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Digital Marketing Spotlight: Search Engine Optimisation

Host: Nottingham Trent University
Venue: Broadway Cinema
Date: Tuesday 21st May, 2019
Time: 9:30am - 4pm
Cost: FREE

Go beyond the basics of digital marketing to give professional knowledge and tools that take your online marketing practices around Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) to the next level. This workshop is a start of a new Digital Marketing series for creative and digital SMEs.

Expect to:

understand how SEO and its technical foundations works to increase your visibility and sales

understand how to use on page and off page promotion to boost your business profile

learn how to measure and analyse data from Google Analytics

work with peers to improve your online voice to make your digital marketing channels prosper.

Impression Digital will facilitate the Digital Marketing Spotlight series. Based in Nottingham and London, Impression is a digital marketing agency that have won many awards and have recently been listed in The Drum's Top 100 UK independent agencies. Impression have built a team of digital experts with a creative edge, able to utilise existing digital marketing techniques and bring in forward-thinking approaches to make the most of new technologies and creative processes.

The Big House

Supported by the European Regional Development Fund, The Big House project provides free support for Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire-based creative and digital businesses.

From developing potential business ideas, nurturing start-ups and new entrepreneurs, to working with established businesses wanting to grow, our partner network provides specialist support. You can access grants, 1-2-1 mentoring, networking events and workshops to help build contacts, skills and knowledge to succeed.

Not sure if your business is creative or digital? See our eligibility criteria and definitions. Any queries?  Contact us at bighouse@ntu.ac.uk or call 0115 848 4297.

Programme

The Big House

The Big House supports the growth of creative and digital enterprises in Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. Nottingham Business School runs the Elevator workshops and can give small and medium enterprises financial support through the Elevator grants as part of The Big House programme. The Big House is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund.

Any queries? Contact us at bighouse@ntu.ac.uk.


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