Raise your Personal Brand

How to Use Twitter to Raise your Personal Brand

Roberto Rocca wrote for the Gazette that the tech-savvy crowd now exchanges Twitter accounts instead of paper cards. Roberto is wondering if Twitter is becoming the new business card. This was certainly the case at PodCamp Toronto last February when many wrote their Twitter account name with the @ sign on their name tag. I […]

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BLOGGING, Blogging TIPS | April 16, 2009

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The Importance of Having an Adviser for Your Blog

The Importance of Having an Adviser for Your Blog

Yesterday I had an excellent meeting with my mentor to review my blog priorities. This is something I encourage you to do if you are serious about blogging. Find someone you trust. The ideal candidate is an active blogger but someone with hands-on experience in social media can be a suitable candidate. Never forget in […]

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BLOGGING, SOCIAL MEDIA | March 3, 2009

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Updated Look at Women and Social Media Presentation: Women blogs – Part 2 of 3

Now that you are up to date on the latest social media statistics, I explored the universe of women and mom blogging. I explained what differentiates this crowd from other blog circles. I also talked about the specificity of the women blogs versus the mom blogs. Continue with part 3 about monetarizing a blog.

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Updated Look at Women and Social Media Presentation: Statistics – part 1 of 3

I talked about the universe of women blogging and social media two weekends ago at PodCamp Toronto 2009. I split my recorded session in four 3 parts (March 10th, 2009 update: the last part was the question period but the sound is not great for the participant questions, so I decided to not publish it). […]

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SOCIAL MEDIA | February 1, 2009

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Presenting at PodCamp Toronto 2009

Presenting at PodCamp Toronto 2009

I am returning to Podcamp Toronto. I attended one day last year since it was the same weekend as the Interior Design Show. Luckily this year, the IDS 09 will be 2 weeks later. Podcamp Toronto is a FREE unconference for those interested in all things regarding podcasting, blogging and new media. Amateurs, pros, newbies […]

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