4 September 2015 | Team Tamar

The Blogger’s Guide to Social Media Week

Are you attending our event Be A Better Blogger at Social Media Week?

SMWLondon kicks off a week today and if you are a blogger or aspiring blogger, then it’s a great opportunity to gain some insight on how you can raise your profile. To help you, we’ve highlighted the blogger related events we’d recommend for the week and why, with time in between to travel to each event, so you can plan your journey.

We’ll be attending most of the events ourselves too, so if you can’t get there, don’t forget to follow us on Twitter and Instagram for some key tips.

Monday 14th September

09:00 – 9:30
The National Gallery, WC2N 5DN
Lies, Damned Lies, and Social Statistics: Why Raw Data Can Tell the Wrong Story, And Why That Matters
Tamar recommends: Data based decisions should apply to even small blogs. Look at how you can use raw data to get to actionable insights.

9:30 – 10:00
The National Gallery, WC2N 5DN
The Evolution of Influencers
Tamar recommends: Now bloggers are relevant and lots of brands want to work with them, but also what’s coming up next in terms of influencing.

Tuesday 15th September

Bankside 3, SE1 0SW
Retaining authenticity when working with brands
Tamar recommends: Top Pick of the Week – It can be hard to walk the fine line between being paid to promote a product, but also retaining your voice and authenticity. 

15:00 – 16:00
9 Bank Hill, EC1R 5EN
Maximising partnerships for your business
Tamar recommends: Learn how businesses with tiny budgets create strong affiliate networks which can create good PR buzz, improved SEO & social. 

18:00 – 20:00
IdeaLondon, EC2A 2BB
BE A Better Blogger
Tamar recommends: We’re giving tips on how to use SEO and Social to boost your blog and get noticed.

Wednesday 16th September

The National Gallery, WC2N 5DN
How to make millions before you’ve grown facial hair
Tamar recommends: Learn how new media, such as YouTube, has changed the game and how it now controls billions of dollars of sponsorship. 

14:00 – 15:00
Campus London, EC2A 4BX
Live Tweeting 101
Tamar recommends: Live tweeting can bring in a lot of followers if it’s done right. Learn how to activate the event and spot ‘wow’ moments to tweet about.

Thursday 17th September

08:30 – 11:00
Headspace, EC1N 8BA
What does the future hold for University, recruitment and employee marketing?
Tamar recommends: Open-panel discussion about how recruitment will be carried out in the future, especially utilising the social web. Good for student bloggers.

Masterclass Room, WC1B 4DA
Advanced social media strategies
Tamar recommends: Learn how to create engaging and effective strategies, with content that is tailored to your audience. Really step up your social media game!

Friday 18th September

The Business Design Centre, N1 0QH
Stand out from the crowd – social media and sponsorship
Tamar recommends: This talk focuses on how to get sponsorship through social media. 

Royal Opera House, WC2E 9DD
Using content to connect
Tamar recommends: Focus on generating content that your readers will want to engage with and actively share.


Team Tamar