Join Design Strategist Jay Clayton and Marketing Specialist Rebekah Diaz at Boundary Breakers Success Center. In three classes you will learn how to set up and build your own website, learn to illustrate graphics, tweak some photos, edit video and to create an online marketing strategy to grow and track your business.
Learn how the Web works and is leveraged with growing technologies. The essentials of finding the right programs and general best practices when purchasing a new domain name and web host. Learn what to look for when choosing a domain and server. Set up your personal web mail with your web domain (eg. firstname.lastname@example.org). Basic exploration of the 15 most used HTML tags. Learn to use Content Management systems like Wordpress and cloud services like Google and SquareSpace to build and maintain your own website for FREE. Covers basic techniques while focusing on best practices.
An introduction to a variety of FREE Open-Source software used for interactive and visual communication. Get the basics about using the powerful image, video and audio editing software available for FREE and works cross platform (on Linux | Mac OS | Windows). Use powerful software to enhance your social network experience without spending money on expensive programs. Create simple branded advertisements while integrating audio and video elements. A fun class for anyone interested in giving their online identity a boost.
Viral Marketing and Media Integration. Learn how to optimize your web prescence for search engines and how to use Google, Facebook, YouTube and other products to your advantage. Learn what you need to take your existing idea or business into the digital age. In this class we'll discuss how to create a digital strategy and utilize existing tools to execute it using your time and resources efficiently. Using Hootsuite to get the most out of tools like Facebook, Google, YouTube and Twitter.
No software purchases or program knowledge is required for these classes. We are Open Source!