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If there is anyone who can teach us about how blogging can become a business or how blogging can lead to other sources of income, it is Anton Diaz.
Anton Diaz will be my guest speaker in a seminar about blogging on August 20, 2016. The title of the seminar is, “From Blog to Business.” This will be held in Naga City, Camarines Sur.
Read more about Anton (info taken from ourawesomeplanet.com):
Anton worked for the biggest multinational company in the Philippines for 12+ years, straight out of college, before becoming a full time Online Entrepreneur. He was the Chief Information Officer of Procter & Gamble Philippines when he finally quit his day job and decided to take his blog, Our Awesome Planet, to the next level in 2008.
OurAwesomePlanet.com, which he started in 2005, is the number #1 food and travel blog in the Philippines with close to a million hits in a month, hundreds of thousands of followers and readers, and is still growing. His advocacy is to promote the “Food and Travel Secrets in the Philippines and South East Asia” and to inspire Filipinos that living in the Philippines is truly awesome!
He is also the co-founder of the successful weekend markets called Mercato Centrale @ Bonifacio Global City.
He was recognized as Go Negosyo’s Inspiring Young Filipino Entrepreneur Award in 2010. He was featured in Go Negosyo’s 7th book: “Go Negosyo’s 50 Inspiring Stories of Young Entrepreneurs” in 2011.
In 2015, Anton Diaz received the first Tourism Star Award for media by the Department of Tourism (http://tourismstar.ph/awardees) for his valuable contribution in promoting Philippine cuisine and destinations through his blog Our Awesome Planet thereby encouraging tourists to visit and taste the best in what the Philippines has to offer.
Our Awesome Planet is recognized as one of the Top Food and Travel Blogs in the world!