September 2014 Program meeting_flipSD/PEN conducts Program Meetings on the third Thursday of every other month at 6:30  pm. Program Meetings feature special guest speakers or panelists who discuss a variety of topics pertinent to editors, writers, and freelancers.

SD/PEN also periodically hosts special Networking Events, including our annual holiday party.

In addition, SD/PEN presents one or two Workshops each year that offer in-depth and often hands-on instruction in different topics, from grammar to web technology.

Click on the event listings below for more information.

Note: program topics and presenters are subject to change.

Launching Your Blog with Emily Blackwood @ Online only via Zoom (RSVP to receive link)
Sep 15 @ 6:45 pm – 8:00 pm

Learn how to keep your website updated regularly with evergreen, well-researched, SEO-driven, and just downright pleasant content. Written for your audience using your authentic voice, your blog posts will help drive more traffic to your site. If you're thinking about launching your blog, attend this program meeting to learn how to create out-of-the-box ideas to position yourself as an expert in what you do and connect to your clients.

About the Speaker:
Working as a journalist for the past 10 years, Emily Blackwood covers small business, pop culture, travel, e-commerce, health and wellness—all while creating SEO superstars along the way.

RSVP (SD/PEN members) or purchase tickets (nonmembers)