Businesses on Main Street are increasingly realizing the importance of embracing online tools to build and grow their businesses.
From online marketing and leveraging data to better engage customers, to adopting ecommerce to reach a broader customer base, Main Street businesses are leveraging a range of digital technologies to realize new business opportunities.
At the City of Toronto's Digital Main Street Forum on April 6th attendees will learn more about the "Why" and "How To" of embracing digital technologies, while also getting connected to the online tools they need to build their business.
The Digital Main Street Forum will include a range of content, including a morning of keynote and panel discussions covering everything from ecommerce and trends on cloud technologies for small businesses, as well as an afternoon of tactical breakout sessions focused on helping businesses activate the solutions they need.
The details are on the Digital Main Street Forum are as follows:
Date: Thursday, April 6th, 2017
Time: 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Location: Toronto City Hall – 100 Queen Street West - Council Chambers
Cost: No Cost
Main Street businesses can register here - https://goo.gl/qxOVcJ.
At this workshop small business owners will learn social media basics such as:
This is also a chance to benefit from one-on-one sessions with the Digital Service Squad and the Small Business team at Rogers Communications.
You will leave this session with tips, tricks and basic social media skills and knowledge on a variety of small business tools that can help you grow your business this year.
6:00 p.m.: Welcome
6:15 p.m.: Social Media Basics
7:15 p.m – 8:00p.m.:One-on-One sessions with the DMS Digital Service Squad and Rogers Small Business Team
REGISTER ONLINE TODAY - CLICK HERE
Presented by: Rogers Communications, in partnership with Digital Main Street.
Session Delivered by: CampTech
Whether you want to start a business, or you’re already operating a business, you need to have a website. This boot camp is focused on helping attendees understand the basics of a website and how to ensure that your business has a web presence.
By attending this boot camp, you will gain a better understanding of how to develop your business' website and market that website. By attending this session you will learn:
Building Your Web Presence
Building Your Mobile Presence
Value of Mobile Advertising
All attendees will develop a Digital Strategy as part of the boot camp.
Presented By - Digital Main Street, in partnership with Yellow Pages.