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When a prospective customer is looking for a product, restaurant, service, promotion, or anything from anywhere in the world, they're likely going to search for it on Google first. That's how Google Ads work: someone enters a search term and Google provides them a relevant ad for a product or service.

In the world of business, Google Ads can be a hugely successful tool for driving traffic, marketing your product, and getting sales. If you've been ignoring the most popular (and effective) online advertising platform in the world, it's time for you to take a second look.

In this workshop, we will be covering:
• Why online advertising
• Introducing Google & YouTube's advertising platforms
• Types of ads
• How to get started on both channels
• Tips and tricks to get best results in 2020

Participants can have free access on the following online platforms:
1. Concinnity (https://tools.concinnitylimited.com/)
- 3 months access to Concinnity's SEO tool (Current free trial on the page will end in Feb 2020.)
** Value for the SEO Tool can be found in here.

2. MavSocial (https://mavsocial.com/)
- 3 months of access for the tool MavSocial for 'Advanced' or 'Business' options.
** Value of Advance and Business package can be found in here.

3. Odoo (https://www.odoo.com/)
- 12 months of access for the tool Odoo for 'CRM' and 'EDM' sections.
** Value of the Tools can be found in here.



Session 3: "Search Engine Optimization 101" on 28 February
(Event Code: W200228TD, please register in here)

Session 4: "Social Media Advertising & Mobile Marketing" on 6 March
(Event Code: W200306TD, please register in here)

Session 5: "Tracking and Analytics" on 13 March
(Event Code: W200313TD, please register in here)

Speaker(s) Vishwas Thakkar, Founder of Concinnity Limited
Vishwas runs Concinnity Ltd, a boutique digital consultancy specializing in analytics, marketing automation and Search Engine Optimization. He gives advice to clients from various industries, including fitness, insurance, publishing, fashion, e-commerce, and food & beverage, regarding development and implementation of online marketing strategies, to achieve predefined objectives. He is a post-graduate in Business Management and has a bachelor's degree in Engineering majoring in Information Technology. His prior experience as a software professional brought him to work with investment banks such as ABN AMRO, Merrill Lynch, Thomson Reuters, Morgan Stanley and RBS. This unique blend of exposure from IT, business consulting and the digital world puts him in a unique position to understand the challenges in digital marketing and make tactical, efficient and results driven strategies.
Language English
Date and Time 2020/02/21 09:15 to 12:15
Venue Chamber Theatre, 22/F United Centre
Media Closed to media
Enquiries Kelly Leung
Tel: 2823 1239
Email: kelly@chamber.org.hk
Fee Members @ HK$950 / Non-Members @ HK$1,150
+$50 for booking offline
This event accepts Chamber Coupon (terms and conditions)
Members enjoy 30% discount with BOC HKGCC VISA Card
Notes - Bookings are only confirmed upon receipt of payment, on a first come first served basis.
- Booking transfer is allowed for corporate members with advanced notice, walk-ins are normally not accepted.
- The Chamber reserves the right to decline any booking or cancel the event. In such case, a full refund of the participation fee will be issued.
- No refund will be made for last minute cancellations or no-shows. If the booking is cancelled at least 7 days before the event, and in such cases the refund will be subjected to a 10% administration fee, or HK$100 deduction, whichever is higher.
- Members paying with their BOC HKGCC Visa Card will enjoy a 30% discount on their reservation. The discount is only applicable to the card holder, and does not extend to their guests. The discount cannot be used in conjunction with Chamber Coupons.
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