How to Build and Promote a Business Blog | Business
Would you like to increase your online visibility? Drive more qualified leads to your site? Maximize your social media marketing? Then you need to build an effective blog.
A business blog is the linchpin of your online marketing. It will increase your search engine visibility, optimize your social media activity, and build your business. Whether you're just getting started with blogging or have a blog that isn't delivering the results you want, you need to attend this workshop.
Here's what you'll learn:
- How to create blog posts that rank well at the search engines
- How to write posts that will attract your prospects to your website and blog
- The plugins that can make or break your blog
- How to integrate your blogging into your social media activity
- How to monetize your blog
There is limited seating. Don't miss out on this opportunity to turn your blog into a lead generation machine. Besides great quality content and advice that you can put to work that very afternoon, you'll also be able to get your specific questions answered so you can start blogging your way to success.
When: April 26, 2011, 12:00 PM - Lunch and Learn
Where: Portland Public Library, Portland, ME
Maine Marketing Association Members: $10
Lunch is included in the entrance fee.
About the presenter:
Rich Brooks is founder and president of flyte new media (http://www.flyte.biz/), a Web design and Internet marketing firm in Portland, Maine. His monthly flyte log email newsletter and company blog (http://www.flyteblog.com/) focus on Web marketing topics such as search engine optimization, blogs, social media, email marketing, and building Web sites that sell. He is currently an Expert Blogger at FastCompany.com and a regular contributor at SocialMediaExaminer.com.
He is a co-founder of Social Media FTW, an organization putting on conferences and events to educate small businesses and non-profits about the power of social media marketing.
He is a nationally recognized speaker on blogging, internet marketing and social media. He is the “tech guru” on WCSH Channel 6’s evening news show, 207, and teaches Web marketing and social media courses for entrepreneurs at the University of Southern Maine's Center for Continuing Education.