Monthly Archives: October 2016

Social Media Training


Grow Your Own Business with Social Media Training

Do you have a great product or service you provide and would like to reach a bigger audience on Social Media? Have you seen ads with professional graphics and you notice these ads on your newsfeeds at different times of the day and night and think to yourself they must never be off Social Media!?

You could increase sales and create striking professional graphics and free up your time to concentrate on other aspects of your business.

You do not need a Degree to master these tools, just the basic knowledge of how to use a computer and some imagination will get you started on the road to successful marketing campaigns online for your business.

We have seen a huge shift in businesses wanting to learn and manage their online activity which has become equal to Traditional Marketing over the past number of years.

Melanie Boylan from Stomp Social Media Training and Alan Hennessy from Kompass Media are running a Social Media training event to help you with this in The Grand Hotel in Wicklow on Thursday 20th October from 6pm-9pm. The topics we will be covering on the night are.

Melanie trains businesses in Social Media either in-house, in groups or 1-2-1 through prepared customised training. She has also managed numerous social media accounts and last year became an approved service supplier for Bord Iascaigh Mhara. Melanie also has trained clients in Content Creation and Event Promotion.

1. Introduction to Facebook Ads (Melanie Boylan. STOMP Social Media Training)

Learn how to create Facebook Ads, to reach the right people at the right time in the right place.

Melanie will be giving an introduction to Facebook Ads, she will be covering 

  • Where to find your ad manager, 

  • How to use Ad Manager 

  • Where to get obtain information about your target audience from your social platforms, 

  • How create client profile 

  • How to create your ads for Facebook.

Alan Hennessy is head of Digital at Kompass Media offering training and social media solutions for a number of Dublin restaurants, pubs, and retail businesses. He has also set up the Social Media Training Academy for SME’s & start-ups. Alan is an experienced Trainer, Mentor, Coach, and Consultant. He has worked in association with various government initiatives, providing advice and expertise to Start-ups, Entrepreneurs, New Business Ventures and Organisations helping them to launch their business with an online presence.

2. Social Media Tools for Business (Alan Hennessy Kompass Media)

Learn how to use the right Social Media Tools for Posting, Scheduling and creating professional graphics for your online campaigns.

Introduction to Hootsuite 

  • How to set up an account

  • How to add social media accounts

  • How to watch your content across a number of accounts in one place.

  • How to post and schedule from multiple accounts

Introduction to Professional Graphics Packages Canva and Adobe Spark

How to use Canva

  • How to set up a Canva Account

  • The range of graphic Options

  • How to create a graphic Image

  • How to edit and share your image

How to use Adobe Spark

  • How to create a professional Adobe style free graphic

  • How to add Text to your image 

  • Choose a Background image 

  • Change text shape and colour

If you would like to attend this event, please book your ticket early as there are a limited number of seats available. Click on the link here. Social Media Training

Grow Your Business Online – Social Media Training.

The Grand Hotel, Wicklow. Thursday 20th October 2016, Time: 6pm-9pm

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