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Sunday, December 13 • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Why You Should Create A Webcomic

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Zach Wienersmith, creator of SMBC, and Alex Woolfson, the writer and publisher of the full-color yaoi webcomics Artifice and The Young Protectors, talk about why releasing your work as a webcomic is the best way to build an audience, connect with your readers and ultimately earn some income for your hard work. Megan Praz does webcomics for publications such as Autostraddle and SKYD Magazine. They will discuss the reasons why releasing your comic a page a week on the web is superior to other forms of independent publishing and will cover how to set up your Web site, promote your work with online ads, build a fan base, set up a successful donation system and ultimately bring your book to print.

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Megan Praz

Animator/Artist
Megan Praz is an animator/artist and ultimate frisbee enthusiast. Her webcomics are featured on Autostraddle and SKYD Magazine. Her animation is on TV.
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Alex Woolfson

Owner, Yaoi 911
After Alex Woolfson started a successful career as a filmmaker in the Bay Area, he soon realized the best way to make the "big-budget" adventure stories he craved would be as full-color comics. Inspired by the sci-fi thrillers he loved as a kid, he teamed up with illustrator Winona Nelson to create the science-fiction graphic novel, Artifice. In addition to writing and publishing comics, Alex enjoys eating other people's cooking, talking to... Read More →


Sunday December 13, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm
GX Ballroom 2 Marriott - Salon III