How to Get Started in Social Media Marketing

Answer the questions: “where do I begin?” and “which social media options are appropriate for my business?”

This two-hour workshop is designed for small business owners who are not currently using social media to market their businesses. It will demonstrate step-by-step how to get started in social media and help business owners navigate the many options available to determine which are the most useful for their businesses.

Topics covered:

  • Overview of the most popular social media marketing tools
  • Benefits of social media
  • Social media best practices
  • Benefits of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Blogging, and YouTube
  • How to get started in Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Blogging, and YouTube
Registration Deadline
Tuesday, 09/09/2014  09/05/2014
 Thursday, 12/11/2014 12/08/2014


Fee: There is a non-refundable materials fee of $20 to attend.

The registration form and fee must be in the office on or before the deadline date.

To pay by check or money order:

Make check or money order payable to “UMWSBDC”. Mail to: UMWSBDC, 1125 Jefferson Davis Highway, Fredericksburg, VA 22401.

If you prefer to pay with cash, please come to the office during the following office hours: 8 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Where: The workshop will be held at the Univeristy of Mary Washington Center for Economic Development at Eagle Village located at 1125 Jefferson Davis Highway, Suite 400, Fredericksburg, VA 22401.
Time: The seminar is held from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m.
Contact: If you have any questions, please contact our office at 540-654-1096.

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