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Free Social Media Marketing Seminar

December 17, 2013

Vic Kolenc, El Paso Times

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A free seminar on social media marketing is offered Wednesday (file photo)

Dec. 17--A free seminar for small business owners to learn how to do digital marketing and advertising will be held Wednesday.

The growth in technology has changed consumer behavior, and business operators need to understand how to use the new tools in today's digital economy, reported Accion Texas, a nonprofit microfinance organization, which is hosting the seminar.

Christian Arriola, marketing coordinator for The Outlet Shoppes at El Paso and Horizon Group Properties, which operates the West Side center, will be the featured speaker.

The seminar will look at using Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and other social media sites for new marketing strategies; how to use email blasts for marketing; the importance of a mobile-friendly Website; search-engine optimization; and other topics. It starts at 6 p.m., Wednesday, at Accion's El Paso office, 1421 Lee Trevino. To reserve a spot: 888-215-2373, ext., 1605, or email:


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