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Not sure where to start? New to public speaking? Want to know more about the CFP process for technology conferences? You’ve come to the right place.
Here are some tips and resources compiled from experienced speakers and writers.
- VM Brasseur’s big open source list of conference speaking tips
- John Sundell’s top 4 tips for new conference speakers
- How and why to speak at tech conferences by Nick Heiner
- 10 things conference organizers want speakers to do
- An awesome open source list of speakers you can follow online
- Zach Holman’s wonderful list of tips at Speaking.io
- Lifehack’s Public Speaking Guide
- Hacker News’ favorite tech talks
- Speak to Succeed - A blog with lots of public speaking tips
- “How I Prepare a Tech Talk” by Matthew Gerstman
- 23 Presentation Tips for Technical Talks by Tanya Janca
- A Comprehensive and Practical Guide to Technical Presentations by Jeremy Likness
- Larry Garfield’s Three Paragraph Pitch for writing CFP Abstracts
- Emma Wedekind’s Twitter Thread with hundreds of tips as replies
- Advice for Junior Conference Speakers by Nicolas Fränkel
- CFP Land Blog - Speaking Tips, Interviews, and Advice for New Speakers
We will continue to keep this list up to date as we find more. If you want to submit your own resource, contact [email protected].