Social Media Pro Trish Smith will discuss the use of social media to promote your business at the “Social Media for Business” Meet Up on Tues., Feb. 28 at 5:30 p.m. at the Manfred Learning Center at 920 Albany-Shaker Road in Latham.
The presentation will include a discussion on how small business owners can increase sales and referrals by using blogs, web site and social media sites.
Trish has extensive experience as a blogger and business owner. She is the author of the blog “Notes from the bunker,” which she began over four years ago. She has over 117,000 tweets on Twitter, and over 5,000 people follow her, making her one of the most influential Tweeters in the Northeast and nationally.
Trish also owns The SiteSmith, a company that specializes in design and development of WordPress websites for small businesses. She uses her years of experience to help small businesses deliver information in a way that helps them build authority while reaching potential customers. This business allows her to put to good use her experience as a small business owner, including a jewelry-making business and Simple Meal Plan, which provided information about planning and preparing healthy meals