Attendee Spotlight: Wayne Bennett from The Field Negro

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Our Attendee Spotlight is:

Wayne Bennett who's blog is  The Field Negro

What do you hope to experience at Blogging While Brown 2013? 

Meet other bloggers of color and exchange ideas and network

Why did you decide to start a blog?

Because I saw so many things happening at the time that was frustrating me, but I couldn't find a way to openly talk about my frustrations. 

I decided to start writing under a pseudonym until I got outed.

Are there specific types of bloggers you are interested in connecting with at the conference?

Critical thinkers who are socially aware.

What are your top blogging tips for other bloggers?

Keep your posts short and topical.

Where do you see you and your blog in 5 years?

The black Matt Drudge.

Do you need something from your fellow bloggers to take your blogging to the next level?

Marketing tips.

Do you have something to offer bloggers to help them take their blogging to the next level?

I think I have an idea of what people want to read when they go to a blog.

I have tips about making blog posts interesting and insightful.

Welcome back  to BWB !