RSS (or Really Simple Syndication) provides a convenient way for you to receive content “feeds” from a variety of sources, including the latest blog headlines from DigiMarCon and our network of sites.
When you subscribe to an RSS feed, new stories and updates are automatically delivered to you the moment they are published. In order to subscribe to feeds, you need to download news reader software or use a Web-based news reader. This allows you to access all your feeds in one convenient location.
If you are ready to start there are a few RSS Terms and Conditions you will also need to be aware of before using our feeds. When you are ready;
Subscribe to our Digital Marketing Blog RSS Feed with your favorite RSS Reader:
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More information on RSS
What is an RSS Feed?
RSS (or Really Simple Syndication) provides a convenient way for you to read the latest articles from News.com.au. These articles or content “feeds” are updated at the same time as they are published on News.com.au
The RSS feeds need to be viewed via a news reader or via Microsoft Outlook. There are many free or inexpensive news readers available with various capabilities. Most allows you to access all your feeds in one location.
These RSS feeds are for personal use and can only be used news reader applications. You may not publish headlines from these channels to a web page. By using our RSS feeds, you agree to our RSS terms and conditions.
Viewing Feeds in a Personal RSS Reader
There are a variety of RSS readers available.
Benefits to Publishers that use our RSS Feeds
The benefits of adding an RSS feed to your site include:
Keeping your website sutomatically updated with the latest information
Expanding the content on your site which requires minimal effort to set up
Increasing your site’s “stickiness” and therefore increasing page views
From an SEO (search engine optimisation) perspective, the content may add “freshness” to your site to encourage search engines to crawl your site and more keywords may increase the “relevance” of your page to search engines to every five minutes.
Newz Crawler: Retrieves news from various web sources in background and combines RSS, Atom, Newsgroups and Web pages in one application.
Feed Demon: Unique newspaper layouts and configurable display options.
Awasu: A free RSS reader that integrates with blogging services, podcasts and more.
SharpReader: Allows customisable feed refresh rates and has advanced thread tracking.
NetNewsWire: Newsgator’s service for the Mac X users combining all the features of the Newsgator tool.
Newsfire: A dedicated RSS feed built for your Mac with all the latest features packed in.
Feedly: A popular web based reader that offers syncing between apps and a rich news suggestion algorithm that makes it easy to surface new articles.
Bloglines: Create your profile then search and select from thousands of headline feeds.
NewsGator: Integrates with your blog publishing and lots of upgrade features.
Windows / Mac / Linux
Amphetadesk: Amphetadesk is one for advanced users. This will allow you to tailor your experience regardless of your operating system.
Straw: A feed aggregator for open source desktops.
If you are considering viewing video by RSS, be sure to check that your reader supports video.
What content is provided?
RSS-enabled sites provide RSS feeds that list article headlines, summaries and links back to the full article. Typically the summary is approximately 100 to 200 characters in length providing an overview of the story allowing users to select the stories that most interest them.
Content is frequently updated
Content provided in RSS feeds is updated continuously. The moment we publish a story across our sites it will appear immediately on the RSS feed.
How often should I check for updates to my subscribed feeds?
It is recommended to set the updates to every five minutes.
Business and marketing professionals have a lot of choice in events to attend. As the Premier Digital Marketing Conference & Exhibition Series worldwide see why DigiMarCon stands out above the rest in the marketing industry and why delegates keep returning year after year
Global Event Series
DigiMarCon is the Largest Digital Marketing Conference & Exhibition series in the world, with annual events held in all continents (North America, Latin America, Europe, UK, Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa) in 10 countries (United States, Canada, Mexico, Australia, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Singapore, India, United Arab Emirates and South Africa), across 15 cities (New York, Toronto, San Francisco, Houston, Los Angeles, Chicago, Orlando, Sydney, London, Amsterdam, Singapore, New Delhi, Dubai, Johannesburg and Online). Wherever you are located there is a regional DigiMarCon event nearby you can attend.
