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Yes, you should write that blog post: Technical Blogging Workshop

Monday, June 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Free
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You’ve probably benefitted from a lot of other developers’ blog posts. There are so many reasons why you should write your own, such as: you have a unique perspective to share, your post will help other developers, you will learn from the process, and you can help establish yourself as an expert on the topic.

Writing technical blog posts can be intimidating at first — it’s difficult to come up with a topic to write about, let alone creating the content. We will go over the whole blog post process, from finding a topic through pressing the post button!

This talk will start by discussing why programmers should start blogging. Then, we’ll move on to how to find a good topic, how to make content engaging and understandable, and how to build an audience.

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Ali Spittel is a software engineer at DEV. She loves Python, JavaScript, and talking about code. She is most interested in the intersection of programming, art, and education. She’s also a distinguished faculty member at General Assembly, where she teaches people how to code.

When Ali’s not working, you can find her watching New England sports, competing on CodeWars, taking runs around Capitol Hill, rock climbing, or participating in DC coding community events.

Ali also blogs at dev.to/aspittel where she learns talks about code and her life surrounding it. Her writing has gotten over a million readers in the past year.

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Code of Conduct

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Details

Date:
Monday, June 17
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.meetup.com/Women-Who-Code-Boston/events/261875358/

Venue

PTC
121 Seaport Blvd
Boston, MA
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Organizer

Women Who Code Boston
Website:
https://www.meetup.com/Women-Who-Code-Boston/