For the next few weeks, we’ll be introducing you to our #WeAllGrow Summit Top 35. ¿Qué es eso? It’s a special group of blogueras that believed so much in #WeAllGrow Summit, that they jumped on the opportunity to grab a very specially discounted ticket within hours of our announcement. Because of their commitment and passion, we celebrate them now in a series of small, yet passion-filled, interviews. Check them all out here.
Eva Smith is an IT architect by trade and likes to spend her time between Engineering and New Media. Through her blog, Tech Food Life, she shares technology trends, food, entertainment and lifestyle news. She has received various awards and recognitions including, Latina’s “25 Women Who Shine in Tech“, Ford’s Mujer Legendaria Inteligente, USA Today’s 6 Latin@ Bloggers to Watch and Voxxi’s Most Powerful Women in Social Media. Learn more about her here.
1. What does the word "Grow" mean to you in your blogging career?
As a content creator it is very important to periodically review our list of goals to ensure that every opportunity takes us to the next level. If I am consistently reaching my goals then I am growing as a content developer.
2. What excites you about growth?
The possibilities for continual growth excite me. If I stay focused on my vision and goals the sky is the limit! 8 years ago when I started blogging as a hobby I never would have dreamed that we could monetize our expertise with freelance writing yet alone leverage our growth to open doors to new careers in media & publishing.
3. How can one community grow together?
I participate in several blogging communities and find that the support of other members is invaluable. Having other people in similar situations to share their experiences and tips can help other community members.
4. How do you proactively help others grow?
As a community member I support other members by helping to amplify their voices and provide blogging and social media tips to help them become more effective writers.
5. What do you hope to get out of #WeAllGrow Summit?
I hope to get additional skills to grow my blog traffic, visual appeal and career as a content developer.