Content 101: Post-Processing to Improve Photos, Part 1

By: Eden Hensley Photo by: Brooke Dennis for Alt Summit Great visuals grab our attention and encourage us to click through to learn more. But stunning images, those photos that make you say WOW, do not come out of a digital camera looking that way. Someone developed them in the digital equivalent of a darkroom. […]

Upcoming Free Alt Channel Class: September 2014

By: Eden Hensley Photos for Alt Summit Mark your calendars for our next free Alt Channel class, Power Your Blog with Flipboard, Monday, September 29, 2014 1PM PT/4PM ET. Seats are limited to 100 people. RSVP for your seat now! Flipboard, if you are not yet familiar with it, is your personal magazine, a single place […]

You’re Invited: Alt for Everyone Fall 2014 Pinning Party

By: Laura Trevey Photos by Alt Summit Who is excited for our first ever Alt for Everyone Pinning Party! (hands clapping…) It is going to be so much fun! And the best part is that everyone can participate.  If you are registered for Alt for Everyone and/or Alt Summit Winter, you will be receiving an invitation to join […]

Meet Our Alt For Everyone Fall 2014 Speakers, Part 3

By: Kersey Campbell   Photos by: Brooke Dennis For Alt Summit Our third and final round of Alt For Everyone speakers! This is seriously going to be one amazing event. If you have not registered to attend already, what are you waiting for? Head over here and snag your spot today. Jaime Derringer of Design […]

Contributing 101: Tips for Success

By: Eden Hensley Photos by: Brooke Dennis for Alt Summit We all know the right contributing position can increase our audience and make us money. (Previously in our Contributing 101 series, we talked about why you might want to contribute to another site and how to go about landing a great contributor position.) Like anything, […]

Alt On Topic: Making Money In A Changing Media Landscape

By: Kersey Campbell   Top photo by: Brooke Dennis for Alt Summit Online content is changing fast. There are more ways to monetize your online presence than you might think possible! No matter if you are a newbie at the online business world, or if you are a seasoned veteran, there is a lot to learn and […]

Content 101: Four Steps to Better DIY Posts

By: Eden Hensley Photos by: Brooke Dennis for Alt Summit Tutorials and how to’s, also known as Do-It-Yourself or DIY posts, top most lists of popular and widely shared content no matter what the industry or niche. Why? Your readers have problems they need to solve, and they are looking for content that helps them […]

Alt Chat Wednesday: Defining Your Style or Visual Brand

By: Eden Hensley Photos by: Brooke Dennis for Alt Summit Style or visual branding helps us form first impressions. When we land on a site our eyes take in everything in those first quick glances. Whether consciously or not, we begin to make assumptions based on font choice, color palette, white space, and more. Online style […]