How to Turn Your Website Bio Into a Selling Tool

By Jane Atkinson

How do we write a killer website bio that makes our clients pick up the phone or email us to ask us if their date is free on our calendars? Do you think someone who charges $1,000 per biography might know something about it? Last year I had copywriter Caroline Mays on my podcast to talk about writing a killer website bio. Her wisdom was so, ahem, a-Mays-ing, I wanted to share some of the […]

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 […]

The Results of the 2015 Best Website Contest Are In

By Jane Atkinson

The 2015 Best Website Contest this year brought in dozens of nominated sites, hundreds of votes and loads of learning. Thank you, everybody, for participating! Not only do we appreciate you looking at the sites and voting, but those that threw their hat in the ring put themselves out there for “judgment”, and that is not always easy. Kudos to you. So, in that regard, everyone who entered is a winner. However, unlike kids hockey […]

‘Best Website Contest’ Finalists Announced! It’s Time to Vote!

By Jane Atkinson

Oh boy, we had an amazing number of websites to review for this year’s Best Website Contest. I encourage you to go through the submitted sites and my comments, as the idea behind this contest is learning and there are a lot of great tips and ideas. If your website was submitted and didn’t make it to the semi-finals, please know that there were just so many great sites to choose from, that even some […]