5 Star Luxury Event Venues
DigiMarCon Conferences are held in top luxury 5-star event venues across the world such as; Royal Caribbean Cruise Ships, Olympic Stadiums, Marina Bay Sands Expo & Convention Centre and JW Marriott, Marriott Marquis, Hyatt Regency, InterContinental, Loews and Sofitel Hotel properties. Discount hotel room rates at each venue hotel means no hassle getting to and from the venue each day.
Extensive & Memorable Networking Experiences
Building relationships matter! At DigiMarCon Conferences we have more networking breaks on our program than others. On average there are 8 Networking breaks at each event giving delegates ample opportunities in a relaxed atmosphere to meet others over the 2-days at the event; from 1-hour round table networking luncheons to 3-hour dinner receptions. These networking breaks are set in picturesque locations to facilitate memorable experiences while fostering new relationships. Such experiences include enjoying cocktails and the Sunset over the Pacific Ocean on a private Ocean Terrace in Santa Monica, to being on the Sydney Olympic Stadium playing arena at night enjoying cocktails under the lights, to dining at the 360 Revolving Restaurant at the top of the CN Tower in Toronto for a Dinner Reception, enjoying cocktails on a private promenade overlooking Times Square in New York City, or having fun at the Dazzles Night Club onboard the Royal Caribbean Oasis of the Seas for a Farewell Party, etc.
Industry Thought Leaders from Leading Brands
DigiMarCon Keynotes, Panels and Master Classes are facilitated by the foremost thought leaders in the industry, from celebrity social media influencers to CMO’s from the largest Fortune 500 company brands that are disrupting the digital marketing industry, such as Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Amazon, Oracle, Adobe, eBay, Netflix and more. All presentations are pitch-free, and include actionable takeaways, case studies, strategies and tactics, ready to be applied when back in the office.
Premium Comfortable Meeting Spaces
At DigiMarCon Conferences you are never ‘left in the dark’…. literally, in a large room far away from the stage and speakers, crushed in tight theater seating, without even a desk, while sitting in the dark. At DigiMarCon all delegates have premium meeting space in luxurious ballroom well-lit spaces, with comfortable seating with desk enabling delegates to use their laptop to take notes with ample charging facilities onsite in a comfortable space to learn and thrive. All tables are situated close with direct view of the stage.
Value for Money & Generous Discounts
DigiMarCon Conferences are affordable to attend, from single-day event passes up to two-day VIP options at a fraction of the cost of other industry events. We offer significant discounts for early bird registrations. Additionally, on top of time-limited discount pass rates, because budgets are tight, we want to make sure all groups have a chance to attend DigiMarCon. For government employees, students, academic, startups, non-profit organizations and teams, we offer generous discounts off the prevailing registration price.
Collaborative Learning & Audience Participation
Attend DigiMarCon and you become part of the show! DigiMarCon Conferences tap into the talent of the room, drawing from the knowledge and experience of the professionals in the audience. All DigiMarCon events include regular interactive question and answer sessions with speakers and the audience ideal for collaboration, audience polls, along with ice-breaker and group exercises, steered by charismatic Emcees.
Meet the Speakers in Person
DigiMarCon Conferences put you right up and close with the speakers giving you the opportunity to meet these social media influencers which you follow in person. Speakers are never hidden in private speaker rooms away from the audience, they are in the auditorium sitting right beside you and participating.
Exceptional Customer Service
Attending a conference is a well-researched decision. There are many factors to consider such as location, time, venue, cost, speakers, content, etc. At DigiMarCon our results-obsessed Customer Service team are at your service before, during and after the event to help with your needs. It’s at the core of what we do — it drives our business. Offsite, we are ready to assist you via phone, ticket or chat. Onsite at our Conferences, friendly DigiMarCon staff serve as your hosts. They welcome your input and are happy to assist you.
