March 3rd Creative Monday: Introduction to Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

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In one week, on Monday, March 3, 2014 the Salida Creative District presents “Creative Monday: An Introduction to Search Engine Optimization (SEO).” Matthew Maydick will be teaching the class. The class is 6-7:30pm at the SteamPlant. Please RSVP for the free class and dinner before 5pm, Sunday March 2, 2014 at: http://bit.ly/1m3S4ez Or call Emily at: 719-530-2628

Matt will discuss basic SEO optimization techniques and how to make your website show up in Google Search Results. He will also review basic SEO do’s and don’ts, Local Search Optimization, and Paid Search Techniques.

Outline for the class:

  • What is SEO?
  • The three types of search results
  • How to identify your keywords
  • What is a meta tag?
  • What is a meta description?
  • Google Analytics and Webmaster Tools
  • Google Places Listings
  • What is Black Hat SEO?
  • Paid Search
  • Q & A

Matthew holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing from Champlain College, and has over two years’ experience working in marketing and SEO. He currently manages over 125 clients in a variety of industries and metropolitan areas. Matt can help you find out what SEO strategies will work for your business.

Creative Mondays is series of free classes primarily for artists and creative entrepreneurs, but everyone is welcome to attend. They are held the first Monday of the month. Topics featured will range from business plans, to marketing, and website development.

Salida’s Creative District will hosts the free Creative Monday class series at the SteamPlant, 220 W. Sackett from 6-7:30 p.m