News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Lorna Mitchell's Blog:
Tips for Event Hosting Preparation
August 25, 2010 @ 12:41:39

Lorna Mitchell has had some experience at setting up and hosting tech-related events in the past and she wants to share some of the tips she's learned along the way to help make things easier for others in the same situation. This post is the first in that series - a look at some things to do to prepare before the event even starts.

For people organising events for the first time there are definitely some pitfalls that might not be obvious until you actually, well, until you fall into them! I thought I'd capture my experiences into a series of blog posts, in case they can help any future organisers to avoid some of the traps. First up: what to do before your event starts.

She makes a few recommendations such as getting a website for the event out early and include all of the important details right up front and picking a hashtag for the event so that folks on the various social media sites have a way to start developing the community around the event.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
organize event preparation website hashtag community


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Community News: SourceForge.net 2006 Community Choice Awards

Rob Allen: Simple logging of ZF2 exceptions

Community News: Microsoft Launches New Web Platform site & Platform Installer

7PHP.com: Jacques Woodcock - The PHP Community Is Much More Than PHP Codes or Frameworks

John Cox's Blog: Linux.com Now PHP Powered


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


conference release version list community security laravel tool symfony composer voicesoftheelephpant library series language podcast framework interview opinion introduction artisanfiles

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework