October 29, 2020 Duc Tinh

Winsted – The Entrepreneurial Center of Northwest Connecticut located at Northwestern Connecticut Community College is offering the two-day seminar “Maximizing Your Online Business Presence” on November 17 and 19, 6 to 7:30 p.m. through an online virtual environment. The seminar is sponsored by the Northwest Connecticut Economic Development Corporation with funding provided through the Economic Development Administration’s CARES Act disaster recovery funds.

The event is free and open to the public although registration is required at Eventbrite.

As today’s businesses ask how they can reach customers in a challenging and ever-changing marketplace, new ways to market products and services is a necessity for all entrepreneurs. Customers who may no longer use traditional methods are looking to online resources to find what they need, forcing businesses to maintain a competitive edge in a fast-moving market.

“Maximizing Your Online Business Presence” will show participants how to utilize online resources so their business is not only found online, but found first, which is crucial in the world of online marketing.

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and ensuring that a site is at the top of the search engine results page (SERP) will be covered, as well as how to effectively use social media and tools such as Pinterest to engage customers and keep them coming back.

Diane Ferreira

This seminar will be led by Diane Ferreira, a full-time blogger and entrepreneur who is the owner and co-owner of several successful sites including Page One SEO, which helps online creators and businesses market using SEO, site design, and organizational tools. Her site worthbeyondrubies.com has worldwide reached with daily visits from all over the globe and is listed in the top 25 within her niche by content reader Feedspot.com.

The Entrepreneurial Center of Northwest Connecticut works in partnership with the Northwest Connecticut Chamber of Commerce, Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE), and the Winchester Economic Development Commission.

For more information contact Jane William at jwilliams@nwcc.edu. To register go to: www.eventbrite.com/e/maximizing-your-online-business-presence-tickets-124305433899.

NCCC is closely following State Health Guidelines relating to COVID-19.