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Online Training – Introduction to Digital Marketing & Building a Website – 19th May


As people are spending more time online, businesses are trying to reach potential buyers through digital channels.

Do you want more people to know about your brand or your products and services? Do you want to reach people who’ve never bought from you before and bring them into your buyer’s journey through digital channels such as search engines, social media, email, and other websites to connect with current and prospective customer.

The course will cover:

  1. Defining your site’s purpose
  2. Researching the latest web design trends
  3. Choosing the best platform for your brand
  4. Using a Website Builder to launch quickly
  5. Previewing and testing your website
  6. Analysing and improving as you go
  7. Marketing tools to help you grow
  8. Tips to making it easy

By the end of the course you will learn:

  • The process of promoting and selling products or services on the Internet
  • About Content Marketing, Social Media Marketing, Email Marketing, Mobile Marketing, SEO and Digital Campaigns
  • Data analytics and track emerging trends to market your business with online digital marketing

Join Cumbria Chamber of Commerce with Apple Designs for this online Introduction to Digital Marketing & Building and Website training on Thursday, 19th May.

If you’d rather do this session in-person, we’re running this same training at The Villa Levens, Brettargh Holt, Cumbria LA8 8EA on Thursday, 9th June, find out more here.

What do you need?

Please bring a laptop/computer to participate as we go along.

Chamber members can attend at the discounted rate of £130+VAT, non-members for £160+VAT.

About the trainer:

Simon Plumbridge – Marketing Specialist and owner or Apple Designs http://www.appledesigns.co.uk/   

Simon has spent nearly 30 years working in sales & marketing of consumer goods in the UK. Selling goods to retailers from high department stores (Harrods) to supermarkets (Tesco) in the UK and abroad (Disney). This involved developing and sourcing goods from Asia for resale to retail groups across Europe.

As a young man he worked for BASF AG in their marketing department and speaks good German. This was then followed by working for a UK manufacturer and the subsequent launch of his own business. Now some years later Simon is an experienced mentor for the government Help to Grow programme.

Simon’s own business Apple Designs Ltd focuses on digital marketing and website development help for SMEs. He is passionate about helping businesses wanting to grow online and become more sustainable. He lives with his family in the South Lake District.

Should you have any questions regarding the above training, please do not hesitate to contact training@cumbriachamber.co.uk.

Any cancellations must be received at least three working days before the event, otherwise you will be charged for non-attendance.

Chamber Business Solutions is also able to deliver bespoke and in-house training – with our highly experienced team of trainers and subject matter experts we are committed to assisting you get the business results you need to achieve. For further information on how we can help your business please contact training@cumbriachamber.co.uk.

If you have a disability or long term health condition, would you like any information or any adjustments that would help the training work better for you? We’ll do what we can! Please email training@cumbriachamber.co.uk. or call Tracey Telford, Training Coordinator on 0845-226-0040 to let us know or to talk about what would be helpful.

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