Facebook Business and Instagram for business – all you need to know to make the most out of these platforms : York Business Festival

8 Nov 2022

As part of a day of activities at the Guildhall, social media expert Sue Thompson of Catch Design will lead an in-depth session covering everything you need to know to make the most of your business’s Facebook and Instagram accounts. Fully funded training opportunity for businesses trading or registered in City of York Council or Harrogate Borough Council areas, delivered by GAP Coaching.

Event Details

This sessions goes back to the beginning and looks at each of these platforms from the start point of making sure bios, avatars, descriptions, etc. are ready and correct. There will be a brief overview of each platform, looking at content adding options, engagement ideas, analytics and developing the right content for the platform. This can be useful as many people haven’t set up their platforms correctly in the first place and new features have come along which many people are not aware of. Other areas covered include covers, groups, stories, reels, lists, hashtags and other features of the platforms.

Date and Venue

Tuesday 8th November, 1:00pm-5:00pm at the Guildhall in York.

About the speaker

Sue Thompson runs her own marketing and social media business, Catch Design Management, in Stokesley, North Yorkshire. With a background in Marketing and Communication Studies, she has worked with Town and District Councils to showcase the diverse role of social media within small businesses. Sue also works as a content creator for SME’s social media platforms, and advises businesses on their social media strategy.

Sue was awarded the Trainer of the Year award by the Digital Women Organisation in 2022.

Further Details

This fully funded programme is only available to SME businesses or charities trading or registered in City of York Council or Harrogate Borough Council areas. 

Places are limited, so please register your interest early to avoid disappointment.

If you are interested in participating, please fill in the form on this page and we will be in contact with you. If you would like to know more, please contact joseph.midgley@ynygrowthhub.com

This programme is delivered in partnership between the York & North Yorkshire Growth Hub, City of York Council, Harrogate Borough Council, & Catch Design.

The Growth Hub are collaborating with City of York Council, Harrogate Borough Council and different providers to deliver various fully funded support programmes to businesses based in the City of York and Harrogate district. Places are limited, and we may not be able guarantee any individual business support through more than one of the funded programmes we’re currently offering. Please contact us if you have any queries.