Thousands of bloggers, vloggers and podcasters are set to descend on Las Vegas for BlogWorld & New Media Expo, the world's first industry-wide blogging tradeshow. The inaugural event, to be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center, with pre-show seminars Wednesday, Nov. 7, will bring together professional and citizen journalists, entertainment icons, industry pundits, and popular social communities, as well as Internet radio and TV producers and podcasters, in the most important assembly of future new-media moguls.
Designed to help experienced content creators and newbies alike, BlogWorld & New Media Expo will feature more than 60 seminars, panel discussions and keynotes. The Expo promises sessions on blogging basics, podcasting, video blogging, monetization strategies, increasing readership and blog site "stickiness," use of RSS (really simple syndication), search engine optimization, blogging in the political arena, and other topics of interest to veteran and first-time bloggers.
The conference will host several major blogging communities, including business, technology, politics, sports, lifestyle and pop culture, milbloggers, mommy bloggers and godbloggers.
Exhibitors will include blog-publishing software, advertising networks, affiliate program providers, RSS syndication services, news readers, aggregators, computer hardware and software companies, Wi-Fi services, broadband ISPs, web-hosting companies, podcasting services, pro audio and video recording equipment and blog consultants.
For more information, visit www.blogworldexpo.com.