By: Monica Lee There is an awful lot of talk about being thrown the web lately about “authenticity.” Apparently the word “passion” needed a replacement. I prefer to use the phrase “showing up as your best self.” Here is where it can get tricky, as a blogger you probably have a lot of interests and […]
By guest contributor Monica Lee. How involved are you in your community? Melanie Burke shares her insights into the importance of being involved in your creative community.
By: Jenny Batt Photo by: Gabrielle Blair We wish you a bright and wonderful holiday full of merriment! This is the last post this week because of the Christmas holiday. We wish you and yours the merriest and will see you back here next week!
By: Jenny Batt That’s right, it is officially 30 days until Alt Summit. This time next month you will be knee deep in inspiration and meeting the folks that will help make 2014 the best year ever. Woo hoo! There will be limited posts this week because of the Christmas holiday. We wish you and […]
By: Sara Urquhart Image by:Justin Hackworth This series focuses on lessons I’ve learned about attending conferences over the years of organizing Alt. You can see the first post here. Sometimes conference attendees have a tendency to worry about minutiae or nonessential details, like the need to copy every word of every presentation or the frenzy […]
By guest contributor Monica Lee. Have you ever wanted to add the video element to your blog? Me too! Erin Loechner chats with us a little about adding and using video on your blog.
By: Melanie Blodgett Image by: Amanda Boshard We’ve noticed something as we’ve watched the videos taken at past Alt conferences. You say inspiring things. Yes, you. And we want to share those wise tidbits with our community. So to highlight them in a pretty way, we’ve teamed up with graphic designer Amanda Boshard. Every week, […]
By: Melanie Blodgett Photography by: Justin Hackworth Alt wouldn’t be Alt without some delicious meals. On Wednesday Night, attendees will gather in intimate groups at sponsor-hosted-dinners all over the Salt Lake Valley. We will be opening dinner sign ups on January 2. You can go here to see the options that you will be able […]
By: Melanie Blodgett Photography by Brooke Dennis On Friday night there will be 11 parties (ELEVEN!) for you to hop around to, each taking place in a different suite at the Grand America. Here’s what to expect: Stop by the Tattoo Parlor hosted by MailChimp. Get inked. You know you want to. What drives us all to make, build, design, […]
By: Melanie Blodgett It’s less than 40 days until the Salt Lake City conference starts with a bang with our opening keynote speaker, everyone’s favorite fashion blogger, Garance Doré! Hailing from the island of Corsica in France, Garance is an illustrator, photographer, established blogger and ambassador of French taste and fashion. Her endearing blog is […]