Elevate is returning once again, with tons of new events and exciting news! The theme this season is all about content marketing: how to create it, curate it, and collaborate on it for exponential results.
And we have an amazing announcement!
For 2020, Elevate is totally free from March 10 right through until 9am PT on March 12! That’s right: absolutely free access to all the sessions, live workshops and discussion panels.
Also New in 2020:
Plus the same amazing benefit you always get with every edition of this vibrant virtual marketing conference: participate where you like, when you like, how you like—with no travel costs or hassles.
Small businesses of all stripes are embracing this marketing strategy to draw in new fans, develop closer relationships with existing customers, position themselves as experts, and drastically increase brand awareness.
Whether you’re a maker, a retailer, a consultant, a guide, or a coach, you know your stuff, and you know things that other people want to know, too. By creating your own consistent, engaging and educational content, you can:
No more banging your head on the wall, grasping for new ideas. No more tumbleweeds drifting across your social media feeds. No more feeling anxious about your marketing efforts!
Elevate Marketing Summit will equip you with all the tools and strategies you need to plan and create a never-ending bounty of fresh, relevant and personalized content to post and share.
SPEAKER LINE-UP FOR MARCH 2020
DAY 1: CONTENT CREATION
THE FOLLOWING SESSIONS ARE AVAILABLE MARCH 10 AT 9AM (PACIFIC):
SESSION #1: Video Marketing: Attract Your Ideal Clients With Ease.
Learn everything you need to know to get started producing your very own video content with Anthony Madani
SESSION #2: The 3 Content Marketing Mistakes You MUST Avoid.
Get the low-down on the hidden content marketing tricks that work—and the ones that don’t—so you can get the edge on your competitors with Jillian Bowen
SESSION #3: The Dos and Don’ts of Successful Podcasting.
Get up to date on the top “dos and don’ts” for creating a podcast that promotes your brand and builds great relationships with your customers with Isabelle Jacques
SESSION #4: A Complete Guide to Visual Branding.
Learn how to level up your photo game so you can always show your brand at its best with Brandilyn Davidson
SESSION #5: Do Good, with Stories: Designing Brand Movements That Change the World.
Find out how to tell authentic, meaningful brand stories—and maybe change the world while you’re doing it with Denise Withers, Story Design
SESSION #6: A Simple Email Marketing Strategy to Boost Sign-Ups & Sales.
Master the hot new colour strategy that is changing the game for email-based content marketing with Marie Hunter
DAY 1: LIVE PRESENTATIONS
THE FOLLOWING LIVE PRESENTATIONS WILL BE HAPPENING ON MARCH 10 AT THE TIMES INDICATED BELOW
*****LIVE presentation March 10 at 10am (PT)*****
Get LIVE advice on finding the truth of your unique brand so you can align your content, your culture and your customer experience.
*****LIVE Presentation March 10 at 2pm (PT)*****
Get live and interactive tips for creating a great content plan—and for putting it into action in the most effective way possible.
*****LIVE Panel Discussion March 10 at 5pm (PT)*****
Join our top content marketing experts for a lively, fascinating conversation on the future of content marketing.
DAY 2: CONTENT CURATION AND COLLABORATION
THE FOLLOWING SESSIONS ARE AVAILABLE MARCH 10 AT 9AM (PACIFIC):
SESSION #1: Here to Eternity: How to Give Your Content Everlasting Life.
Learn how to repurpose your content to save time and win new audience with Jennifer Kolbuc
SESSION #2: How to Work with Influencers.
Find out how to create and manage relationships with influencers to reap in fresh content while powering up your business with Ashley Graham
SESSION #3: Dare to Be Seen: Create a Brand Voice That Stands Tall—and Stands Out.
Learn how to discover and nurture your unique brand voice to stand out and attract your best customers with Jess Drury
SESSION #4: User Generated Content: 5 Ways to Collect Great Content from Your Fans.
Find out why you need to be collecting user generated content, and get great tips on how to do it right with Blair Kaplan Venables
SESSION #5: Guest Blog, Best Blog: Collaborate with Other Brands to Double Your Impact.
Learn how to borrow and lend content in guest-blogging partnerships to reduce your work and multiply your impact with Cierra Savatgy-King
*****Live Interview March 11 at 10am*****
Learn how to find the best people—and how to hire them right—in this crucial bonus LIVE session.
*****Live Interview March 11 at 2pm (PT)*****
Master the complete science of digital content distribution so that all your content marketing get seen, and gets result
"I signed up because Elevate is such a great resource to learn about what’s working in social media from experts—all in one place and without the need to travel to a conference. There are so many great tips and strategies here that I can’t wait to implement!"
- Alicia Michelle, life coach at Vibrant Christian Living, Elevate Fall 2019 Attendee
"With the multitude of virtual and in-person events, it’s important to me the event creator is passionate about providing value and the speakers are experts in their respective fields. Marie hit the mark with both of these! She is passionate and dedicated to ensuring her audience gets exceptional value and she has put together an all-star lineup for this summit!"
- Claudia Cometa, Owner and CEO at Peace Advocacy Group, Elevate Fall 2019 Attendee
"Social media can be a big stress, especially for a small business owner. But I also understand how important it is. By attending Elevate, I'm looking forward to gaining a ton of inspiration and social media tips from a variety of experts in their field and applying these tips to my business"
- Sabine Margolis, Holistic Health, Elevate Fall 2019 Attendee
"We're having some issues getting more media coverage this year, including with influencers, so the live panel on influencer marketing was very timely and I plan to take some of these things to my supervisor and have a chat about it. I appreciate Brian Siddle's tip on creating audiograms with Headliner, which is easy to use and effective."
- Lilian Sue, Copywriter, Social Media Strategist, Publicist, In Retrospect Writing Services, Elevate Spring 2019 Attendee
Do you own, manage or help promote a small business (or want to some day)? Do you need to reach more customers? Do you want to take charge of your brand and reputation? Then—yes!—you should attend. Taking part in Elevate Marketing Summit will help you:
You Need a Content Marketing Strategy—and You Need It Now!
Did you know…
Content marketing is NOT advertising: it is creating informative, desirable information that people want to consume. It is helping your customer solve a problem, ease an anxiety, learn something they want to know, and become better equipped to do the things they want to do. In return, your customer puts trust in you, promotes you to their friends, and turns to you when they’re ready to take action.
The Elevate community is growing, and now includes attendees from a wide range of small businesses and specializations. What connects this community of passionate business owners is a deep belief in the value of what we make and do—and the drive to always be seeking the audiences who will recognize that value.
Join us for March 2020, and learn how to build a streamlined content marketing strategy that works.
"I heard such great things about it I had to sign up!"
- Melissa Edwards, freelance writer and editor, Elevate Spring 2019 Attendee