Local media treasure Karen Kefauver is providing these low-cost classes. Meet her via video and signup today!

Thursday, November 10
12:00 to 1:30pm
10 Things you need to know about Google’s social media network-How this newest network can impact your

By now, you have heard of Google+, Google’s social network and maybe you have even set up a personal account. As of September, Google+ was open to the general public. But for many people this service remains mysterious, so this class is designed for beginners who want to learn about Google+ and how it might help in business. We’ll define the lingo of Google+ (circles, hangouts and +1s) and look at the format for posting and sharing as well as its business applications.

Thursday, November 17
12:00 to 1:30pm
How to use the new TimeLine interface and what it means for your business.

Facebook has 800 million users worldwide and there are ways to harness some of that buying power and direct it towards your business. In this class, designed for beginner and intermediate users of Facebook, we’ll explain the features of Timeline, a new feature on Facebook, and identify the 10 best practices to help your business page grow! We’ll also touch on privacy settings and time-saving tips.

With Special Guest Instructor:
Karen Kefauver
Social Media Consultant and Journalist

Karen Kefauver is a freelance journalist and social media consultant who has taught dozens of classes on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn in the Santa Cruz and Bay Area. With an extensive background in writing and public relations, she also consults with business owners one-on-one, gives speeches on social media and works as a freelance journalist, specializing in stories on endurance sports and adventure travel. For more information visit, www.karenkefauver.com. Her social media tips are posted here: https://www.facebook.com/karen.kefauver.business.

Best Western Seacliff Inn
7500 Old Dominion Court
Aptos, California, 95003-3807
Phone: 831-688-7300
$25.00 per class
Optional lunch $15.00
Reservations Required 831-688-1467 or info@aptoschamber.com