Fall Internet Marketing and Blogging Classes at the Writer’s Center

Writer's Center classes on Blogging and social networkingFall is a great time to start on your self promotion and building that Internet platform to promote your writing. Learn the skills you need to know and create your promotional plan to execute over the winter.

Introduction to Blogging
October 1
12:00 – 2:00 p.m.
This introductory class explains what a blog is and what it can do for a writer. It will cover several blogging software options, the basics on how to set up a blog and choose a domain name, how to post, and how to insert images. Participants will get a feel for what sort of content should be included in a post, how to organize their content, how to invite comment, and how to promote themselves on other people’s blogs. Participants will brainstorm topic ideas for participants’ own blogs.
$40.00
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“Very clear, fun introductions. Kept on track. Would take more classes.”

Social Networking for Writers
October 1
3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Does the world of social media make you want to head for a cave? Do you think the world’s all gone to Twitter, Facebook, and other social networks? Learn to navigate the social surf online and in person as you learn how to approach social networking online and off. Recommended, but not mandatory: Familiarity with blogging or having taken Introduction to Blogging.
$40.00
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“This was a very helpful introduction to an overwhelming topic—it does not seem as daunting now, to establish a platform and presence, as it did before I took the class.”

Blogging Tips and Tricks
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November 12
12:00 – 2:00 p.m.
An intermediate level workshop that is best suited for people who are already blogging and want to take their blogs to the next level. Students will learn techniques to improve their posts and their exposure. Basic graphics editing, search engine optimization (SEO), and ways to come up with sustainable topics to write about will be discussed.
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“Angela is a wonderful instructor! This is not an easy topic to cover in two hours, but she did a wonderful job.”

Advanced Marketing
November 12
3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
An advanced class aimed at refining your marketing campaigns both online and off. Build a mailing list and find avenues for free advertising. Advanced techniques for collecting prospect data and maximizing print advertising will be discussed. Participants begin to design their own sales and marketing packages.
$40.00
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