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Social Media and Email Marketing for Small Businesses

Cost: Free

This series of workshops on social media and email marketing are geared towards the needs of small businesses.

For more information on each of the upcoming workshops, click on the title:

Facebook Bootcamp for Woman-Owned Businesses

Google+ for Small Business, Parts 1 & 2 

The Pinterest Opportunity: Get Started with Interest

Making the Case for Mobile

Getting Started with Facebook for Business

Blogging for Business, Parts 1 & 2

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Facebook Bootcamp for Woman-Owned BusinessesFacebook Bootcamp for woman owned businesses will occur on May 16.
Friday, May 16, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Space is limited! Registration closes May 7
Cost: $99

Register Here

Join us for this interactive bootcamp for woman-owned business owners looking to use Facebook to grow their businesses. Learn key elements for growing your brand on Facebook, create an action plan, and receive a personalized critique of your social media plan.

During the Bootcamp you will:

  • Create a fabulous timeline for your business
  • Build a strategy for developing community engagements, connecting with current clients and expanding your reach
  • Develop content and time management strategies
  • Learn to use graph search on Facebook to build your local presence
  • Build customized tabs for your Facebook page

ADDED BONUS: Participants are invited to join a moderated Facebook group to continue developing their skills after the Bootcamp.

**Please note you must have a business Facebook page created before taking this class.We will offer a set-up class on April 25.**

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Google+ for Small Business, Parts 1 & 2 
Tuesday, March 11 and Tuesday, March 25, 9:30 – 11:30 am
Cost: Free

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Part One: Getting Started with G+

  • Why Every Business needs to consider G+ as part of their marketing plan
  • Create a Basic Personal Profile/ Business Page
  • Turn Your Profile into 24/7 Digital Business Card

Part Two: Using G+: Making the Circle

  • Creating Circles
  • Create great content
  • Google Hangouts- what are they and will they grow my business?

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The Pinterest Opportunity: Get Started with Interest
Thursday, April 10, 9:30 – 11:30 am
Cost: Free

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Learn how to use Pinterest as a business marketing tool.

  • Get Started with Pinterest : Account Basics
  • How to Style your photos
  • Navigating Your Way Around Pinterest
  • Creating and Curating Boards

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Making the Case for Mobile
Thursday, April 17, 9:30 – 11:30 am
Cost: Free

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Today, lots of consumers are using mobile devices to find what they need, to assess their options, to make decisions, and to make purchases. Small businesses and nonprofits who start embracing mobile now will be the ones best able to compete. Let us help you understand this mobile transition so you don't get left behind.

In this webinar we'll be covering:

  • Why you can't ignore mobile even if you think your customers aren't using it
  • How mobile is the new reality for small businesses and nonprofit organizations
  • What you can do today to become more mobile-friendly

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Blogging for Business, Parts 1 & 2
Thursday, May 15 and Thursday, May 22, 9:30 – 11:30 am
Cost: Free

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Learn how to use blogging as a business marketing tool.
Part One: Getting Started with a Business Blog

  • Why Blog
  • What tools to use to set up
  • What types of Blogs are there?
  • What kind of content should I share

Part Two: Build your Blog Community

  • Creating a Strategy for engagement
  • Making Money with your Blog
  • How to monetize, tips and tricks
  • Integrating the “Social” of Social media into your blog

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Getting Started with Facebook for Business
Friday, April 25, 9:30 – 11:30 am
Cost: Free

Register Here

Set up your business facebook page during this hands-on workshop and learn 3 tips on the value of how this great social media tool can enhance your business.

**Please note you must have a personal Facebook page created before taking this class.**

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