Join us to learn how you can stand out and attract more clients! Networking starts at 6:30 p.m., the presentation at 7 p.m.
Our speaker is the multi-talented Cole Watts, Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Campaign Coordinator and Social Media Champion for TheeDesign Studio (http://www.theedesign.com/), an international award-winning web design and Internet marketing company in Raleigh. He helps companies develop comprehensive SEO and Internet marketing plans that increase their online visibility and connections with prospective customers.
Cole is passionate about online technology and marketing. He is certified in Google Analytics and experienced with multiple social media platforms, including Twitter, Facebook and YouTube. His skills include content creation, social media management, blogging, online video creation and PPC advertising.
During his presentation, you will learn:
- History and overview of Internet marketing
- Overview of SEO and how it works
- SEO tips and tactics
- Overview of Google Analytics to help you increase your business
- SEO tools and analytics
- Tips for Google Analytics
- The future of Social Media: what it means for you and your website.
Cole is an active community volunteer. He manages the websites for the Triangle Interactive Marketing Association (http://www.triangleinteractive.org/) and ProductCampRTP (http://productcamprtp.org/), an event for product managers, product marketers and other marketing professionals to learn from each other. He also managed the sponsorship and giveaways for the 2013 Telethon for the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina.
You can check out Cole’s personal blog (http://www.idreamintech.com/) on advertising, online marketing, social media and technology and also sign up for The Triangle 7 (http://flavors.me/thetriangle7) newsletter, Cole's take on the best networking, business, drinking and food events in the Triangle.
When he’s not keeping up with the latest trends in technology and marketing, Cole hikes in the North Carolina mountains and explores the town of Raleigh. He is a passionate sports fan who fervently hopes that one day his Oakland Raiders will win the Super Bowl Championship.
Learn more about Cole at www.ColeWatts.com (http://www.colewatts.com/).