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Youth Media Program Participants Receive Scholastic Art & Wriitng Awards!

Mon, 02/01/2016 - 1:38pm

We are proud to announce that CCTV Youth Media Program participants Sam Brill-Weil, Yanka Petri, Ann Pierre, and Zohar Propp-Hurwitz will receive 2016 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards! The regional competition received more than 15,000 entries in Art, and about 2,500 writing entries. Work was judged by 3 criteria: originality, technical skill, and personal vision. A complete list of winners can be viewed here: http://www.smfa.edu/scholastic-awards-2016.html.

Arts & Entertainment

Hanging By A Thread: Anything Can Happen produced by Anne Pierre

Fri, 01/29/2016 - 1:02am

An interview with Wilnert Guillame about his experience with homelessness. Produced by Anne Pierre for the School Year Production Program Fall 2015.

Why Hasn't It Snowed Yet? Produced by Josue Cardoza, Anderson Guichette and Odai Nakawa

Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:49am

An interview with Amy Mertl of Lesley University about the warmer than usual December of 2015. Produced by Josue Cardoza, Anderson Guichette and Odai Nakawa for the School Year Production Program Fall 2015.

Interested in Social Media Tools for Your Business?

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 11:19am

All workshops are sponsored by the City of Cambridge's Community Development Department and will be held at the CCTV Computer Lab, 438 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139. All workshops are free for Cambridge residents and business owners. Non-eligible participants may pay $10 per workshop upon attendance. Social Media workshops presented by Cambridge Community Television (CCTV). To pre-register and for more information, please contact Rona Abrahams at 617-349-4637 or email at rabrahams@cambridgema.gov or Pardis Saffari at 617-349-4654 or psaffari@cambridgema.gov. To learn more about the City of Cambridge’s business development workshops, visit: http://www.cambridgema.gov/business.

Twitter for Business: The Marketing, Sales and Through Leadership Tool
Thursday, February 11, 2016 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Free for Cambridge residents and business owners, $10 for all non-Cambridge participants.
Looking to create a stronger online presence? Looking for a new way to gain clientele for your business? Twitter is one of the most popular social media platforms and a fantastic tool to keep businesses competitive. Learn how to create and manage an active Twitter account, how to connect with other businesses/prospects, use tools to help automate your account and how to gain a following. Class requirements: computer and internet literacy.

Search Engine Optimization
Monday, February 29, 2016 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Free for Cambridge residents and business owners, $10 for all non-Cambridge participants.
This class is about how to get your website to the top of Google Search. Instructors will focus on On-Page and Off- Page SEO. Have you ever wondered why you are not #1 on Google? Attend this class and not only nd out why your website isn’t #1, but what steps you can take to earn the #1 position. Class requirements: You must either work on your own website, or actively serve as an administrator for an existing business or organization website.

Digital Marketing
Thursday, March 10 and Thursday, March 17, 20156 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Free for Cambridge residents and business owners, $20 for all non-Cambridge participants.
This class will teach you how to make money selling your products or services on the internet. Instructors will cover how to create a business online, generate traf c to the website, and close deals/sales using the latest digital marketing methods. Topics covered: business offering, marketing funnels, website development (lightly), traf c acquisition (SEO & SEM), and marketing automation. Class requirements: You must either work on your own website, or actively serve as an administrator for an existing business or organization website.

Building Business Websites with WIX
Monday, April 4, 2016 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Free for Cambridge residents and business owners, $10 for all non-Cambridge participants.
Can’t code HTML? Don’t have thousands to shell out for a beautiful web design? Not to worry, you can build your own interactive website using WIX. This three hour, hands-on workshop will walk you through the web-building program including how to nd, purchase, and connect a domain name, how to pick a template, how to create web pages, pricing structures, and how to enable e-commerce and blogs. Class requirements: computer and internet literacy.

Social Media Analytics
Monday, April 11, 2016 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Free for Cambridge residents and business owners, $10 for all non-Cambridge participants.
Twitter? Facebook? Pinterest? Instagram? Is your social media making an impact? Having trouble measuring what’s working in social media? In this class you will learn how to run effective social media campaigns and collect data
on your social media accounts. Sign up and learn how to run data driven social media campaigns to promote your business online. Class requirements: You must already work with at least two social media platforms for professional purposes.

The City of Cambridge does not discriminate on the basis of disability. The city will provide auxiliary aides and services, written materials in alternative format and reasonable modifications in policies and procedures to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request.

Business & Economy