TECHSPO Technology Expo
At all DigiMarCon Conferences is the co-located exclusive event TECHSPO Technology Expo, which showcases the new generation of technology and innovation, including; AdTech, MarTech, Internet, Mobile and SaaS technologies. Be inspired, amazed and educated on how these evolving technologies will impact your business for the better. Access to TECHSPO Technology Expo is included with all DigiMarCon passes.
On Demand Library Access
DigiMarCon All Access & VIP Passes include a 12-month on demand access to hundreds of hours of DigiMarCon speaker keynotes, panels and master class presentations from recent DigiMarCon Conferences, including videos, slide decks and key takeaways, available on demand so you can watch what you want, when you want.
The Largest Digital Marketing Community
Attendees of DigiMarcon Conferences gain membership to an exclusive global Digital Marketing Community of over 500,000 worldwide subscribers to our award-winning digital marketing blog and over 70,000 members to our Digital Marketing Professionals Group in LinkedIn (visit https://www.linkedin.com/groups/2661359/). This global community comprises of innovators, senior marketers and branders, entrepreneurs, digital executives and professionals, web & mobile strategists, designers and web project managers, business leaders, business developers, agency executives and their teams and anyone else who operates in the digital community who leverage digital, mobile, and social media marketing. We provide updates to the latest whitepapers and industry reports to keep you updated on trends, innovation and best practice digital marketing.
How much does it cost to attend DigiMarCon Midwest 2020?
Regular price is $797 (USD) for a main conference access. We are also offering an All Access Pass, which includes the main conference, all Master Classes, Welcome and Farewell Cocktail Receptions and Video on Demand, for $1,097 (USD). Last but not least we have a Virtual Pass/Video On Demand (VOD) option for those who can’t make the conference for $347 (USD). For more information about pricing and the different passes available please click here.
What is included in the Main Conference Pass registration fee?
Your completed Main Conference Pass registration provides you the following:
All General Sessions – Wednesday, June 17th, 2019
TECHSPO Hall (Unlimited Access) – Wednesday, June 17th, 2019
AM/PM Refreshments, Networking Luncheon – Wednesday, June 17th, 2019
Welcome Cocktail Reception – Wednesday, June 17th, 2019
What is included in the All Access Pass registration fee?
Your completed All Access Pass registration provides you everything included in the Main Conference Pass plus the following:
All Master Classes – Thursday, June 18th, 2019
TECHSPO Hall (Unlimited Access) – Thursday, June 18th, 2019
AM Refreshments, Networking Luncheon – Thursday, June 18th, 2019
Farewell Cocktail Reception – Thursday, June 18th, 2019
On Demand – Available online approximately 2 weeks after conference concludes
What is included in the VIP Pass registration fee?
Your completed VIP Pass registration provides you everything included in the All Access Pass plus the following:
VIP Priority Registration Check-In – Wednesday, June 17th, 2019
VIP Seating on General Session Day – Wednesday, June 17th, 2019
VIP Seating on Master Class Day – Thursday, June 18th, 2019
The following forms of payment are accepted: American Express, Visa, MasterCard, and PayPal. Payment is required to complete your registration.
Is there a group discount?
Absolutely! Bring as many colleagues as you’d like! Register FOUR or more people from the same company simultaneously to receive $200 discount off the prevailing registration price for each member of your group.
There are just a few simple Group Registration rules:
All registrants must be employed by the same company.
All members of the group must be registered at the same time. Discounts will not be applied retroactively.
You must pre-register to take advantage of these rates, which will not be offered on site.
Group Registration Rates cannot be combined with any other offers.
Are there academic, government, nonprofit or military discounts?
Academic, Government, Military & Non-Profit discount rates at DigiMarCon Midwest 2020 apply to current full-time employees of academic institutions, federal, state or local government agencies, international government agencies, active military and non-profit organization employees only.
Conference attire is business casual for all events, including the evening events. We do recommend bringing a sweater or light jacket with you since personal preferences vary regarding room temperature.
