Say the words “social media” to most business owners, and you can almost see them break out in hives. With literally hundreds of social networking sites to choose from — and limited resources for managing them — it’s no wonder.

Here’s the truth: No one can do it all, and you shouldn’t try.

At BWD, we make social media less intimidating by demystifying the process and helping you decide which social media sites will be the most effective for your business. We can also train you or your staff members on the technical ins and outs of using social platforms to get you connecting, posting, and tweeting like experts in no time.

We offer various packages to fit your personal or professional needs:

Introductory Social Media Services

What is Social Media? An Introduction.

This free, 30-minute introductory session is designed to unlock the mystery of Social Media. We will explain why so many people and businesses are using social networks, and we’ll show you concrete examples of how Bigfork Web clients use social sites to build their online reputations and foster more meaningful relationships with customers and associates.

Introduction to the Big 3: LinkedIn, Facebook & Twitter

During this 1-hour consultation, you will learn the difference between the 3 biggest social networking sites: LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter, and discover how and why people use them. We will help you determine which, if any, or these Social Media sites will best suit for your needs and goals and help you determine next steps.


Individual Social Media Training

Individual Training: An Introduction to Facebook

During this hands-on training session, we will explain how Facebook works, walk you through the process of setting up your account and even help you create your first post.

Individual Training: Introduction to Twitter

Ready, set, Tweet! Once we’ve helped set up your account, we will show you how to use hashtags effectively, and help you compose and send your first post.

Individual Training: Introduction to LinkedIn

During this step-by-step introduction, we will help you set up an account, explain why LinkedIn is different from other social sites, and demonstrate how you might to use LinkedIn to network with other professionals.

Group Training: Introduction to Social Media

NOTE: This class is offered for small groups of 2-5 people or larger groups of 5-10.

This hands-on class will include an introduction to Facebook and Twitter, followed by a short Q&A session and a demonstration. During the training, we will demystify Social Media by showing you how to connect with your target market and engage with the larger online community.

Social Media Strategy: Marketing to Your Target

During this personal session with a Social Media Strategist, you will learn how to create a targeted Social Media Marketing Strategy to gain or increase your online following. This session includes brainstorming, so bring your thinking cap, a notebook and a pen!


Social Media Services

For those of you who just don’t have the time, we can do it for you!

Facebook

  • Creating Your Account
  • Adding Content
  • Graphic Design Services

Twitter

  • Creating Your Account
  • Tweeting
  • Graphic Design Services

LinkedIn

  • Creating Your Account
  • Establishing a Company Page