The Portland Bloggers group meets every other month, in various locations around the Portland area. Events are often supported by local businesses, providing educational and networking opportunities (along with great food!)
Our Upcoming Events (2015)
** We apologize for changes in our 2015 meet-up schedule. Currently we are working with a couple of great opportunities for in-person meet-ups that will benefit our community. In the meantime follow along on our Facebook page for updates about upcoming Portland area meet-up opportunities that have shown up in our in-boxes and we’d thought you’d enjoy! **
ONLINE (FACEBOOK) EVENTS
Each month that we don’t have an in-person meet-up we hope to meet up with everyone online! We invite bloggers from around the globe to RSVP and engage with us during these social media virtual meet-ups. Topics for 2015 are listed by month below. We will be adding in links so you can RSVP as we get events scheduled. Check in often!
- January 29: Blogging Goals and Brainstorming
- February 26: Fall in Love with Facebook – Social Media Discussion
- March 26: Blog Photography – Equipment, Tips, Tricks and Photog Questions
- July 30: Working with Companies – Discussion on Pricing, Media Kits, Terms and More!
- August 27: Photo Sourcing for your Blog- Where to find photos, how to source correctly and more!
- September 24: Preparing your Blog for the Holidays
- October 29: TBD
- December: TBD – Date TBD as well as the last two Thursdays of December are the eves of holidays!
IN-PERSON SMALL/BREAK-OUT EVENTS
- February 7: FoodWorx, limited blogger passes available
- March 7: Toast Wedding Showcase, limited blogger passes available (Click here to Apply! Applications due February 1)
If you’re interested in volunteering or providing space or materials for any events, please email us! We’d love to have you.
Recaps from events we held in 2014…
- January Meet-Up: Blogging Goals and Brainstorming Event Recap / Member guest post review
- March Meet-Up: Speed Networking Event Recap / Review Post Round-up – at Cyril’s at Clay Pigeon Winery
- May Meet-Up: Specialized Photography Workshop Recap / Photographer Panel Recap – at Favery/Elli
- July Meet-Up: Annual Family Picnic Recap
- September Meet-Up: Back to Blogging School: Blog Design Recap
Smaller breakout events for 2014:
Recaps from events we held in 2013…
- A Year in Review: 2013 Highlights
- October Meet-Up: Holiday Mingle with Little Green Pickle (Local venues and sponsors here)
- September Meet-Up: Back to School with Portland Bloggers: Monetize Your Blog (Photo recap here)
- July Meet-Up: Portland Bloggers’ Family Picnic
- May Meet-Up: Social Strategies for Bloggers
- March Meet-Up: Portland Bloggers’ Strike a Pose
- Jan Meet-Up: Give Your Blog a Buzz in 2013
Recaps from events we held in 2012…