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Intro to Social Media

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Thu, Jul 14: 6:45pm - 09:45pm
Thu, Jul 21: 6:45pm - 09:45pm
Thu, Jul 28: 6:45pm - 09:45pm
Thu, Aug 04: 6:45pm - 09:45pm
Location: Murray Hill
475 Park Avenue S 4th Floor
(At E 32nd St)
New York, New York 10016
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Class Information

  • Class Level: Beginner
  • Age Requirements: 18 and older
  • Average Class Size: 15

What you'll learn in this social media class:

Develop an established presence on one or more social networks, expanded exposure on your existing networks, and a solid understanding of how to best use social media.

Social media has become an integral part of our daily lives. If you've looked up an old roommate on Facebook or watched videos on YouTube, you've used social media. But these kinds of web-based platforms can do lots more than help manage your personal life (or increase your procrastination opportunities). Social media is a powerful tool for advancing your career.

In this class, you'll learn how to use social media tools to expand and improve your professional life. Topics include social media and web 2.0, blogs, wikis, podcasts, RSS feeds, viral video, social bookmarking, social media news releases, and other emerging web technologies.  

In this class, you will learn:  
  • Why social media platforms including Twitter, Tweetdeck, LinkedIn, Facebook, Flickr, and YouTube are indispensable for media professionals 
  • How new media and social media technologies are being incorporated into traditional media and other industries 
  • How to use each network for professional and personal networking 
  • Where to look to stay on top of the latest tech trends (and what you can skip)  
  • How to upload content and engage in online conversations using the web and mobile handheld devices 
  • How to expand your network by updating and sharing useful content

Refund & Cancellation Policy

No refunds. If you cant make course and give at least 3 business days notice you can transfer your enrollment to a credit for a future MediaBistro class. This credit expires 1 year from the date of transfer.

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Murray Hill
475 Park Avenue S
4th Floor
At E 32nd St
New York, New York 10016

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School: Mediabistro

Mediabistro is dedicated to anyone who creates or works with content, or who is a non-creative professional working in a content/creative industry. That includes editors, writers, producers, graphic designers, book publishers, and others in industries including magazines, television, film, radio, newspapers,...

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