This is going to be fun. We just got into Banff this afternoon and the mountains are big and the temps are low, like single digits. Blog-n-dogs is going to give me a full helping of geek over the next few days. Right now in Kris Krug's room there are 7 people, 8 computers and quite inexplicably, a double turntable with a mixer.
Rain City Studios and the Banff New Media Institute (BNMI) have put together a very, very cool event. Itâ€™s called Blogs-n-Dogs and itâ€™s a four day event in Banff, Alberta, Canada that includes workshops and information sessions on topics like: Managing your public life online Blogging and the arts: Web 2.0 independent music publishing, photographers and artists Personal blogs and portals Blog writing style How to make money with your blog Building your community and traffic,... Continue Reading
If last year was any indication, Northern Voice 2006 in Vancouver BC (Feb. 10-11) will be an excellent event for bloggers. I went last year and had a great time and met lots of cool and interesting people. What more could you want for $30 a day ($50 for both days) and that's Canadian dollars! Do it for me! I wish I could go... Tags: northernvoice2006
My friends a few miles north in Vancouver Canada have been approved as vendors of weblog services for the 2010 Vancouver Olympics. This means they can bid on contracts that could enable them to build blogs for the teams, coaches, fans, etc. Very cool- and nice to know the Olympics folks are thinking ahead. Congrats to... Boris, Kris, Roland, and all the folks at BryghtWill Pate and Good BasicDarren Barefoot and Capulet Communications ... and all their partners... Of course, Kris already has a... Continue Reading