Getting Started Online


9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Digital Media Centre, County Way, Barnsley, S70 2JW

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About The Event
  • Are you thinking about having a website created for your company?

Are you a little put off by the potential pitfalls that may be out there?

Are you put off by the techy jargon that many web designers use?

Arm yourself with more basic knowledge on the subject to give yourself more confidence and authority when taking the first steps onto the World Wide Web.

  • We’ll be going through the basic things you should be considering before you decide to take the plunge, such as:

Do you actually need a website?

The benefits of having a website

Instances where you don’t actually need a website

The impact of social media


How much should you expect to pay for a website

Do you need an e-commerce website, Shopify or an Ebay store

How to source good quality images for your website

What options you have with regards to being able to update your own website

Basic Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) techniques to guarantee that your website is visible on Google

Barnsley Council and Enterprising Barnsley deliver the Launchpad service in partnership with Sheffield City Region Growth Hub. The Launchpad project is supported financially by the European Union and has attracted £2,359,613 investment from the European Regional Development Fund as part of Europe’s support for the region’s economic development.

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