When you’re building up your business it’s really helpful to get hands-on support, to develop your skills, and to meet others who are in a similar position to you.
Our friendly and inspirational events give you advice from trusted professionals on a variety of topics, and cover: starting your business; growth; finance; environmental issues; marketing and sales; and websites and social media.
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Facebook Advertising – Shaftesbury – Dorset Growth Hub
March 6 @ 9:30 am - 1:30 pm| Free
Learn how paid advertising on Facebook can help your business grow its sales to both new and existing customers. This workshop is an introduction to the many options available to businesses that want to make better use of this powerful advertising channel.
6 out of 10 marketers are increasing their spend on paid Facebook advertising (Social Media Examiner trends report 2017). Why? Because for many, Facebook ads are proving very cost-effective.
There’s more to advertising on Facebook that boosting posts and promoting your business Page. This workshop opens up Ads Manager and explains the different ad types, how to structure a campaign, and how to target different audiences.
The workshop will cover:
- The Facebook Pixel and why you need it
- The elements of a Facebook ad campaign
- How to manage a Facebook Ad Account
- Finding your way around Facebook Ads Manager
- An introduction to Facebook Business Manager
- A template for a simple Facebook ad strategy
Please make sure that you are able to attend the event before you book. If you book a place and are not able to attend we reserve the right to exclude you from further bookings where places are in short supply.
This workshop is completely free and funded by the European Regional Development Fund. It’s delivered by Dorset Growth Hub and WSX Enterprise. It is only open to Dorset, UK registered SME’s and aspiring entrepreneurs within home addresses in Dorset, UK postcodes.
Only one place allowed per business. Please contact the Growth Hub if you wish to reserve a space for another organisation or person.
Please also note that some sectors are not eligible for support on this programme due to Central Government Legislation. These sectors include: *Fishery & Aquaculture, *Primary production, processing and marketing of agricultural products, *Coal, Steel and shipbuilding sectors,*Synthetic Fibres, *Generalised School Age Education, *Banking and Insurance Companies. (*please follow the link for full eligibility guidelines: https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/15275/National_Eligiblity_Rules_V2.pdf)
Some Retail activities are also subject to ineligibility. Due to any ineligibility, we can only accept those who are eligible into our range of courses and workshops. If you require more information or are unsure if you are eligible for the support we offer, you can call us on 01202 607533 and a member of the Dorset Growth hub team will be happy to help