Class Information

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   2015 Classes

    Skagit Valley College, Mount Vernon WA

    Wednesdays, 6:30-8pm

    April 22      “Almost” Free Marketing

    May 6         Linked InSights

    May 20       Facebook 201 – for Business


Class Descriptions 

Social Media Basics – What does my Business need?

Have you been avoiding social media marketing but know you need to do it? In this Introduction to Social Media, we'll talk about the top 10 most important Social Media platforms for your business. You’ll learn WHAT it is, WHY it’s worth your time and money, and  WHICH ones are the best fit for your company.


(Almost) Free Marketing for Businesses           

This class is for businesses that want to take advantage of effective marketing strategies that are available everybody, without reinventing the wheel. Not sure which marketing options are best for your business?  We will address the pros and cons of Facebook, Pinterest, Linked-In, review sites, Newsletters, Networking, and more! A great class for new businesses who don’t want to spend lots of money with little results.

Marketing Plan Revamp

This class is for Businesses that need to create a Marketing Plan or need to revamp their current one. Social Media is a marketing game changer that most businesses need to take advantage of. We will discuss connecting with your target market, the marketing options available to you, who you should be partnering with, and what makes your business stand out from your competition. You will develop a clear Marketing Plan that you’ll be excited to get started!

Linked InSights

Do you have a LinkedIn profile but are not sure what to do with it or how to use it? In this class we’ll show you how to navigate LinkedIn, Develop an effective profile, stay current in your industry, take advantage of email marketing options, and Increase your professional network. This will be an information packed class, so bring your notebook! Class space is limited.

Facebook 101 – Create a Business Page

We’ll walk you step by step to set up your Facebook Business Fan page. You’ll learn why it’s such a valuable marketing tool, develop a Facebook marketing plan,

and get helpful tips for keeping it managed in as little as one hour a week. We will also

discuss engagement strategies and developing a good Fan base, which generates customer leads. 

Facebook 201 – Content & Navigation for your Business Page          

Do you have your Facebook Business page up, but have NO idea of what to put on it? This class will provide you a list of posting topics, and give you ideas to increase the number of “LIKES” on your page. We’ll also cover tips for navigating Facebook efficiently and create a “An hour a week” management plan.

Pinterest for your Business                 

If you have a product based business that is eye catching- THIS is the class for you! Pinterest is also valuable for service based businesses too, and is the fastest growing referral site online! We’ll walk you step by step to set up your Pinterest Business account, create “Boards” and “Pins” that are effective and lead customers back to your website. Learn how to manage your account in as little as one hour a week.