Poets and Writers Online (POWO), a forum for Poets and Writers with blogs and those with an interest in using the internet in promotion of, or as a platform for their writing, will have a meetup on 21st May 2011 from 11am – 2pm at the *Ihub (located on 4th flr, Bishop Magua Building along Ngong Road opposite Uchumi Ngong Rd.)

There will be a Blogging & Social Media Workshop which will cover the following topics:

  • Starting a blog with blogger
  • Starting a blog with wordpress
  • Uploading photos/ embedding video/html code/sound/follow me FB & Twitter, gadgets and widgets
  • SEO, enlisting with Afrigator,mashada etc
  • Creating an FB and twitter a/c, Shortening url, including tweet streams on a blog
  • Registering a Domain and choosing a host
  • Migrating from blogger to wordpress or to a webiste
  • Intepreting and using analytics

Aleya Jamal  of  Story Moja( The Reading Revolution) will be the guest speaker and there shall be a poetry performance by Dennis Inkwa, a poet and Member of Mstari Wa Nne.

Register for POWOMay here