Mar 19, 2013 4:24 PM by MELISSA CANONE
For many businesses the web experience, social media like Facebook, Twitter and customer reviews are a big mystery!
The Better Business Bureau of Acadiana is here to assist. They are offering a three-part social media learning series titled, "How to Manage Your Online reputation" for businesses in the Acadiana.
The three sessions, titled "Knowing the Landscape of Social Media," "Where is Your Online Presence," and "Reputation Management," will be held May 2, 16 and 30, respectively, at the Louisiana Immersive Technologies Enterprise (LITE) Center from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
All three sessions will be presented by local industry experts knowledgeable in how to establish and protect a valuable online business presence.
The mission of the series is to help local businesses build and manage reputations in the social media world with a vision of assisting companies to increase their market share and industry reputations.
The May 2 expert will be Angie Ackman of Adworx Consulting.She will address issue of social media including introduction to presence/what is presence, domain names and how to host your own domain name.
May 16, the expert will be Cheryl Taylor Bowie of Right Angle Advertising.She will present topics on online presence, including demographics, where and why to reach people and how to drive traffic to your business.
Finally, the May 30 seminar will be hosted by Patti Goodrich and Kevin Kelly of The Bayou Pages. They will address how your reputation works for your business and how to take control of your online reputation.
The cost for one session is $35. Two sessions are $60 and all three sessions are $75.
For more information or to register for the series, call Connie Marcantel at (337) 981-3497. Space is limited and the deadline for registration is April 29. Advance payment is required.
The BBB of Acadiana works for a trustworthy marketplace by maintaining standards for truthful advertising, investigating and exposing fraud against consumers and businesses. Please contact the BBB at www.acadiana.bbb.org or (337) 981-3497 24 hours a day for information on businesses throughout North America.
The BBB of Acadiana services the parishes of Acadia, Evangeline, Iberia, Lafayette, St. Martin, St. Landry and Vermilion.