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Shop Talk - Small Business & Social Media
Sunday, 5/12/2013
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
TechShop Pittsburgh

Featured Presentation: "Small Business and Social Media"

Guest Speaker: James Gyre

Building your small business using Facebook and other social media platforms can be tricky. This presentation addresses ways to overcome those obstacles, create engagement with your audience, and some simple tricks to increase the value of your social media time. Topics that will be covered include when to post, what to post, why to post, defeating Facebook's feed throttling, using Tumblr tags for outreach, how to effectively use hotlinks, when to invite your friends, and getting the most out of a small advertising budget. The class is geared toward visual artists, but writers, manufacturers and musicians have enjoyed it and found it useful.

About the Speaker:James Gyre is a TechShop member and laser cutter guru. He is a practicing artist, DJ, entrepreneur, and creator of a 4,000-person Facebook page for his artwork called Naked Geometry.

This is a free event hosted by TechShop Pittsburgh and is not affiliated with any other groups or companies. Visitors to the shop must sign waivers to enter the shop. Please RSVP here!

Questions? Please call (412) 345-7182.