TribU: How to Create Your Own Blog, Three Part Series January 14-21-28

TribU: How to Create Your Own Blog, Three Part Series January 14-21-28
Event on 2014-01-14 09:00:00

 

TribU: How to Create Your Own Blog, three-part series

 

This three-part TribU seminar on creating your own blog offers a lively mix of discussions, presentations and short tutorials. Learn how blogs work and design a strategy for your own blog, learn to design a sophisticated blog and learn to promote and track your blog’s web traffic. A computer is not required for this class. 9 a.m.- Noon, Tribune Tower, 435 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago

Tickets for the three-part package are 0, individual tickets are each.

 

JANUARY 14/ How to Create Your Own Blog, Part One 

In this introductory class, learn how to start a blog for pleasure or professional use. You’ll learn how blogs work at the most basic level, analyze several kinds of blogs and understand how to design a strategy for your own blog. Taught by Jimmy Greenfield, community manager of ChicagoNow, the Tribune’s blog network. . 9 a.m. Tribune Tower, 435 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago

 Individual ticket: http://createblogpartone.eventbrite.com 

 

JANUARY 21/ How to Create Your Own Blog, Part Two 

You understand how blogging works—now learn how to build your own blog. In this intermediate class, learn how to build your own blog on WordPress, a free blogging platform. Also learn how to customize your blog’s design and track your blog’s web traffic. Taught by Jimmy Greenfield, community manager of ChicagoNow, the Tribune’s blog network. . 9 a.m. Tribune Tower, 435 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago Individual ticket: http://createblogpartwo.eventbrite.com  

JANUARY 28/ How to Create Your Own Blog, Part Three

You’ve already started your own blog—now it’s time to grow your audience. In this intermediate-level class, learn to write blog posts that get shared. Then learn how to promote your blog using social media and SEO (search engine optimization). Taught by Jimmy Greenfield, community manager of ChicagoNow, the Tribune’s blog network. . 9 a.m. Tribune Tower, 435 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago Individual ticket: http://createblogpartthree.eventbrite.com

at Murphy Auditorium
50 East Erie Street
Chicago, United States

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