Preview of Social Media Marketing World 2015
The start of this year’s annual Social Media Marketing World conference is rapidly approaching. If you haven’t gotten your tickets yet for this year’s event – which will be held at San Diego’s Manchester Grand Hyatt Resort on March 25 to 27 – then you should probably act fast before it’s sold out.
This year’s conference is expected to attract more than 2,500 participants, including some of the leading names in social media marketing today.
Who Will Be There
This list of people presenting during this year’s conference is growing daily, but so far it includes more than 100 social media superstars, including:
Mari Smith – She’s the author of “The New Relationship Marketing” and co-author of “Facebook Marketing: An Hour a Day”. Mari has been named by both Forbes and D&B Credibility as one of the top 10 social media influencers in the world.
Guy Kawasaki – The former head of Motorola and who is now Apple’s biggest evangelist. He’s written more than a dozen books on social media.
Darren Rowse – The coauthor of “ProBlogger: Secrets for Blogging Your Way to a Six Figure Income”. He’s also the founder of Problogger.net and Digital-Photography-School.com which have a combined visitor total of more than five million people per month.
There also will be presentations from some of social media’s biggest players, so you’ll have the opportunity to hear first-hand the latest announcements by such companies as Microsoft, Disney, IBM, Whole Foods, Yahoo, LinkedIn, Adobe, BMC Software, Cox Communications, Symantec and Intel.
And then there are the networking opportunities to consider. Not only will you be able to speak face to face with some of the leading minds in social media today, but you can share experiences, strategies and ideas with other social media marketers from all over the world.
Fun and Exciting Activities
For those of us who are shaking off one of the worst winters in recent memory, spending a long weekend in San Diego is reason enough to attend this conference, which is sponsored by Social Media Examiner.
But the organizers of this year’s Social Media Marketing World have outdone themselves in terms of planning exciting events and special surprises. It all begins with a kick-off party aboard the aircraft carrier USS Midway. There’s also going to be a special Social Beach networking party that celebrates Southern California beach culture right in the hotel.
Plus, if you’ve never been to San Diego before, make sure you give yourself enough time to enjoy its many attractions, including the world famous San Diego Zoo, SeaWorld, Legoland, San Diego Safari Park, Petco Field, the Gaslight District and much more. And if you are up for a little international adventure across the border, the historic Mexican city of Tijuana is only a few miles from the conference site.
Benefits of Attending Social Media Marketing World
During the conference, you will learn the newest and best ways to optimize your social media marketing strategies from some of the biggest and most successful marketers in the industry. There’s going to be more than 100 separate sessions for you to choose from, so there’s certain to be dozens that meet your specific interests as well as the needs of your online marketing business.
Here you will learn the latest tricks and techniques that can increase the effectiveness of your campaigns and cut your trial and error time down to practically nothing. You can discover the best shortcuts and most effective money making strategies that have already been proven to work.
No kidding, this is going to be an amazing conference and if you are serious about your Internet marketing, you have to attend.
See you there!