UGA Small Business Development Center Teaches Mobile Marketing to South Georgia Entrepreneurs

Staff Report From Albany CEO

Friday, April 7th, 2017

With the speed of change in technology, business owners should periodically look at their marketing efforts and engage in up to date marketing methods. The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center announces a class focused on mobile marketing and online strategies in Albany on April 13, 2017. In this class, business owners and managers can learn effective marketing strategies that allow them to reach their customers on the wherever they are- at work, home, or on the go. The class will also focus on strategies to  build a successful online business presence so that customers find the business when searching online.

This class will be a strategy session that gives business owners and marketing managers a new look at how some of the top small businesses are reaching their customers. The class is designed for business owners to learn effective mobile marketing  and online strategies and discover how they can use them to build relationships with customers and drive sales. The main objectives of the class will be for business owners and managers to understand how to:

Learn how mobile marketing strategies change the way we do business.

Learn Best Practices for Mobile Marketing

Learn to build an effective online presence so that customers find them when searching online.

Learn formulas for being found online and driving traffic to your website.

Learn how to build searchable content that improves your online presence.

The class will be held from 9 AM – 11 AM in the Candy Room at 125 Pine Avenue, Albany, GA. 31701.

Debbie Finney, Area Director for UGA SBDC in Albany and instructor for this program, has this to say about the program:

“We are constantly connected today by multiple devices – smart phones, tablets, laptops and desktop computers. Consumers are using multiple devices to find businesses and make buying decisions. The marketing challenge for businesses today is to include mobile and online strategies that reach customers on multiple devices wherever they are. And, having a great online presence is very important so that customers find your business when searching online.  In this class business owners and mangers will learn best marketing practices to effectively reach customers and to be found in our mobile world.”

Registration is available online at or you can register by phone by calling (229)420-1144.