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A(nother) Blog is Born!

September 14th, 2008 · 5 Comments · Uncategorized

Welcome to the Trade Show Guru, WordPress blog #4,427,555 (give or take a few hundred). Although I call myself a “guru“, which I will explain more in later posts, I admit that I can be a bit slow to start using new technology. I’m not ashamed to admit that I didn’t “trust” ATM machines when they first came out, and for years would still go inside the bank to deal with a real human. And I was one of the last people I know to get a cell phone. But when I change, I change. I go inside a bank about twice a year now, if that. I no longer have a “land line” at my house, I rely¬†only on my cell phone. Anyway, I seldom read blogs until a year ago. Now for the past six months or so, I’ve been following a handful of blogs regularly, which again, will be the subjects of future posts. One blogger in particular inspired me to finally bite the bullet and start my own blog. I doubt that I will be as prolific with posts as any of these blogs, but I will try. The Trade Show Guru will mix business with pleasure, and other stuff. You will find solid trade show exhibiting advice posted here on a “regular” basis, but you’ll also probably get a lot of general observations, thoughts, and the occasional random rant. My first few posts will be about marketing in general, and trade show marketing, but I also intend to introduce my “friends of the trade show guru” series to thank those blogs and bloggers who have inspired me, and to point out blogs that I think are interesting.

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5 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Will // Oct 21, 2008 at 7:16 pm

    Hey Steve congratulation on the new blog!

    IF you are interested in a few suggestions for useful plugins, email me.

    -Will

  • 2 The Trade Show Guru // Oct 30, 2008 at 11:03 am

    hi Will,
    Thanks for stopping by. It’s interesting now being on the “other side” of a blog, that is, being the “writer” instead of the “reader”. It’s an on-going education, to say the least. I’ll be taking you up on your offer for suggestions!
    ~ Steve

  • 3 Mitch // Nov 6, 2008 at 5:02 pm

    I wish you well with this blog. It’s pretty entertaining, as I’ve already gone through your other posts, so you’re already on your way. Good luck with it all.

  • 4 The Trade Show Guru // Nov 6, 2008 at 5:39 pm

    hi Mitch,
    Thanks for stopping by. To anyone reading this, I recommend they click through to your blog and read your “blogging tips”. Good advice. I hope someday to have the time and energy to post as often as you recommend and as you do on your blog, I’m Just Sharing.
    ~ Steve

  • 5 Mitch // Nov 6, 2008 at 5:55 pm

    Thanks Steve. And taking time to reply to readers is no chore at all, unless you’re trying to respond to 300 posts a day. And I’m not. lol

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