Websites for Authors and Books

Upcoming Appearances

Date Venue Address
February 13, 2019
9:00am - 5:00pm
San Miguel Writers’ Conference & Literary Festival Hotel Real De Minas
San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, Mexico
As the largest and most prestigious co-cultural, bi-lingual literary gathering in the Americas, each February the San Miguel Writers’ Conference & Literary Festival attracts distinguished authors, established and emerging writers, industry experts, teaching professionals, and avid readers from the United States, Canada, Mexico, and Europe.
February 26, 2019
10:00am - 1:00pm
Build Your Own Website in a 3-Hour Workshop 2730 Historic Decatur Rd #202-204
San Diego, CA 92106
This hands-on, in-person workshop will teach you to build and launch a website from scratch or import the content from an existing site. You will walk in with no website development experience. You will walk out with the professional website you’ve always wanted and the skills to manage the new site on your own. Your author website is the single most important element of your branding. Take control of it with Pub Site. *Requirements: Since this is a hands-on workshop, you will need to bring your own laptop.
July 11, 2019
9:00am - 5:00pm
Berrett-Koehler Author Marketing Workshop San Diego
CA
John Burke and Fauzia Burke will be speaking. More details to come!

Recent Appearances

Date Venue Address
September 23, 2018
10:00am - 1:00pm
San Diego Writers, Ink 2730 Historic Decatur Rd #202-204
San Diego, CA 92106
In this hands-on, in-person workshop, you will learn how to use Pub Site, the easy-to-use platform for building author websites. By the end of the 3-hour session, you will have built your website! You will learn what you should have on your website, how to add text, images and links, how to integrate social media and a mailing list into your site, how to add bookseller links, and even ecommerce. Learn about search engine optimization and meta tags. Join John and Fauzia Burke, founders of Pub Site, for an easy and educational workshop! $45 for members, $54 for non-members. Bring your own laptop.
September 7, 2018
7:00pm - 8:00pm
San Diego Writers, Ink 2730 Historic Decatur Rd #202-204
San Diego, CA 92106
Free Presentation: Author Websites Made Easy by John Burke Co-Founder of Pub Site. It’s indisputable: All authors and small publishers must have their own mobile-friendly, professional looking website. It is, by far, the most important element of your marketing strategy. John Burke will take you through design, content, interactivity and functionality options for creating a successful and easy to maintain website. John has over 20 years of experience building author and publisher websites, including sites for Sue Grafton, Tom Clancy and Jonathan Kellerman.