Doterati held its first event — the Social Media Breakfast — yesterday, and it was great to see everyone who came out.

Rob Williams from OrangeJack gave a great intro to all the various social media tools available, I said some things about the basics of blogging and the business case behind it, and Mark Krupinski from Rasmussen College cleaned up with an outstanding overview of online brand management tools and best practices. We wrapped up with a lively Q&A with the many incredibly smart people who attended the event.

Here’s everything about blogging that I could cram into 20 minutes:

For more from the event, check out Gregg Pollack’s video at And if you’re in central Florida, or the next time you’re visiting, check out the good folks at Doterati… They’re building a first-class professional organization over there.