TravelCon is Again! Come Be a part of Us!

TravelCon is Again! Come Be a part of Us!

TravelCon is Again! Come Be a part of Us!

A screenshot of the TravelCon 2024 homepage for the conference in Portland, OR
Posted: 4/8/2024 | April eighth, 2024

TravelCon is again! In 2022, after 5 years (by a pandemic), I ended TravelCon. Nonetheless, my associates at FinCon supplied to run it (thus lowering my workload) so we introduced it again! In case you’re media or PR within the journey trade, that is the very best trade occasion so that you can attend!

TravelCon is a three-day journey media occasion that focuses on serving to you enhance your craft, study new enterprise abilities, community together with your friends, and join you with all of the superior manufacturers and tourism boards that attend!

This yr, TravelCon shall be Might 15-Seventeenth in Portland, Oregon and can function pre- and post-event journeys; meet-ups; dinner events; and in-depth, actionable talks. The purpose is to assist journey creators go professional by turning their ardour right into a career after which scale their on-line enterprise.

At TravelCon, you’ll be able to:

  • Enhance your craft within the 4 main areas of journey: video, pictures, writing, and running a blog
  • Be taught what’s sizzling, what works, and what doesn’t within the trade
  • Preserve present on the very best practices in digital journey publishing
  • Study new services within the trade
  • Meet locations and journey manufacturers
  • Be taught from specialists exterior the journey trade
  • Make connections with different journey lovers
  • Have a ton of enjoyable!!!


What are you able to count on this yr?

TravelCon is the enterprise occasion for journey creators. The TravelCon periods this yr are going to give attention to two issues: going professional and scaling.

“Go Professional” periods will empower part-time creators to go full-time with subjects similar to:

  • Increasing your attain utilizing superior website positioning, adverts, & electronic mail advertising.
  • Discovering creator instruments and providers to streamline your workflow.
  • Diversifying the way you monetize your content material, together with online marketing and collaborations.
  • Constructing efficient partnerships with CVBs, DMOs, journey boards, journey manufacturers, and native companies.

“Scale” periods are for full-time creators who’re able to scale their model, attain, content material, and revenue, with subjects similar to:

  • Equipping your model with the appropriate crew members, instruments, and providers.
  • Diversifying your income streams, together with product improvement, programs, or membership communities.
  • Sustaining stability to avoiding burnout as a full-time creator and digital nomad.
  • Leveraging AI & different rising tech for content material creation & enterprise progress.


Networking Alternatives

Connecting manufacturers and creators is on the core of our occasion. We offer a lot of alternatives to “discover your individuals” and do enterprise in a method that feels pure and natural.

  • Expo – That includes Journey Boards, Manufacturers, CVBs, DMOs, creator service suppliers, and extra — many with specially-curated gives, partnerships, and merchandise to debate with attendees. Over 40 manufacturers and DMOs are attending this yr!
  • 1:1 Conferences – Schedule one-on-one conferences with manufacturers, sponsors, and journey boards utilizing our occasion software program. All attendees can take part!
  • Meetups – Discover your individuals in meetups tailor-made to your platform or niches. Our purpose is to attach you with as many creators as potential!
  • Creator Conversations – These are a hybrid between a session and mini masterminds led by creators and targeted on subjects which are extra area of interest than normal. They supply a possibility to attach with different like-minded journey creators and to study from one another.
  • Night Occasions – Who doesn’t love letting unfastened together with your journey associates? Have enjoyable on the Welcome Reception, Dinner Golf equipment, Late Evening Meetups, and extra.


Audio system

Like in earlier years, we’re going to have numerous unimaginable audio system. You’ll be able to see a full list on the website, however some confirmed audio system are:

  • Me!
  • Jeff Jenkins, Chubby Diaries
  • Raime Iacofano, Raimee’s Journey
  • Rand Fishkin, website positioning guru
  • Preethi Chandrasekhar, The Keen Traveler
  • Jessica Serna, My Curly Adventures
  • Katherine Fan, Badass freelance author
  • Kemoy Martin, Journey & way of life creator
  • Kristin and Siya, Hopscotch the Globe
  • Rachel Rudwell, Rachel Roams

Come be a part of me for the very best journey present on the market. After all, I’m biased as a result of I began it, however I made this the sort of occasion that I’d need to attend. One which focuses on enterprise, networking, and enhancing your abilities whereas having a very good time doing it.

Tickets are $499 and you’ll purchase them here.

It’s going to be a blast! I hope to see you there!

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