Changescape Web and Bogey Hills Country Club have organized a Meetup in St. Charles MO for Social Media Day 2011. Here's your chance to meet with friends, fans, followers, subscribers and connections in person.
We welcome social media fans from across the St. Charles and St. Louis metro areas!
Join us Thursday June 30 from 7-8:30 pm at Bogey Hills Country Club at 1120 Country Club Road, St. Charles MO 63303
Register on our St. Charles Social Media Day 2011 Facebook Event page or our Meetup page
Please help us promote this event by sharing it across your social networks. We look forward to seeing you live and in person!
As an added bonus, check in on Foursquare at the event and get 50% off of a Social Membership at Bogey Hills for the rest of 2011 (day of event only, must present offer to Denny Walters or Ken Tucker).
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We’re thrilled to announce our second annual Social Media Day. The global event is a celebration of the technological advancements that enable everyone to connect with real-time information, communicate from miles apart and have their voices be heard. We invite you to celebrate by socializing with your online community offline!
Fifth Third Bank locations in St. Louis and Changescape Web have teamed together to provide a free seminar on social media for businesses.
Social Media is all the rage for 2011. Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, Twitter, Foursquare, Blogs – which ones are right for your business? While the accounts can be easy to set up, are you using them effectively?
Whether you’re new to social media, or have been using it for a while, one thing is certain – Social Media can dramatically help-or hurt-your business.
Fifth Third Bank presents:
How to use Social Media to Your Advantage
Monday May 23, 6 pm
St. Charles City-County Library
2750 Highway K
O’Fallon, MO 63368-7859
During this seminar, you will learn how to create a strong social media strategy that leads to increased brand strength and sales:
- Why is Social Media Important?
- Different strategies for using top tools like LinkedIn, Facebook, Blogs, YouTube, Foursquare and Twitter
- What Social Media Sites should I be using?
- Improving Social Media Reach
Let Social Media work for your business.
This live, one-hour seminar is FREE!
Networking begins at 6 pm. Seminar begins at 6:30 pm. Seating is Limited. Reserve You Spot Now!Buffer
Join Changescape Web and the St. Charles Chamber of Commenrce for our monthly Social Media Seminar for April - focusing totally on the new and exciting world of Location Based Social Media sites.
Imagine having your customers share their experiences with their friends on Facebook! Whenever they come to your place of business, they can check-in to tell their friends where they are, review products or services, or get a deal.
Why is this important? Customers are creating content and promoting your business for you. Additionally, many consumers are turning to their social networks for recommendations.
Many businesses want to take advantage of Social Media for marketing purposes, but struggle with the ability to build a Fan base, and to find the time to post meaningful and valuable content.
Location Based Social Media, with sites like FourSquare, Yelp and Facebook Places have grown dramatically in last 12-18 months. This seminar will discuss what Location Based Social Media sites to consider and how to make them work for your business.
The Location Based Social Media Lunch & Learn will take place at the St. Charles Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, April 19th from 11 am to 1 pm, with lunch provided. Available only to members, those who register by 5 pm on April 15th will receive the registration price of $20. Late registrations will be charged $30.
To register, please contact the St. Charles Chamber Office at (636) 946-0633. Buffer
Are you interested in learning how Twitter can help grow your business?
The St. Charles Chamber of Commerce will be offering a Twitter Lunch & Learn on Thursday, March 3rd. If you have no knowledge of Twitter at all, bring your laptop at 11 am to the Chamber office. Ken Tucker with Changescape Web will help set up our beginners with a Twitter account and teach you the basics for your business.
If you've already got a twitter account, but want some more advanced information, we will be going in depth from Noon to 1 pm, with lunch provided from 11:30 to Noon.
Complete Twitter Lunch & Learn - 11 to 1 pm will be $30
Advanced Twitter Lunch & Learn - 11:30 to 1 pm is $20.
Click here to make your reservation.Buffer
Ken Tucker, founder of Changescape Web, is now a HootSuite Certified Professional. Mr. Tucker completed the certification requirements through HootSuite University, a program designed for professionals seeking to increase their skills in HootSuite and other social media tools and tactics.
Mr. Tucker is a social media strategist and works with businesses to provide social media strategy and implementation. Buffer
HootSuite provides a social media dashboard to help you get the most out of your social media networks. It allows you to connect to and manage multiple social networks from one website.
HootSuite helps organizations use the social web to launch marketing campaigns, identify and grow audience, and distribute targeted messages across multiple channels.
Using HootSuite’s unique social media dashboard, teams can collaboratively schedule updates to Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin, Wordpress and other social networks via web, desktop or mobile platforms, plus track campaign results and industry trends to rapidly adjust tactics.
