WORKING SCHEDULE, subject to changes


Thursday, August 2, 2018
    5-7pm Happy Hour, Chancellor Hotel Bar

Friday, August 3, 2018

8:30 am-9:00 am: Registration and Networking: Town Center Lobby

                    New attendee meet and greet: Soapbox Lounge

9-9:30 Conference Kick-off – Stephanie Buckley, The Women Bloggers

Friday Sessions:

  • Keynote presentation: I Mustache You a Question: Will Your Visual Marketing Land Your Dream Client? Mine did.  Jeff Sieh, His Design, Inc.
  • Optimize for Google—Dan Lockcuff, Stratabyte
  • Facebook Ads, Kristi Thurman, First Security Bank, Only in Ark
  • Build Your Brick and Mortar through Social Media–Natalie Freeman, Natalie Creates,Freckled Hen Farmhouse
  • CrowdSourcing the Best Apps + Tools, Allyson Twiggs Dyer, The Twiggs Group
  • Creative Ways to use Facebook Live to Grow Your Brand—Michelle Hancock, Modern Mom Life
  • Instagram Growth Tips—Jennifer Maune, Maune Legacy
  • Using a Bullet Journal to Manage Your Time and Run Your Business—Jennifer McCool, Organize This AR
  • Power of Video in Stories and Going Live—Kellee Mayfield, Delta Moxie
  • Brand Ambassador Best Practices—Lyndi Fultz, NWA Foodie
  • The Only Constant is Change: Why Community is Key to Long-Term Social Media Success—Maree Jones

5:00 -7pm: Opening Reception: hosted by the Fayetteville Visitors Bureau, Town Center Plaza

7:30pm: Dine around Fayetteville

9:00pm: Hospitality Room opens, Chancellor Hotel

Saturday, August 4, 2018 

8:30-9: 00 am Registration and Networking: Town Center Lobby

9:00am: Welcome and Announcements – Stephanie Buckley, The Women Bloggers

  • Saturday Keynote: Alli Worthington,
  • Influencers Need Graphics: Design Your Blog Using Canva, Nicholas Smith, The Twiggs Group
  • SEO Taylor Bradford, Boss Girl Creative
  • How to Create Edited Food Video (or Tasty Style Food Video)—Dan and Mel Lockcuff, Adventures of Mel
  • Building an Editorial Calendar that Drives Your Online Platform—Marisa Mohi, com
  • Launch the Blog Already!—Natalie Bartholomew, The Girl Banker
  • Intertwining & Streamlining Writing Work with Family Life—Rhonda Franz, Captain Mom
  • Video Basics – James Busvlogger, Busvlogger
  • Advanced Video – Monika Rued
  • Women and Business – Alison Talamentez and Stephanie Buckley
  • How to Stand Out in a Crowd—Taylor Bradford, Boss Girl Creative
  • Bored? Start a Podcast—Malory Craft, OKC Over Easy
  • Featured Speaker: How to use Pinterest to Drive Traffic to Your Blog– Jeff Sieh, His Design, Inc.
  • Pick Me! What Brands are Really Looking for in an Influencer: Beth Stephens and Stephanie Buckley

Afternoon Roundtables (more to come):

  • Value Added: Relational Marketing: Heather Disarro, Heather’s Dish
  • Creating Connection | Why Does it Even Matter? Keisha McKinney, Big Pitt Stop
  • Systemize Your Pitch Strategy to Make More Money—Cassie Celestain, True Agape

4:10 pm: Conference Wrap Up/Goodbye