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22
June 2021
9:00 am
Public Event

Intro To Social Media Strategy Mapping Class

Sponsored By
General Assembly
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Chicago

This session is part of GA's Marketing Week, a weeklong festival of free workshops, fireside chats and panel discussions focused on reimagining the world of marketing, media, technology and creative industries. Learn new skills, gain insight into other industries, and inspire others to drive change. Check out the full schedule here!

Social media initiatives don’t start when you register a Facebook or Twitter account and start posting announcements, it begins much sooner. In this workshop, you’ll be taken through how to understand social media platforms and learn how to develop and implement an actionable social media strategy. You’ll learn how to structure your social media efforts, captivate your audience on each social media platform, and build brand awareness, loyalty, and sales.

Takeaways

  • Learn how to develop and implement a social media strategy.
  • Create an elevator pitch that clearly defines your brand, audience, and key differentiator.
  • Understand the difference between major social media platforms.
  • Learn how to use the major social media platforms to create content and engage your audience.
  • Identify which platforms to use for your business.
  • Explain the difference between publishing, listening, and reporting tools.
  • Create a weekly content calendar for your business.

Preparation

  • This class is taken completely online
  • We will provide a link to the platform on the day of the class
  • This class requires a computer and strong internet connection

NOTE: A small percentage of participants may not receive emails from us due to some domains blocking our automated emails. If you do not receive sign in instructions within 1 hour of the livestream, please email hello@generalassemb.ly and someone from our team will be sure to respond to you with sign in instructions right away.

About the Instructor

Alison Battisby

Social Media Consultant and Founder,
Avocado Social

Alison Battisby is a Facebook and Instagram accredited social media expert, and founded Avocado Social in 2014 having worked in the social media industry since 2008. Alison has worked with a wide range of start-ups and growing enterprises, as well as big brands including Estee Lauder, BBC, Tesco and Pringles. Alison has been praised for her friendly manner and professional approach, which suits all levels of knowledge and understanding.