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HIGHLIGHT: Social Media Marketing

05th September 2018 | 09:00 - 12:00 Highlights
Sales and marketing

Event description

This workshop will guide you through the most commonly used social media channels for business; Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn and Instagram. Each has its own uses and capabilities, and having an understanding of each can be pivotal for your marketing strategy.

We will look at the Top 100 Businesses in Gloucestershire and their social media activity, plus discuss real businesses case studies who have made the transition from print only marketing to integrating digital marketing methods with very little to no experience or knowledge.

Each delegate will complete the following:
• Identify the goals and objectives of why you need social media.
• Learn how to build a 12 month social media schedule.
• Create and monitor the key performance indicators.
• Understand the importance of using scheduling and approval software.
• Changing the culture within and building a strong social media team.
• Understand the different types of content from tone of voice, to personality to brand guidelines and how it can affect the business reputation.
• Understand the different types of mediums to utilise such as image, GIF, video and articles.
• We will touch on terminology as we go through and explain terms such as hashtags and tagging.

About the speaker

Emma Provins , Skylight 9

Emma Provins and David Jordan are experienced directors and proud business owners of Skylight9. They have been working in marketing and advertising for 20+ years in Gloucestershire and are particularly skilled in Social Media Marketing, SEO, Digital Marketing Training, Digital Strategy, Advertising Sales, Customer Acquisition, Sales, and Business Development.


The Growth Hub Oxstalls Campus Oxstalls Lane GL2 9HW

Event organised by


The Growth Hub - Oxstalls

The Growth Hub is based at the University of Gloucestershire’s Oxstalls Campus in Gloucester. Partnered with both the University and GFirst LEP, The Growth Hub is here to help every Gloucestershire business grow.

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09:00 - 12:00
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