Some people don’t know this about me, but I actually spent several years working with a major blogging conference. During my time there, I served in multiple roles, and I learned a lot about networking at conferences.

There’s an art to it, but more importantly… there are some secrets about attending conferences that most people don’t know.

This is not a list of things like “don’t forget your business cards” (even though you totally shouldn’t forget your business cards). And I’m not going to tell you to pack comfortable shoes (even though you totally should pack those shoes). Those kinds of things are no-brainers, and I see conference attendee tips all the time that list stuff like that.

This list of tips is for people who are ready to hustle. It’s for people who want to squeeze every single opportunity out of their time at the conference. It’s for bloggers who are ready to make things happen.

If that’s you… I’ve got some secrets to share!

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