LIVE: PodCamp+WordCamp Hawaii 2008

Aloha and E komo mai (welcome) to PodCamp+WordCamp Hawaii 2008! Read more about what’s going on here under the chat window below. In addition to being the founder and main organizer for PodCamp+WordCamp Hawaii, Roxanne will be speaking both days in several sessions. I also have 2-3 sessions currently scheduled that will be covering WordPress and Video Podcasting. When I’m not speaking…

Using Social Media to Promote Your Event: Step 2

We are planning a Podcamp Hawaii here. We are also using it as a demonstration project for how to plan a conference using the fabulous (and mostly free) tools of social media. You can read the Step 1 post here. Set up a Logo Shop to Sell T-Shirts Since our event is free, we decided to let people purchase their own t-shirts….

Using Social Media to Promote Your Event: Step 1

We are the lead organizers for Podcamp Hawaii, coming this fall to Honolulu on October 24 & 25th. I’ll be using our company blog to share the behind-the-scenes planning process. Since it is an “unconference” there are several things that we do differently. First off, we are making this happen over a very short time span. Part of this is my insanity…

Do You Want to Help Launch PodCamp Hawaii?

Background Shane and I have been podcasting since Oct 2004. We have given talks, blogged and podcasted about it, and of course have delivered over 640 episodes of Beach Walks. It has taken on average two to three hours of every day. Through the podcasting (and now Twitter etc) networks, we have met amazing people who are our neighbors as well as…

Aloha Summit – get your business “social media-ready” in just two days

Aloha Summit: March 18-19th, Waikoloa, Hawaii. It’s custom-made for savvy businesses who want to understand geek secrets like how Google works, what’s behind YouTube, not to mention Twitter, Flickr, podcasting, and more. Of the many disruptions we are seeing in the marketplace as a result of the internet, the trend toward unconferences and lobby-styled events are some of the most interesting to…