Can I bring a guest to the conference and networking events?
All attendees at the conference and networking events must be registered attendees who purchased tickets.
Can I send a substitute in my place?
You may send a substitute in your place at any time. All such requests must be submitted by email to registration[at]digimarcon.com (replace at with @). Only requests made by the original registrant will be honored.
What is the refund policy?
You may cancel your participation in DigiMarCon Midwest 2020 at any time, but please be aware of the following cancellation policy listed below.
Registration cancellations received 90 days prior to the Conference incur a 25% processing/administrative fee. Refunds will be issued within 30 days after event. If you must cancel for any reason, notify our registration department by 90 days prior to the Conference. Cancellations less than 90 days prior to the Conference are non-refundable. Substitutions allowed prior to 90 days prior to the Conference with written or Faxed authorization only. No substitutions less than 90 days prior to the Conference. Cancellations less than 90 days prior to the Conference are non-refundable for any reason, including, but not limited to, failure to use DigiMarCon credentials due to illness, acts of God, travel-related problems, acts of terrorism, loss of employment and duplicate purchase. DigiMarCon will not issue refunds for badges that have been revoked.
Unused registrations/applications have no monetary value and cannot be credited to future years or events. DigiMarCon will not issue refunds or credits due to failure to redeem a discount coupon during the registration process. Discounted prices are based on the date payment is received in the DigiMarCon office. Reselling DigiMarCon Midwest 2020 registrations is not permitted.
I live outside of United States, do you accept attendees from other countries?
Yes, international attendees are welcome at each of our conferences.
I live outside of United States and my country requires a Visa to visit United States, can DigiMarCon prepare an invitation letter for me to attend the conference for Visa Processing purposes?
Yes, this is often requested for International Attendees. After you have registered, send a letter request email to email@example.com and provide your address, company name, company title and passport information to be included in the invitation letter.
I live outside of United States and my country requires a Visa to visit United States, if my Visa Application is declined will I get a refund?
You can request a cancellation at any time. Refer to our refund policy for refund eligibility criteria.
Where should I stay in Chicago?
The official conference hotel to stay in Chicago is;
Hyatt Regency McCormick Place 2233 S Martin Luther King Dr Chicago, IL 60616 United States https://digimarconmidwest.com/hyatt-regency-mccormick-place/
Hotel Booking Instructions
To book a room at Hyatt Regency McCormick Place follow the instructions below;
By Phone: Call 1-312-567-1234, ask for reservations, give group name ‘DigiMarCon Midwest 2020’ and arrival date and book.
What networking activities are associated with DigiMarCon Midwest 2020?
A full list of the official conference networking functions are available here.
Will I receive event updates?
Yes, DigiMarCon will send emails periodically to update you on the agenda, event happenings and logistics. Please make sure that the email address registration[at]digimarcon.com (replace at with @) is in your safe senders list to ensure you are receiving all important event information.
How can I submit to speak at DigiMarCon Midwest 2020?
There are a limited number of sponsored keynote speaking spots still available during the conference. Please contact Aaron Polmeer, aaron[at]digimarcon.com (replace at with @), if you are interested in this opportunity.
Can I record what is presented at DigiMarCon Midwest 2020?
Sessions may be audio recorded without special permission for personal use only. They cannot be placed online or transmitted to others without permission.
Sessions may be videoed only with special permission for personal use and also cannot be placed online or transmitted to others. Short audio and video clips may be used for blogging and press coverage of sessions. As a general guide, non-contiguous clips of one minute or less should be used. Contact us if you need guidance about longer clips.
How can we sponsor DigiMarCon Midwest 2020?
Complete the sponsorship inquiry form here for more details on sponsorship, exhibiting and advertising opportunities at DigiMarCon Midwest 2020.
Do you have an affiliate program?
Yes we do. Become a DigiMarCon Affiliate and earn commission on every completed registration referred by your efforts. Click here for details.