Illustrator Willo O’Brien is an expert at creating social media marketing strategies for creative businesses. Now you can learn how to craft your own social media strategy with two upcoming live DesignCasts. Find out how you can use social media tools to propel your design business to the next level.
When: Thursday, April 19, 2012
Time: 2:00-3:00 PM Eastern (1 hour)
With more than 500 million users, Twitter has become one of the top social media platforms in the world. Leveraging the power of such a large base to your professional advantage is something every serious creative professional should be doing. In this DesignCast social media expert, Willo O’Brien, takes you through ways to use Twitter to connect and engage with friends, fans, and new and existing clients and customers. Learn about ways to promote your work and establish yourself as a thought leader and as someone to follow in your field of expertise. Learn Twitter tips you might not know about, and get advice on how to get your message to the right people. There have been countless Twitter success stories, become one of them today!
When: Wednesday, May 9, 2012
Time: 2:00-3:00 pm Eastern (1 hour)
Facebook users are spending up to seven hours on the site every month. It’s great to connect with friends and family, but are you using it for business? If you are, are you doing it well? In this DesignCast, Willo O’Brien discusses how to leverage the popularity of Facebook to engage with existing clients and customers, and reach new audiences who can help your bottom line. Learn how to measure your effectiveness, and develop content that will deepen your relationships and expand your base. Freaked out by the new timeline? Get ahead of the changes and use them to your advantage. We’ll cover all of this and more, so you can take your social media expertise to the next level, along with your business.