Launched in December 2008 by Invoke Media, HootSuite’s rapidly growing user base includes governments, artists and organizations like The White House, Martha Stewart Media, SXSW and Zappos. Accolades include awards from Mashable’s Open Web, Canadian New Media, and Shorty Awards.
Changescape will participate in "Why Social Media is important for your business" session hosted by the St. Charles Missouri Chamber of Commerce.
This session will focus on the popular social media sites such as Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn, Twitter, Blogging, and Location Based Services like FourSquare, as well as how social media fits into developing an important strategy for businesses seeking to improve their web presence.
Ken Tucker, Founder of Changescape and Co-Chair for the St. Charles County Chambers of Commerce Technology Committee, will facilitate the session along with members from CDK Web.
- When: February 3, 2011 from 12noon to 1pm
- Where: St. Charles Chamber of Commerce office, 2201 1st Capitol Dr, St. Charles, MO 63301
- Cost: $5 for Pizza and Beverages with advanced reservation
This event is open to businesses across the St. Louis and St. Charles metro area. To find out more about this event or to register, please contact the St. Charles Chamber office at (636) 946-0633. Please RSVP soon as this session is likely to fill up quickly.Buffer
The St. Peters Chamber of Commerce March 2011 General Membership meeting will be a panel discussion on Social Media.
The meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 1st from 11:30am – 1:00pm at the St. Charles Community College, 4601 Mid Rivers Mall Drive, Cottleville, MO 63376.
To register please RSVP to Lori 636.447.3336 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The cost is $18 advance registration, $23 late registration, $25 walk-in & non-member
Mike Brewer Mills Properties Mike has spent the last 15 years having a blast in the real estate business. He began as a sales associate with the Re/Max organization and today enjoys his role as Senior Regional Manager and Marketing Director for Mills Properties, Inc. There he manages a portfolio of multifamily apartment communities for private and institutional investors. www.mbrewergroup.com
Dana Fowler President of Media Flashpoint 20 years experience in broadcast journalism - marketing video & interactive production development. Previously executive producer of interactive marketing for Busch Creative Services - Anheuser Busch. Executive Producer of TV news for NBC www.stlmediaflashpoint.com
Ken Tucker Website Marketing & Social Media Founder of Changescape Web, Specializing in online marketing. Ken currently teaches Social Media Marketing For the Web at the St. Charles Community College (Adjunct Professor), and is a HootSuite, HubSpot, and Inbound Marketing Professional. www.changescapeweb.com
Danielle Smith Blogger of www.Extraordinarymommy.com 2011 correspondent of winter Olympic Games on behalf of P&G, Champion of fight against child hunger, Featured on CBS Early Show, Fox News, CNN Headline News and NPR
Amy Comparato jWeb Media VP www.jwebmedia.com
Expert in website marketing, electronic & social media. 2010 Top 20 Under Twenty award from St. Louis Small Business Monthly, 2009 "Best Web Design Firms in St. Louis" from St. Louis Small Business Monthly, Business Record Top Drawer, Two Hermes Creative Awards, Multiple Communicator Awards and more.Buffer
Changescape will participate in the St. Charles County Chambers of Commerce Technology Committee presentation "Why is social media important for your business?".
This presentation will focus on the popular social media sites such as Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Location Based Services like FourSquare, as well as how social media fits into developing an important strategy for businesses seeking to improve their web presence.
The presentation is scheduled for January 20, 2011 from 12noon to 1pm at Lindell Bank, 5500 Mexico Rd., St. Peters, MO 63376.
This event is open to any member of any St. Charles Missouri County Chamber. Pizza and drinks available for $5 with advanced reservations. To register, please contact your local chamber representitve. Please RSVP soon as this meeting is likely to fill up quickly.
Ken Tucker, Founder of Changescape, serves as the Co-Chair for the St. Charles County Chambers of Commerce Technology Committee.Buffer
Ken Tucker, Founder of Changescape Web, is teaching the "Social Media Marketing for the Web" class at the St. Charles Community College starting Jan 20, 2011.
The class is being offered as a 3 hour college credit class through the Computer Science Department as part of the Multimedia / Web Design Program.
Here are the details of the class:
CPM 230 Social Media Marketing for the Web ... 3 credits
Advertising method that uses social network services like e-mail, blogs, Facebook and Twitter to increase web presence. Learn to develop and use social media to enhance search engine optimization (how search engines find your website) and engage visitors.
The class will cover social media strategy, search engine optimization, inbound marketing, Blogging, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, Twitter, Location Based Services like Yelp and Foursquare, on social media management and monitoring tools.
The class is being held for 16 weeks from 7pm-9:50pm Thursday nights starting Jan 20, 2011.
The class is open to the public. To find out how to register for the class, visit http://www.stchas.edu/admissions/registration/?
Mr. Tucker has done numerous classes / presentations on Social Media and Inbound Marketing in the St. Louis metro area for local chambers and social and business organizations.