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Facebook Basics for Business – Blandford – Dorset Growth Hub

June 19 @ 9:30 am - 1:30 pm BST

| Free

Nine out of 10 UK internet users use Facebook (OFCOM, 2018). This means Facebook can be a great way for businesses to reach a huge audience.

This workshop covers the basics of how a business can use Facebook to reach that audience.

It includes:

  • Setting up and using a Facebook Page

  • Using Messenger with a Page

  • Setting up and using a Facebook Group

  • An introduction to Page Insights (analytics)

  • Tips for creating engagement and building an audience

  • Q&A on specific Facebook features and functions

This is for you if you’re considering using Facebook for your business, or you already have a Facebook Page and are not sure how to make best use of it.

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:

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


Crown Hotel
West St
Bladford, Dorset DT11 7AJ United Kingdom