WriteTech Conference

Public
Location:Kirkland, WA, US
Date:January 24, 2015 Cost:$80
Are you a writer who trembles at the words platform, social media, and marketing? We designed this conference with you in mind. Gifted writers often stumble in their calling because they don't have the technical skills to conquer the other side of the writing business.
WriteTech Conference

Where

Venue: Life Community Church
Address: 232 5th Ave S, Kirkland, WA, United States
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Who

Public
This event is open to the public.

What

Cost: $80
Topics: Technology, Writing
Event Types: Keynote, Workshop
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Why

Imagine what you could learn from someone who built his first website at 13 years old and taught his first web-design class at only 16. Thomas Umstattd Jr. has been helping authors and small businesses use the web ever since. He is the CEO of  Castle Media Group LLC, a company that builds websites for world changers and runs Author Media, a resource for authors timid about technology.

Thomas was recently hired by Steve Laube, president of Enclave Publishing, as their new Sales & Marketing Director. Enclave Publishing is the premier publisher of Science Fiction and Fantasy for the Christian market. 

As an award winning speaker, Thomas teaches all over the world. His friendly speaking style blends multimedia and audience participation. His unique historical perspective will help audiences use the web in a whole new way.

Thomas will be joined by a tech-savvy staff:

Instructors include:

Workshops will cover:

  • Blogging
  • Branding
  • Cloud Technology
  • Goodreads
  • Indie Publishing
  • Professional Media Kit
  • Social Media
  • Microsoft Word
  • Scrivener
  • Twitter
  • Voice Recognition Software

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Sessions

Get Good at Goodreads and Gain a Hoard of Raving Readers
(B/A)Goodreads is a social network specifically for authors and readers. It has over 20 million members and is one of the most visited websites in the world. Because of this book focus,  Goodreads is ten times more effective than Facebook and Twitter for boosting book sales. In this talk you will learn how to use Goodreads to boost your book sales.