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    Chennai Bloggers Meet @ Tower Park

    View this post on Instagram #chennai #blogger #bloggers #meet #today #evening at #annanagar #tower #park by #chennaibloggersclub. If you are a #creator let's meet and #brainstorm #ideas to #revive the #art of #writing and #blogging 🙂 A post shared by Rajesh K (@wowsuper_net) on Sep 6, 2019 at 6:28pm PDT Today, on behalf of The Chennai Bloggers Club, we organized a Bloggers Meet at Tower Park, Annanagar, Chennai. Around 11 of us bloggers turned up to discuss how we can revive interest in the art of blogging and the power of words, especially with youngsters who are gravitating towards Youtube and Instagram – mostly. My association with Chennai Bloggers Club…

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    GoFloaters Popup Expo on Sep. 14 (Sat)

    GoFloaters, a company that offers co-working spaces, meeting rooms and event spaces on hourly/daily rent to startups, freelancers, and everyone else, is organizing a popup expo to promote products & services from Chennai Creators. Date: Sep. 14, Saturday. Time: 11 A.M. to 5 P.M. Venue: Tea Trails, Nungambakkam, Chennai. Here are the brands that are participating in this expo – Destination Infinity

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    Taboola: Connecting Local Language Publishers & Advertisers in India

    Yesterday I went to a Press Roundtable meet organized by Taboola in Chennai. Taboola calls themselves as a Content Discovery Platform. They help publishers connect with advertisers in the digital medium – both web & mobile. For advertisers, they help their sponsored message reach people consuming content on the open web, excluding search and social networks – mostly on publisher websites and mobile properties. With publishers, they share the revenue earned from advertisers for the clicks on their properties, on a CPC (Cost Per Click) basis. They also work with local language publishers in India publishing in Tamil, Telugu, Hindi and other languages in addition to publishers publishing in English.…

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    Launch of 150th edition of eMagazine PreSense @ Chennai

    Prime Point Foundation is a Non-Profit trust that works for the betterment of communications, media, digital journalism, etc. especially in Tamil Nadu. They publish a monthly eMagazine called ‘PreSense‘ in PDF format which anyone can download and read, free of cost. I have been following Prime Point and PreSense since I attended their Sansad Ratna Awards at IIT Madras a couple of years ago. Sansad Ratna Awards event is a function to award outstanding parliamentarians. It is also a forum that brings people, media, and policymakers together to brainstorm ideas for the betterment of our political system. Prime Point Foundation is organizing an event to celebrate the release of the…

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    Marina Open 3 [2019]: WheelChair Tennis Event @ Chennai

    The third edition of Marina Open 3, a wheelchair tennis tournament, is scheduled to be held at Chennai from Aug. 7 – 10, 2019. People with walking impairments, who are wheelchair-bound, learn to play tennis sitting on their wheelchairs and compete against each other on a regular tennis court. This is an individual event and this year about 65 participants are expected to be in the fray for the title and prize money of approx. 30,000 INR for the winner. L&T is the title sponsor for this event and Astha Foundation/IWTT is the organizer. Here is the promo video I made to promote this event. This event is being organized…

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    Benefits of Blogging for Business

    View this post on Instagram A post shared by Rajesh K (@wowsuper_net) on Jul 21, 2019 at 8:38am PDT Today, I took a session on ‘Benefits of Blogging for Business‘ at Makers of Milkshake, Thoraipakkam, Chennai. It was facilitated through MarkHive Meetup group, focused on getting marketing professionals together and sharing ideas. Since I have been a professional/full-time blogger for 6-years, I was invited to share my thoughts on this topic. I still maintain my blogs, and I enjoy writing on this lifestyle blog, but only as a hobby. I will be using content marketing for my video creation website and I intend to create a lot of blog posts…

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    Selfie with Mohit Sharma (CSK) @ Advanced Hair Studio Event

    View this post on Instagram A post shared by Rajesh K (@wowsuper_net) on Apr 30, 2019 at 3:50am PDT Being a professional blogger comes with its own perks. Advanced Hair Studio invited us to an event, on the occassion of completing 10-years of operation in the Indian subcontinet, at ITC Grand Chola, Chennai. They had invited Sourav Ganguly (Needs no introduction – I assume) & Mohit Sharma (Current CSK player and former Indian Cricketer). You can see our selfie with Mohit Sharma above. I know what you are thinking – why on earth would he not take a selfie with Sourav Ganguly? Well, despite our best efforts, we have to…

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    Apr.22 – May.3: Tamil Plays ~ Summer Drama Festival by Karthik Fine Arts

    View this post on Instagram Talented #drama artists are putting up their #Tamil #plays at Narada Gana Sabha, #Chennai from Apr 22 to May 3. Most of these plays are free of cost to attend.. Pls try to go. @katiechennaifocus, a good friend and fellow bloggers' play is Rail Sneham, on Apr. 24, 7 PM. A post shared by Rajesh K (@wowsuper_net) on Apr 22, 2019 at 4:20am PDT A fellow blogger, Katie – Chennai Focus, is putting up a Tamil play along with family members and friends on Apr. 24 (Wed) 7 P.M. at Narada Gana Sabha, Alwarpet. Their play is titled – ‘Rail Sneham’ and it is about…

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    eWIT’s 13th Anniversary Event – 2019

    eWIT (Empowerment of Women in IT) is a platform to unleash the potential for women and to drive their growth in the IT/ITES industry. Women associated with the IT/ITES industry by education or profession can become a member of EWIT. eWIT’s Activities Include: Programs/Workshops/Networking Events. Awards/Competitions to identify and encourage talents. Consultancy & knowledge-sharing in women-centric policies like gender sensitivity, gender harrassment, anti-sexual harrassment, etc. Academic initiatives via interaction with college students to bridge industry-academia gap. There is an annual membership fee of Rs. 500 for individuals, and there are bulk membership plans for corporate/academic sectors as well. For further information, you can download eWIT’s brochure from here (PDF). Today…

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    UK Alumni Awards 2019, Taj Connemara, Chennai

    I was invited to the UK Alumni Awards 2019 ceremony that was held at Taj Connemara, Chennai, on Mar. 15. It seems this is the first time this award ceremony has been held outside Delhi. Alumni Awards celebrate the achievement of international alumni who have studied at a UK institution within the last ten years. https://www.britishcouncil.in/study-uk/alumni-awards-winners There are three categories under which outstanding alumni are chosen – Social Impact Award, Professional Achievement Award & Entrepreneurial Award. The names of the finalists in each category are listed here. Before the awards ceremony began, there was a panel discussion on the state of education and the need to refine it in conjunction…

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