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Marketing & Social Media

Digital Marketing Certificate

Earn a Continuing Education Certificate of Completion for Professional Development. This three-part series covers the essentials of e-marketing. You will explore ways to improve email promotions, increase website traffic, and online advertising techniques. You will receive an email with login instructions by the start date. Please visit yougotclass.org/catalog.cfm/HowardCC or call 443-518-4680 for more information.

Tuition: $495 (includes $470 in fees*)
Feb 04-Apr 26   Online XO-933 4710 #5829
Apr 01-Jun 28   Online XO-933 4719 #5838
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Introduction to Social Media
Social media has become extremely popular because it allows people to discover, read and share news, information, and content to form relationships for personal and business purposes. It can take many different forms. In this class, we will get you started with a few of the most popular venues for business use, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, and more. Find out why millions are finding social networking to be profitable both socially and professionally.
Tuition: $60** (fee based, no waivers)
Wed Dec 05 1PM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab B XE-302 8138 #3448
Fri Feb 08 9AM-12PM Gateway Campus Lab A XE-302 8234 #5793
Wed Mar 27 1PM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab C XE-302 8233 #5792
Fri Apr 26 9AM-12PM Gateway Campus Lab E XE-302 8354 #5955
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Marketing Your Business on Facebook

Come learn why your business can’t afford to ignore social media. In fact, anyone who wants to promote an organization, an image, a cause, or a product needs to have a Facebook presence. Businesses and institutions are using it to find new customers, build online communities of fans and collect valuable demographic information. You can easily create a web presence with Facebook, even if you don’t already have a website. Find out what you need to know to get started now. Prerequisite: Students must have a Facebook account.

Tuition: $60** (fee based, no waivers)
Fri Feb 08 1PM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab A XE-560 8235 #5794
Fri Apr 26 1PM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab C XE-560 8355 #5956
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Practical Marketing for a Small Business
Does your business advertise? Do you have seasonal sales promotions in place? Are you getting a fair return from the distribution of fliers and other printed materials? Is your website attracting new business? Is your business active in social media? This class will connect all these dots for your small business success in the “New Era of Marketing.” You will be empowered with the tools to develop a dynamic, concentrated, and effective communication strategy. Instructor Pedro Marin has corporate and entrepreneurial strategic marketing experience. .8 CEUs.
Tuition: $105 (includes $40 in fees*)
Wed Feb 06-Feb 20 6:30PM-9PM Gateway Campus XB-501 6368 #5041
Wed May 08-May 22 6:30PM-9PM Gateway Campus XB-501 6369 #5042
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Social Media for Business Series
Earn a Continuing Education Certificate of Completion for Professional Development. Learn to communicate, market and serve customers using social media in this three-part series. Discover the principles of communication that apply across all social networks and how these networks work. Facebook, Twitter, blogging, YouTube, LinkedIn, and more are discussed. You will receive an email with login instructions by the start date. Please visit yougotclass.org/catalog.cfm/HowardCC or call 443-518-4680 for more information.
Tuition: $495 (includes $470 in fees*)
Feb 04-Apr 26   Online XO-900 4709 #5828
Apr 01-Jun 28   Online XO-900 4718 #5837
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