February – April 2014

Feb
28
Fri
Twitter in a Day @ CMC in Aspen
Feb 28 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

You tweet therefore you are-or not. Twitter is, in fact, the most misunderstood social media on the planet, so this workshop will focus on the why and how of followers, following, and hashtags. The goal is to turn Twitter into a must-have daily tool for you, regardless of your goals and/or your business. Completion of the Social Media I and Social Media II workshops in January is highly recommended, but not required.

Mobile Dreamweaver @ Glenwood Springs
Feb 28 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Class Description

Students will build a mobile website, delivering a customized website for smart phone and tablet users viewing a website. Class uses Dreamweaver. Prerequisite: basic HTML and CSS knowledge. Meets Fridays, 2/28-3/7. Cost: $75. Refund date: 2/26.

Syn# 80825
Cost $75
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Mar
7
Fri
LinkedIn in a Day @ CMC in Aspen
Mar 7 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

You only need to worry about LinkedIn if you want to have a career. Read that sentence again. LinkedIn is the #1 career social media and, if you look bad there, it translates over into real life. Learn how to make connections, network, plug in available jobs, and leverage targeted, online forums. Completion of the Social Media I and Social Media II workshops in January is highly recommended, but not required.

Mar
21
Fri
YouTube, Pinterest, Instagram in a Day @ CMC in Aspen
Mar 21 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Create your own YouTube Channel for business and personal videos and learn how to embed videos on your web site or blog. learn how to use all three for more professional video delivery and distribution. Use Instagram video and photography to build your social footprint. A digital video camera required.

Customizing WordPress @ Glenwood Springs
Mar 21 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Class Description

Learn to customize the Suffusion theme to build a custom website to almost any design. For programmers and graphic designers. Prerequisites: knowledge of graphic design, WordPress, HTML, and CSS. Meets Fridays, 3/21-4/11. Cost: $145. Refund date: 3/19.

Syn# 80827
Cost $145
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Mar
25
Tue
Predator Issues in Ecosystems with George Wuerthner @ Bud Werner Library
Mar 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Join CMC, YVSC, Yampatika, and Bud Werner Library for this free talk by ecologist George Wuerthner. www.amazon.com/George-Wuerthner/e/B000ARBFCUGeorge Wuerthner rafting the Snake River, Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming

Mar
28
Fri
Hootsuite in a Day @ CMC in Aspen
Mar 28 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

HootSuite is an invaluable tool that allows the management of multiple social media platforms with updating from one place. A major time-saver. Students must bring their own devices. Laptops required; tablets not recommended; smartphones (in addition to laptops) are recommended but not required.

Apr
3
Thu
Search Engine Optimization @ Glenwood Springs
Apr 3 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Class Description

Learn Search Engine Optimization (SEO) techniques that will cause your website to rank higher in search engines and earn you more traffic from major search engines like Google and Bing. Meets Thursdays, 4/3-5/1. Cost: $50. Refund date: 4/1.

Syn# 80710
Cost $50
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Apr
11
Fri
Aspen New Media Workshop Package Deal C @ CMC in Aspen
Apr 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Creating multimedia content via storytelling and content generation for new media. This discounted deal package includes the New media Workshops offered Fridays: 4/11, 4/18, 4/25. Students must bring their own devices. Laptops required; tablets not recommended; smartphones (in addition to laptops) are recommended but not required.

Writing and Blogging for Search Engine Optimization (SEO) & Social Media @ CMC in Aspen
Apr 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

If you’re writing without knowledge of Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and social media then you are probably never going to reach your potential as a blogger and writer. If you’re looking to jumpstart your content-or take it to the next level, this is the workshop for you. Students must bring their own devices. Laptops required; tablets not recommended; smartphones (in addition to laptops) are recommended but not required.