Bess Auer

Bess Auer

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Podcast 3: “Nix the Naysayers”

Podcast 3: “Nix the Naysayers”

Click here to listen to this episode. (Right click to download.) Description: Award-winning blogger and FLBlogCon founder Bess Auer interviews Josh Murdock aka Professor Josh. They talk about how technology is more important than ever in the classroom and about the upcoming blogging and social media conference geared just for teachers and their … Read More

Podcast 2: “Tweets in Space”

Podcast 2: “Tweets in Space”

Listen to this episode now Description: I discuss how NASA and Publix are wisely utilizing social media in saavy ways before chatting with Tom Jelneck about SEO for bloggers. I then talk about our next Tweet Chat, the MailChimp app Gather, Florida SwimNetwork’s next livestream, and my dogs. See links … Read More

Oh SwimmerJoe! Sneak Peek at the Ford F-150

Oh SwimmerJoe! Sneak Peek at the Ford F-150

As most of you know I’ve got a relationship with Ford – they have been wonderful partners for FLBlogCon and as a blogger, I’ve gotten to do some really neat things ranging from going to Detroit for a social media conference (where I got to rub elbows with Steve Wozniak) … Read More

Podcast: Shut Up and Do

Podcast: Shut Up and Do

Click Here to Listen to This Episode (Right Click on Player to Download) Items Mentioned in this Podcast: Samsung Meteor mic I used: FORUM 2014 Justice Mitchell’s “State of the Blog Address” Ben Reed’s “How to Self Host Your Blog”  Bess Auer’s “How to Create and Edit Video” Makayama iPad … Read More

Crowd-Funding in Cambodia and Other Things I Won’t Take For Granted

Crowd-Funding in Cambodia and Other Things I Won’t Take For Granted

One of the things I like best about traveling is the perspective it gives me on my own life. I believe if everybody were able to travel the world and see different people and other cultures, then it would probably be a much nicer planet. And while there are many … Read More

MailChimp Has Got Swag

MailChimp Has Got Swag

MailChimp is one of my favorite tools and I use it often to manage my email campaigns. Not only is it incredibly easy to use, but perhaps even more important, it is FREE. (At least until you get to 2,000 subscribers on your list. After that it is still reasonable!) … Read More

Asian Skinny vs. American Fat

Asian Skinny vs. American Fat

Okay, I normally don’t use the word “fat” but it seemed appropriate in this context. When I was in Asia visiting Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam, we were hard-pressed to find one person who I would consider to be overweight. In some of the villages we visited,  underweight was the … Read More

Ha Long Bay = Heaven!

Ha Long Bay = Heaven!

I’m on a trip of a trip of a lifetime to SE Asia with my mom and good friend Sandra. See my original post here where I explain the how and why of us coming halfway around the world. Special thanks to my many travel blogger friends who were loaded with advice … Read More

Highlights From Hanoi

Highlights From Hanoi

I’m on a trip of a trip of a lifetime to SE Asia with my mom and good friend Sandra. See my original post here where I explain the how and why of us coming halfway around the world. Special thanks to my many travel blogger friends who were loaded with advice … Read More

Send My Love to Laos

Send My Love to Laos

I’m on a trip of a trip of a lifetime to SE Asia with my mom and good friend Sandra. See my original post here where I explain the how and why of us coming halfway around the world. Special thanks to my many travel blogger friends who were loaded … Read More

My Services

Selected as One of Central Florida’s Most Influential

Selected as One of Central Florida’s Most Influential

Speaking

I am available to speak on a variety of issues, ranging from talking about social media and blogging to parent education on online and cyber safety issues.

Past Presentations

Bess on stage at FLBlogCon

Bess on stage at FLBlogCon

Bess on Orlando Live

Bess as a featured guest on Orlando Live

Bess Auer presenting at Second Harvest Food Bank about blogging for a cause - read more at BessAuer.com

Bess Auer at Second Harvest Food Bank about blogging for a cause.

Rates

Rates vary based on the project and time needed. Whether it is a full-blown website or just a walk-thru on how to use social media, I can help. And, don’t be afraid to inquire because I am affordable! (Psst! I under-promise and over-deliver!)
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Bess Auer

About Bess

Founder of FLBlogCon

  • A one-day gathering of the state’s biggest bloggers and social media pros – flblogcon.com
  • The third annual conference was held at Full Sail University
  • One of the largest conferences of its kind in the southeast

Professional Blogger

Bess in a Chevy commercial

Bess in a Chevy commercial

Veteran Teacher

  • 17 years in the classroom
  • Responsible for creating a new technology class taught exclusively on iPads
  • Worked with students on blogging, social media, and developing a digital footprint

Event Organizer

  • Founder and host of FLBlogCon, an annual one-day conference that brings together Florida’s biggest bloggers and most influential social media enthusiasts (Tweets delivered to over 14.6 million timelines from the 2013 conference)
  • Co-Host and organizer of the Florida Film Festival‘s first-ever official Tweet Up, April 2011
  • Host of various tweet ups and blogger gatherings
Bess co-hosting with Mark Baratelli at the Florida Film Festival

Bess co-hosting with Mark Baratelli at the Florida Film Festival

Television and Broadcast Experience

Published Novelist and Writer

Membership and Tech Experiences

Bess at the NASA Tweet Up - photo by Chris Gent.

Bess at the NASA Tweet Up – photo by Chris Gent.


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Bess Auer

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