This series of free 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:
The holiday season will be here before you know it and we want you to be prepared for the rush. We put together a seminar packed with practical advice on making this your business’ best holiday season yet! During this workshop, learn how to:
• Develop a holiday marketing strategy
• Make your promotions stand out in a crowded inbox
• Run special offers that drive results
• Create content that people will want to share
Learn the essential strategies and best practices for successful social media marketing including discussion of various social media networks and tools, how to develop relationships, drive sales, and engagement, as well as how to incorporate social into your business without losing productivity.
Master email communications with this comprehensive look at best practices and winning strategies for getting and keeping quality subscribers, increasing email deliverability and open rates, writing good headlines and content, saving time, getting readers to take action, and more!
Constant Contact’s Email Marketing tool makes it easy for you to stay in touch with the people who matter to your business and stay top-of-mind by providing meaningful content. In this demo you will learn how to easily build an email marketing campaign, branding it to your business, and publishing it to your social networks.
Learn how to get the best Return on Your Investment and capture potential new clients to grow your business through networking online including...
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.**
Fabulous Facebook Pages!
Facebook can be a valuable tool for your business. In this workshop you will learn how to create an awesome Facebook strategy, create excellent and engaging content and build a raving fan base.
This is a hands on class in our computer lab and space is limited. **Please note this class is for users that already have a Facebook business page created.**
Are your email and social media marketing programs creating new business for you? They should be. Come learn how to develop a marketing plan based on your unique business needs using email and social media to connect to the audience that matters to you. In this free workshop, small businesses and nonprofit organizations will learn easy-to-implement tactics for creating and measuring marketing campaigns without spending a lot of time or money. Participants will leave with a workbook full of ideas for timing their messages, writing winning subject lines, brainstorming offers or content to try, and how best to approach their next marketing campaign. This is a great class for beginners or anyone looking to grow their business in less time and with a small budget.
Come learn how holding classes, hosting open houses, or having any type of event can create lasting engagement with your customers and prospects. Create opportunities to stay in touch and turn happy event attendees into new, future business and learn how to easily manage the whole process online. Get your event up and running fast!
Google's social network Google Plus has passed 500 million members. The Google +1 button is used each day worldwide more than 5 billion times. Businesses use Google Plus to improve their online find-ability and convert searches into sales.
This is a two hour class open to anyone who wants to learn how to use Google Plus for their business. Whether you work for yourself or for a large organization, this class will teach you the tools you need to succeed on this popular social network.
Covering the following:
• Profile setup
• Integrating with other google services
• Developing Google+ circles
• How to upload and tag images
• Sharing documents and having web chats through Google Hangouts
• Tracking the hottest topics on Google
• Increasing web traffic to your website or blog
• Reviewing competitors’ activity
Learn to Blog Effectively: To Blog or Not to Blog?
Monday, November 18, 2013
6:30 - 8:30pm
We all read blogs. They give us instant access to information, insight into other people, and provide multiple viewpoints on specific subjects. But sometimes, reading a blog just doesn’t cut it. Sometimes, you realize YOU are the one who has something relevant to add to the online conversation. In those cases, starting your own blog may be exactly the thing to do.
Come learn the basics in getting started in this two hour session:
• How to Get Your Blog Started on the Right Foot
• Questions to Ask as you Begin Blogging
• How to Choose a Web Host for Your Blog
• Why Your Blog Design is So Important