TAMIU-SBDC Offers Two-Part Evening Web Series Class April 23

TAMIU-SBDC Offers Two-part Evening Class
Web Site Series starting April 23

The Texas A&M International University Small Business Development Center (TAMIU-SBDC) will offer a two-part series on how to create a Web site beginning Thursday, April 23, 2009, from 5:00 to 8:30 pm.

The hands-on workshops will be held at TAMIU’s Dr. Billy F. Cowart Hall, room 117. Fee is $20 for each session.

This hands-on workshop series spans the entire process of building a simple Web site from the ground up with plenty of pointers and reference material.

Alejandro Quetzeri, who has 10 years of experience in building Web sites and is owner of WSI Certified Internet Consultants, will lead the series.

Part I. Creating a Basic Web site – April 23

Topics include: What is the Internet? Uses of the Internet; what is WWW-World Wide Web? About Google, Yahoo, MSN – Search Engines; what is an e-mail? domain names and creating your own domain name; home page; graphics; about us; product and services; contact us page.

Part II. Promoting your Web site – April 30

Topics include: Traditional marketing vs. Internet marketing; basics of Internet marketing; web analytics; search engine optimization; pay per click – sponsor ads.

For more information or to register, call the TAMIU SBDC office at 956.326.2827, or e-mail sbdc@tamiu.edu or register online at sbdc.tamiu.edu

Journalists who need additional information or help with media requests and interviews should contact the Office of Public Relations, Marketing and Information Services at prmis@tamiu.edu