Fort Bend County Libraries will host quite a lot of introductory social-media courses in August. Discover ways to create accounts, work together with associates, and rather more with common web sites similar to Fb, Instagram, Tumblr, and others. These attending these courses may also get recommendations on on-line etiquette and safety measures.
To attend the courses, contributors ought to have a primary working data of computer systems, and will need to have a private e mail account already arrange earlier than the courses start.
The August schedule of courses is as follows:
“Introduction to Tumblr” will happen on the First Colony Department Library (2121 Austin Parkway, Sugar Land) on Wednesday, August 16, starting at 11 a.m., within the Convention Room. This class presents a primary overview of Tumblr, a microblogging and social-networking web site. Discover ways to arrange a Tumblr weblog and get recommendations on microblogging photos, textual content, video, and extra.
“Canva Design Fundamentals” will happen at George Memorial Library (1001 Golfview, Richmond) on Tuesday, August 22, from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Canva is a free, on-line graphic-design instrument. Canva’s easy-to-use interface gives entry to tens of millions of pictures, graphics, and fonts, enabling the person to create designs for net or print. Learn the way this instrument can be utilized to create weblog graphics, Fb covers, flyers, posters, invites, shows, and extra.
“Social Media Fundamentals” will happen at George Memorial Library (1001 Golfview, Richmond) on Tuesday, August 29, from 10:30-11:30 a.m., within the Pc Lab. Study totally different common social-media websites and the way they can be utilized for enterprise or leisure. Hear in regards to the similarities and variations between social-media platforms similar to Fb, Instagram, and Twitter. Get recommendations on finest practices and security precautions.
The courses are free and open to the general public. Seating is proscribed, nonetheless, and reservations are required. To register on-line on the Fort Bend County Libraries’ web site (www.fortbend.lib.tx.us), click on on “Lessons & Occasions,” choose the library, and discover this system. Members can also register by calling the First Colony Department Library (281-238-2800) or George Memorial Library (281-342-4455).