The 2017 Best Speaker Website Contest Winner is Announced!

By Jane Atkinson

This year’s Best Speaker Website contest was one of the closest contests in our history. Thank you to everyone who voted! We run this contest for two main reasons. The first is so that we can both point out what elements are needed to create a compelling speaker website that gets you hired and share real examples. The second reason, and maybe the more important, is that we want to get you thinking about what […]

Share Your Nominees for the 2017 Best Speaker Website Contest

By Jane Atkinson

It has been two years since we ran our “Best Speaker Website Contest” and once again, much has changed in website design and fads in that time. We have seen a shift away from photo carousels and more folks opting for parallax scrolling websites. Hero images have gotten bigger. Fonts have gotten bolder. While any of these things could be considered good or bad, ultimately it comes down to personal taste. For this year’s contest, […]

The Best Website Contest is Back!

By Jane Atkinson

Well, it is time again for our best website contest for speaking experts. Boy, we’ve come a long way and seen many changes to web design since our contest last ran! We’ve seen carousels (slide decks) come and go from homepages and I am glad for that as it often led to a lack of focus. We’ve also seen a bigger focus on blogs, social media buttons everywhere, and scrolling websites are now the norm. […]