Who is this for:
Anyone with a business, organisation or project that needs a stunning digital presence online that you want to understand and control yourself
People of all ages, creatives or non-tech people who want professional guidance with an actual outcome.
Novices and creatives who want to do it themselves without coding or too much tech but who still want to look professional online
Anyone who can create a word processing document and browse the internet; you have the necessary skills for us to teach you how to create and manage your own website
Take photos with your phone
Optional but preferred: an active Facebook and/or Instagram account.
You Will Learn How To:
Create and update basic pages with different layouts
Understand Templates and adjust styles, fonts and colours
Upload Photos and Videos
Manage your Google My Business profile to increase your ability to be found in a Google Search.
Use a custom domain and email address in G Suite to increase the professional perception of your brand.
Use your phone to create content with photography tips from professional photographer Lauren Murphy.
Promote your new website using social media with tips from marketing expert Erika McInerney.
Find additional help and support
You Will Leave With:
A new fully functional 1-5 page website that is mobile friendly.
a highly secure industry best practice website with Payment Card Industry (PCL) compliance and Security SSL enabled.
Your custom domain name connected to your site with a custom business email address (optional, but recommended)
A new G Suite account with a custom email address included
Your website optimised to get found in Google searches through a Google Business Listing
The knowledge and confidence to update your website’s content so it grows with your business.
30 minutes of free phone/screen sharing follow up
Free Domain name transfer and management for 12 months (if required)
Cost Not Included in the Training Fee
Squarespace plans start at $16 month before discounts based on a 12 month subscription (note: do not sign up without our 20% discount code)
G Suite set up: basic plan is $5.50/month and gives you custom email account with G Suite including 30 GB cloud storage, Google Docs, Sheets, Slides and Forms.
Optional: custom domain name registration, under $50 depending on TLD type (with free transfers if applicable)
Pick a workshop date from the calendar below, register, and organise payment via credit card or bank transfer
You’ll then book in a 1 hr support session to help you to complete the homework tasks - these will help you create all of content you need to build your website with us in a day
Before the workshop you will need to have completed the homework and any additional/optional cost sign ups
On the Day of the Workshop
You will need a laptop for the day - if you do not own one we can arrange hire, just let us know in the registration process
Tea, coffee, fruit and snacks for morning and afternoon tea and Lunch will be provided.
Completing this Workshop will give You Premium Access to
Special offers for additional social media training with Mac&Ernie
a 20% discount on your first year of a Squarespace subscription (SAVE up to $125)
A 15% discount on the Masterclass website which will cover electronic direct mail, setting up and managing Blogs and video content, managing your cloud services, setting up a shopping cart with up to 5 products.
FOR GIPPSLAND ATTENDEES: A $350 discount to an on-site or in-studio photoshoot with Lauren Murphy Photography (conditions apply)