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NEPA BlogCon Blog of the Year Award Nominations 2015

Update (9/4/15):  The nomination period for the NEPA BlogCon Blog of the Year awards has ended, but the voting has begun!  Head on over to NEPA Scene and vote for your favorite blogs in 10 categories from now until Friday, September 11.  Winners will be announced at NEPA BlogCon on Saturday, September 12.

Motivating Girls to Explore Careers in Technology

Thanks to conference attendees, sponsors, volunteers and a lot of collaboration, over the past few years several nonprofits based in the region benefited from combined NEPA BlogCon proceeds in the modest amount of $7,500. Last year upon reflection of the growing conference’s branding, impact to the region, and future, we realized there was an opportunity…

NEPA BlogCon Announces Speakers + Opens Ticket Sales!

  [PRESS RELEASE] With four years of sold-out audiences under its belt, NEPA BlogCon, the region’s only blogging and social media conference, is proud to announce both the start of ticket sales and selected speakers for this year’s event. NEPA BlogCon will make its return on Saturday, September 12  from 9:45 a.m. to 4 p.m….

Get the Scoop on Squirrel Girls Tech Camp!

NEPA BLOGCON, NEPA’S ONLY BLOGGING AND SOCIAL MEDIA CONFERENCE, ANNOUNCES SQUIRREL GIRLS TECH CAMP FOR JULY 2015 NEPA BlogCon, the region’s only blogging and social media conference, is excited to announce the launch of its girls’ STEM education camp: Squirrel Girls Tech Camp. To be held at Lackawanna College from July 13-17, 2015, Squirrel Girls…

Press Release: We’re Going to ESU!

NEPA’s Only Blogging, Social Media Conference Comes to East Stroudsburg University, September 12                    Organizers for the Pocono region’s only blogging and social media conference, NEPA BlogCon, announced today that its fourth consecutive event will be held on Saturday, September 12, 2015 from 9:45 a.m. to 4 p.m….

April: Make Your Content Share-Worthy

Last month, we talked a lot about finding purpose and giving your content meaning. For April, we’ll focus on sharability. Making your content easy to share is important if you want to get more than a few pairs of eyes on it. There’s a variety of ways to accomplish this. In the collection of links…

Guest Post: How to Create Profit From Your Passions

Ever wanted to profit from what you love most? Here’s how. Today’s guest post comes from our friend, Elspeth Misiaszek! If you haven’t met her on the interwebz yet, you most definitely should! Here’s a little about her:  Elspeth Misiaszek is the innovator behind eMarketing Copywriter. As a copywriter and marketing strategist for vegans, coaches…

Yvonne's snapshot of Arches National Park.

10 Questions with Yvonne of Yvonne’s Travel

Talking with bloggers about their blogging histories (and what inspired them to start blogging!) is one of our most favorite things about NEPA BlogCon. Recently, we got the chance to ask Yvonne of Yvonne’s Travel Blog about her history in blogging, what she enjoys most about the blogging journey, and how her travel blog has…