Adding Marketing to Your Writing Toolkit – 1 February 2018 [Meeting]

To those of us with a technical background, any kind of marketing work can seem like a dark art indeed. But technical writers have always been involved in white papers, spec sheets, and similar pieces. Even online help is being mined by marketers for its “SEO juice”. You’re probably already close to being able to add “Marketing” to your skill set. Come watch as Floyd Smith, published author and Director, Content Marketing at very technical startup NGINX, shows you how to stretch to new horizons. 

About Our Speaker

Floyd Earl Smith is an experienced technical writer, marketer, and manager. His work background includes Apple, AltaVista, AOL – and that’s just the A’s! Published books include Programming the Intel 80386 Director, Content Marketing for NIGNX, a San Francisco-based tech startup.

Meeting Logistics

Date: Thursday, 1 February 2018.
Location: Brass Door Restaurant, 2154 San Ramon Valley Blvd, San Ramon, CA 94583
About our meetings

Note: You don’t have to be an official STC member to attend the meetings.

Directions

Going 680 North, take Crow Canyon Road exit, turn left, cross over the freeway.

Going 680 South, take Crow Canyon Road exit, turn right.

Then, take the 1st right onto San Ramon Valley Blvd. Restaurant is ½ mile on the right.

Schedule

5:30 – Networking
6:15 – Dinner
6:45 – Chapter Business
7:15 – Program
8:30 – Adjourn
We hold a raffle at the end of the meeting.

Reserve by Monday, 29 January 2018
Three Days Before Meeting!

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