10/2/2010 Update: ►►►Read about the upcoming classes that I’m teaching! Time to register! I am teaching two classes for Santa Cruz Parks and Recreation: 1. Expand Your Reach with Social Media (co-teaching with Karen Kefauver) Tuesday, September 28, 6:30-9:30 PM at NextSpace, 101 Cooper St., Santa Cruz We will explore how to use social media for promotion. The focus will be on the most popular tools, including Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and blogging. You’ll learn how to better promote your website and how to increase your online presence even if you don’t have a website. The class is for beginners and will focus on Social Media basics for businesses, nonprofits, freelancers and entrepreneurs. Register at Santa Cruz Parks & Recreation: http://www2.ci.santa-cruz.ca.us/instareg/Activities/ActivitiesDetails.asp?ProcessWait=N&aid=986 2. Build a Blog or Website with WordPress Tuesday, October 12, 6:30-9:30 PM at NextSpace, 101 Cooper St., Santa Cruz We will explore blogging for beginners, including: * Why blog, anyway? * Using blogging to bring visibility to your business or nonprofit. * What if I’m not really a writer? * Create an easy-to-use, simple, free blog or website. Class includes a live demonstration showing how to set up your own blog or website at WordPress.com.