Grow Your Business Online

  • Program Area: Start a Business
  • Date: August 15, 2022 to December 18, 2022
  • Time of day: Enroll anytime. Work at your own pace. Complete by December 31.
  • Delivery: Online

Class Description

The goal of this training experience is to give you the skills, knowledge, and confidence to create a compelling web presence & website for your small business.

Here are the topics covered: 

  • Choose the right tools
  • Evaluate your brand
  • Design an effective website
  • Creating site content
  • Create your eCommerce store
  • Getting found through SEO
  • Grow with email marketing
  • Mastering social media
  • Offer exceptional sales and service experiences
  • Protect your website

Additional orientation and mentoring sessions are included.

The course is targeted to established businesses and requires the use of an internet-accessible device.

Grow Your Business Online is the Empower by GoDaddy program in partnership with New Ventures Maine.  By completing five modules within the course, you qualify for access to free products, services, and support through GoDaddy.

Requirements for Free Products and Services:

  • To receive one free domain (.com or .org) and website hosting for 2 years: attend an Orientation session and complete the Choose Your Tools survey in the learning platform.
  • To receive one free branded email address and be enrolled in a 50% Discount Program beyond the first two (2) years of this program: publish your website or complete five (5) courses.

Registration/More Info

Enroll anytime, complete by December 31st.
Contact Gigi Guyton-Thompson at 207-799-5025 or gigi.guyton@maine.edu
Click Here To Register

ClassDateProgram AreaLocationRegion
Introduction to Self-Employment2023-06-06 June 06, 2023Start a BusinessONLINE DaytimeStatewide
Introduction to Self-Employment2023-06-06 June 06, 2023Start a BusinessONLINE EveningStatewide
Business Basics2023-05-31 May 31, 2023
(ends June 14, 2023)
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Grow Your Business Online2023-03-06 March 06, 2023
(ends August 31, 2023)
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