Grow Your Business Online with Free Business Workshops Presented by Google and VIB Marketing Agency
Grow Your Business Online
Tuesday, November 14, 12-1PM
The Richard Desich Business and Entrepreneurship Center
Lunch and learn how customers find your business online and how to promote your online presence with search engine optimization (SEO) and online advertising. We also introduce tools to help you run your business online, including Google Analytics and G Suite.
Register online at the Ohio Small Business Development Center’s website: https://clients.ohiosbdc.ohio.gov/workshop.aspx?ekey=83370103
Wednesday, November 15, 12-1:15PM
Want to get better at connecting with customers on their mobile devices? We are a proud Google partner, and invite you to join us for a free livestream event on Wednesday, Nov. 15. Google will share industry trends, best practices, and tools you can use to strengthen your mobile marketing strategy:
RSVP here: https://partnersconnect.withgoogle.com/event/vib-marketing-agency, or use the contact form below.
Simple Steps to Online Safety and Succeeding in a Micro-Moments World
Thursday, November 16, 12-2PM
The Internet offers so many opportunities to explore, create and collaborate. And to make the most of the web, it’s important to keep yourself safe and secure. Whether you’re a new Internet user or an expert, the advice and tools here can help you navigate the web safely and securely.
Consumers check their phones 150 times per day. Want to succeed in this micro-moment world? Learn how to target the right audience, capture them in the moments that matter and engage with them.
RSVP to Attend a Free Business Workshop
Help Holiday Shoppers Find Your Business
Wednesday, November 1, 12-2PM
With the year’s busiest shopping season coming up fast, we’re helping local businesses make it a success. Together with Google, the Small Business Administration (SBA), Facebook, Square, and Constant Contact, we’ll show you how to be found when this season’s shoppers are searching online. View detailed agenda
To ask a question during the panel, head to Twitter and post your question, include the hashtag #MarketingWonderland.. The panel will answer them live on the broadcast.
Succeeding in a Micro-Moments World and Sharing Your Story Through Video
Tuesday, October 31, 1-2:30PM
Learn more about micro-moments, how brands are winning micro-moments with video, and what this new consumer behavior means for your brand.
Understanding Today’s Digital Patient Journey
Tuesday, October 18, 1-2:30PM
As patients increasingly turn first to the internet to learn about their health needs and explore potential service providers, it has become increasingly critical for healthcare marketers to understand patients’ online behavior and identify new ways to engage them along their digital journey to wellness.
During this event, we’ll discuss the importance of digital marketing for the Healthcare and Insurance industry and share trends, research and insights of Google’s very own big data that can help you reach your audience in all their moments of need.
In today’s digital world, the process of finding Healthcare providers continues to evolve, affecting buyers’ path to purchase and ultimately conversion. Brendan will explain how businesses in this segment can get ahead by adjusting their advertising strategies to target consumers where they are spending their time.
Ben will speak about how Healthcare businesses can leverage Google’s digital tools to connect with customers in the right place at the right time.
Succeeding in a Micro-Moments World
Friday, September 29, 1-2:30PM
It’s no secret mobile has changed how consumers behave. With the consumer journey fragmented into hundreds of micro-moments, it’s increasingly important for brands to be there when consumers reach for their devices to take action on whatever they need or want right now. They’re the I-want-to-know, I-want-to-go, I-want-to-buy, and I-want-to-do moments that are loaded with intent, context, and immediacy. To get started building your own micro-moment strategy, we’ll help you be there, be useful, and be quick—and how to connect the dots through your measurement and organizational strategies.
Google Partners Connect
Wednesday, September 20, 11:30AM-1:30PM
Online advertising can help any business grow. You’re invited to join us for an event, co-hosted with Google, about how digital marketing can help you thrive on the Web.
Get Found on Google Search and Maps
Thursday, August 31, 1-2:30PM
When your customers search online, you better be there. We’ll show you how to get found on Google. Learn the basics of how customers find your business online and how to promote your online presence with methods like search engine optimization (SEO) and online advertising. We also introduce tools to help you run your business online, including Google Analytics and Google Apps for Work.
Google Partners Connect – Home Services
Wednesday, May 17, 1:00-3:00pm
Join us for a special edition of Google Partners Connect focused on home services providers.
Our Speaker: Ben Tyson
In today’s digital world, the process of finding Home Services providers continues to evolve, affecting buyers’ path to purchase and ultimately conversion. Ben will explain how Home Services providers can get ahead by adjusting their advertising strategies to target consumers where they are spending their time.
National Small Business Week Workshops
We’re #AllForSmallBiz so we’re excited to be partnering with Google during National Small Business Week (April 30-May 6) to host three free business workshops to help you grow your business online. Featuring brand-new tutorials and special resources for businesses from Google, these free workshops will be led by our Google specialist Richard Scheufler.
How to Get Your Business on the Map with Google My Business
Learn the process to get your business found by customers online
Friday, April 28, 1-2:30PM
Get Found on Google Search and Maps
When your customers search online, you better be there. We’ll show you how to get found on Google.
Friday, May 5, 1-2:30PM
How Google My Business Gets Your Business Found by Customers Online
Learn the basics of how customers find your business online
Friday, May 12, 1-2:30PM
Join us, and invite anyone you think would benefit. RSVP today!
Can’t attend these workshops? Contact us and we can reschedule at your business or favorite restaurant – our treat! – at a time that’s convenient for you.
“When customers can support local businesses, entire communities benefit. In fact, communities with robust local listings and a strong web presence can build a stronger local economy,” says Emily Harris, Manager of Google’s Get Your Business Online program. “In small communities, this could be worth up to +$300k a year; in large cities it can be up to +$7m.
Award-winning Google Partner VIB Marketing Agency works with businesses throughout Northeast Ohio. (Cleveland, Rocky River, Westlake, Avon, Avon Lake, North Ridgeville, North Olmsted, Olmsted Falls, Sheffield Village, Lorain, Elyria, Vermilion, Huron, Milan, Sandusky).