Small Business Development Center
At Chemeketa Center for Business & Industry
chemeketa students

Monthly Archives: August 2011

Social Media Marketing

By Chemeketa SBDC

Have you ever wondered about whether social media might be helpful in your business?

Maybe you’ve dabbled in Facebook, but you’re not sure how it’s anything but a time-waster or how you can help your business growth. You’re in good company.

Social media gets a lot of hype for good reason — it has tremendous potential for benefiting your business, your relationships with clients, and increasing your revenue. It doesn’t cost anything more than time and a willingness to learn some new skills.

Interested in learning more useful ways to use social media?

Social Media Marketing is a 4-part series that takes place in our state-of-the-art computer lab.

In this 4-part series, you’ll learn how to use Facebook, Twitter, and e-newsletters to their fullest potential in your business as well as understand how to measure their effectiveness. Each class offers both instruction and lab time with ample opportunity to ask questions.

The series is taught by a friendly, knowledgeable instructor so you can get answers to your specific questions and get real-time feedback.

Make social media work for you!
Choose from any (or all) of the following 4 classes in the Social Media Marketing series:

1. Marketing with Facebook

Bring your questions and learn how Facebook can revolutionize your marketing plan. Suitable for Facebook beginners and advanced users. March 6, 10:30 am – 12 pm

2. Newsletter Marketing

Learn the five best practices for e-mail marketing and how it can increase your sales and fanbase. March 13, 10:30 am – 12 pm

3. Marketing with Twitter

Perfect for Twitter skeptics. Learn how this free marketing tool could increase your customer loyalty and become an important part of your marketing strategy. March 20, 10:30 am – 12 pm

4. Website Analytics

Go beyond Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and discover powerful tools that help you interpret your website traffic and what it means for your sales and marketing strategy. March 27, 10:30 am – 12 pm

Details about the series

Cost: $45 each class or $139 for the series
Registration : 503.399.5088
Location: Chemeketa Center for Business & Industry, 626 High Street NE, Downtown Salem; free parking available