Category Archives: marketing

Getting Googley – PATH Nonprofit Bootcamp Liveblog

9:00 a.m.- 12 pm This is the opening general session where Googlers Alex Abelin, Spencer Thomas and Addison Nuding are demonstrating Google products and services. First up is Alex Abelin, from Google, to speak on its products. He is covering … Continue reading

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Recommending Reading: Social Media Marketing

I am often asked for recommendations for those interested in learning more on social media. Often, those who run small businesses or work with nonprofits want to market themselves but sometimes don’t have the budget to hire a marketing firm … Continue reading

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Blogging for Business Live Blog

Blogging for Business by Reference Librarian Amanda Holling 12 pm at the Charleston County Library’s Small Business & Nonprofit Networking Lunch Blogs are an inexpensive, relatively simple way to give your small business or nonprofit an active web presence. Learn … Continue reading

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A friend or a Like? Libraries and a Facebook presence

I have noticed a trend recently on Facebook of libraries using personal profiles and wanting to friend me. It is kind of a strange and awkward use of Facebook for outreach. Yes I agree that libraries should use Facebook to … Continue reading

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Social Media Strategy Workshop

Every month the library hosts a Small Business & Nonprofit Networking Lunch. This is a chance for people who work with nonprofits and small business owners to get together and learn new strategies to help in their specific roles.  Each … Continue reading

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Find us on Facebook

Earlier this week, I gave a presentation on how to start a Facebook fan page for businesses and non-profits. The library offers a networking event every month in which people from both non-profit organizations and small businesses come together to … Continue reading

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