Register for the Spring Rochester Writers’ Conference

If you missed the Fall Rochester Writers’ Conference at Oakland University last October, you have another chance. this time you’ll have a chance to glean insights from some of the area’s best social media and blogging minds.

The Spring Conference will be held Saturday, April 25 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Oakland Center on the campus of Oakland University in Rochester, MI.

Your day will include workshops, lectures, and panel discussions in Social Media Platforms, Blogging, and Online Tools to help you build, use, and market yourself and your writing. Learn to produce, publish, and promote.

Early Bird Registration going on NOW for the Spring Rochester Writers’ Conference. Presentations, lunch, keynote, and all-day refreshments are included for only $100 if you register before Sunday, April 19 (the price goes up to $150 after that). Sign-up Online or By Mail or visit the Registration Page for more information.

Presentations include:

  • Goal Driven Social Communications – Featured Lunch Presentation
  • Beginner Blogging with WordPress
  • Making the Transition from a Free WordPress Site to a Paid WordPress Site
  • Creating Blog Content & Marketing Your Blog
  • Monetizing your Blog
  • Setting Up a Facebook Page, Getting Likes & Generating Traffic
  • Beginners Guide to Twitter
  • Pinterest for Writers
  • Using Wattpad – The world’s largest community of Readers and Writers

Speakers include:

  • Nicole Sunstrum – Director of Social Media at University of Michigan
  • Sylvia Hubbard – Michigan Author, E-book Author, Networking Master
  • Deb Thompson – Lifestyle Blogger
  • Lynne Golodner –  Blogger, Author and Public Relations Pro
  • Deborah Edwards-Onoro – Website Development and Digital Marketing
  • Eric Malcolm – Web Designer, Developer and Strategist
  • Dani Schnakerberg – Technical Blog Mentor

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About Sarah Hovis

Freelance wordsmith, arts appreciator, grammar geek, sports spectator, stationery snob, and world traveler, Sarah charts her own course as the owner of saliho creative. She uses her creative mind and engaging dialogue to fearlessly bring the written word to life in print and online… all while keeping a watchful eye out for the next literary adventure. You can reach her at

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