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Navigating Organizations through the web of online promotion
Philadelphia, PA, August 2, 2008--- Promoting an organization's agenda in the 21st century takes an internet presence. But, how does an organization on a shoestring budget get its information on the internet? With the ongoing Internet evolution, organizations have more tools at their fingertips than ever before to accomplish this required self-promotion.
On Monday, August 25, 2008, The Coalition will host a class called, "Using Blogs to Promote Your Organization" to teach organizations how to use the internet as an excellent resource for hunting, gathering of resources and promoting their agendas.
This workshop is an excellent opportunity for grass roots organization to learn more about a wide range of e-topics, including some fantastic how-to content for social networks and other tools.
During this 2 hour hands-on workshop, participants will learn: What is a blog? Why do I/my organization need one? How can I build and maintain a blog for free? How can I promote my blog? How can I use a blog to generate revenue?
You will also have the ability to participate from the comfort of your own home via the live webcast for this event. See our Taking Tech to the Streets page for more information.
Pre-requisites: Proficiency in using Microsoft Word and internet navigation savvy.
Date: Monday, August 25, 2008
Time: 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Northwest Regional Library, 68 West Chelten Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19144-2795
(Greene St. & Chelten Ave.)
Meter parking available in the rear
Participants must RSVP before August 13, 2008 via phone: 215.387.2734 or email: email@example.com Space is limited.
This class will be facilitated by JC Lamkin, CNA, PMP, President of Gypsy Lane Technologies. Ms. Lamkin was the Spotlight Speaker at the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Governor's Advisory Commission on African American Affairs Business Exchange Breakfast; the 2007 Technology Council Gala Nominee for Educator of the Year; recipient of the Business Award from the Philadelphia Women's Opportunity Resource Center and voted Philadelphia's Most influential Young Socialite by readers of the Philly B-Spot
About The Coalition, Inc.
The Coalition, Inc. is a collective of organizations and persons who have already demonstrated their individual commitment to finding and implementing solutions to the ills that plague our communities. The Coalition was born out of a core group of organizations that joined forces to put on a youth basketball tournament in July 2004 sponsored by Stop The Madness/Stop The Violence. These annual tournaments have evolved into 'A Week of Peace' and grown exponentially and now include the annual C&C Art and Talent Show every March. The Coalition was also instrumental in launching the effort to rename Diamond St. in honor of esteemed ancestor Fr. Paul M. Washington.
About Gypsy Lane Technologies
Gypsy Lane Technologies (GLT), is a professional Internet solutions company based in the Germantown section of Philadelphia. We specialize in best-in-class online marketing, Flash multimedia, corporate identity and search engine optimization. GLT features an integrated team of web consultants, creative designers, writers, coders and marketing professionals that know how to get online results. Our business-driven approach separates us from typical web design companies. Gypsy Lane Technologies (GLT) sponsors the innovative community development radio show, Technically Speaking Radio on 1540 AM, WNWR on Saturdays at 2:00 p.m., Fabulous & Techfilled.com
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