Grab a cuppa, pull up a chair and join us as we help improve your digital dialogue with our partners, Digital Allies, with a range of masterclasses now available online.

We’re live & online to get you live & online

We’ve now programmed a range of practical sessions to help your Northumberland and Tyne & Wear business use digital to make a difference.  Sessions vary in length but we’ll be tailoring each session to your needs –taking you through the steps you need to take to helping you to identify the right channel, use the right message at the right time to find your customers.  

Our current programme includes:

  • Creating an Online Marketing Strategy – 19 May
    A practical session on how to plan and structure digital marketing activity, we’ll be covering the various channels that exist and how they can be used.
  • SEO 101 – 9 June
    Starting with an overview of Search Engine Optimisation, attendees will then learn about the three core pillars of SEO – technical, on-page and off-page. Understand how positioning works, build links and how to get the message out.
  • Making the most of Google Ads – 18 June
    Learn how to maximise Google Ads to maximise conversions and increase business. Keywords, tools available and best practice will covered in this quick session ensuring you can understand the process behind campaign planning.
  • Getting to Grips with LinkedIn – 23 June
    Wondering how to make sure your contacts on LinkedIn can help grow your business? This session provides an overview and shows how you can get the best from this platform – allowing subtle positioning of your business to emerge.

Sessions vary in length but all will be led by Managing Director Steven Parker – an experienced marketing practitioner with years of experience of facilitating practical and insightful sessions to a range of audiences.

Simply apply for your fully funded place below – but be quick - places are limited.

Go to the application form


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