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Graphic Design for Visual Presentations ONLINE


with UGot Class Online, Biddeford Adult Education

Calendar Next session starts Nov 4, 2019 , runs for 4 weeks

Make your visual presentations look professional and communicate effectively. Get the latest most advanced techniques on graphic design principles, including page layout, typography and basic design considerations. Take away more skills to create an effective and beautiful visual presentation on any presentation software program that you choose.

Graphic Design Software Essentials Certificate 2/3


with UGotClass, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Feb 3, 2020 , runs for 12 weeks

The Adobe software tools are the leading software for graphic design. Adobe Illustrator is the industry standard for designing logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web. Adobe InDesign works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly and allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines. Use Adobe Photoshop to effectively edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital artwork. Access to the Adobe software tools required.



Helping Customers "Find" You ... Digital Resources and Tools for Farmers Fall 2019


with Donna Coffin, Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative

Calendar Oct 28, 2019 at 6 pm

Farm stands, farmers’ markets and other direct to customer marketing methods have always relied on “Word of Mouth” marketing to get most of their customers. Now customers are communicating in a variety of ways including digitally and farmers need to be sure their customers can find them easily in the digital universe. 90% of Americans have cell phones and 60% have smartphones. 70% of people use their smartphone as a store locator. Can they find your farm or farmers’ market? What are customers posting about their farm experience at your farm or farmers’ market? Come and find out how you can make your farm stand, farmers’ market or other direct to customer market site more visible to the digital technology. Bring your mobile device if you have one. Donna Coffin is a University of Maine Extension Professor in Piscataquis and Penobscot Counties and has been assisting farmers and gardeners since 1980. She utilizes new media in communications with clients and assists farmers in marketing.

How to Get What You Want From..


with Rob Kanzer, York Adult Education

Calendar Next session starts Oct 21, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week
2 additional sessions through Nov 4, 2019

Most of us complain about what we don’t have. In this course, you will learn how to create a compelling statement of what you do want and also learn several techniques of how to get what you want. Life and business coach, Rob Kanzer, has 36 years of experience with corporate executives, moms and dads, small business owners, and folks just like you, helping them achieve happiness and success in their work, personal lives, and even their own inner peace of mind.

Improving Email Promotions 2/3


with UGotClass, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Feb 3, 2020 , runs for 4 weeks

Improve email promotions, including when and what to email and testing copy. Analyze email response rates (open rates and click throughs).   Improve promotion and responses with tracking and testing. 


Infographics 2/3


with UGotClass, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Feb 3, 2020 , runs for 4 weeks

Discover a powerful, concise way to present information.  Explore the history of Infographics and the types of infographics used in business, education and industry.  Research Pinterest and other web-based sources of infographics.  Learn the basics of designing infographics and create your own simple infographic.




with Nicole Siscaretti Doyle, Winthrop/Monmouth Adult & Community Education

Calendar Oct 7, 2019

With over 100 million users, Instagram is a marketing gold mine. Discover ways to have your audience generate excellent content for you. Build your community while doing it. Learn how to make hashtags work for you, how to make and keep your followers happy and how a small input can cause exponential growth. We'll also explore Do's and Don'ts of Instagram to get you on the fast track to success. Make the most of Instagram and lead your business to unending exposure. An android or iOS device is needed to take full advantage of the exercises in this class.

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Integrating Social Media In Your Organization 11/4


with UGotClass, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Nov 4, 2019 , runs for 4 weeks

ake away a practical strategy and techniques for implementing social networks for your organization or business.  Learn how to create your own private social network using Ning, work socially using Google Docs and calendars, and move your web site to an interactive Web 2.0 site. Then your instructor will help you choose which social network tools are right for your situation, and then integrate them into your web site to develop a social networking strategy for your organization.

Find out what you can be doing, what you should be doing, and take back a plan to integrate social networks into your communication and marketing. 


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