The North Iowa Bloggers are hosting a Meet & Greet on May 5, 2015 from 8:30-10:30 a.m. in the Band Festival Room at the North Iowa Regional Commerce Center ( 9 North Federal) in Downtown Mason City. Anyone that would like to get to know the North Iowa Bloggers better is invited to stop in anytime between 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. in the Band Festival Room. There are several ways that businesses can work with bloggers and this is a fun way to learn how you can work with them.
Here are a few tips on how you can work with a North Iowa Blogger.
You can connect with the North Iowa Bloggers through Facebook. Here you can see what the bloggers are up to. You will see where they are traveling to, what local businesses they are visiting and see what their latest blog posts are. With more than 30 active bloggers in the group, there are several varieties of writing styles and personalities to learn from.
You can Tweet with the North Iowa Bloggers through Twitter. Here you can see what they are up to, in 140 characters or less.
Invite The Bloggers To Visit Your Business
If you would like to share a special event with the North Iowa Bloggers, invite them to attend! The bloggers will share your event and your business all throughout social media while visiting. It’s a nice gesture to offer the bloggers coupons, a goodie bag, and product to try. And of course, they will share their experience through a blog post at a later date.
Keep in mind, that bloggers are entrepreneurs and are business minded individuals. Bloggers should not be expected to work for free and their “reach” should be respected. The North Iowa Bloggers are an easy way to help spread the word about your business here in North Iowa.
And in case you wonder what kind of reach the North Iowa Bloggers have, I think this says it all! This was from a recent meet up at Applebee’s in Mason City at a #BeesMeetUp. This all took place within a couple hours.
The North Iowa Bloggers hope to meet you on May 5th. It’s an exciting time to be a blogger and even more exciting to be blogging with local businesses in North Iowa.