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Dec 27, 2016 Editing Photos Using Google Photos for Students 50+ $0 members/$10 non-members Thursday, March 30th, 1pm – 3pm Learn how to edit your photos using Google Photos: crop your photos using different aspect ratios, correct for exposure, add some vibrance, add filters for fun effects, create collages, create simple animations, convert your photos to black and white, save your edited photos or revert... more
Dec 27, 2016 Using Hootsuite to Manage Social Media for Your Nonprofit Everyone knows Social Media Marketing can have a huge impact on an organization, but finding the time to do it is difficult. One great tool that can save you time and boost your engagement is Hootsuite. In this class, we'll cover the basics of Hootsuite. No matter where you are, you can manage multiple social media platforms at once -... more
Dec 27, 2016 Activists are increasingly using the power of social media to raise awareness about particular issues and to raise funding for their cause. In this workshop, you will explore several case studies of effective social media campaigns employed by activists and will discuss the future trends in social media activism. Instructor: Patricia Egessa Pre-requisite: Basic knowledge of or involvement with... more
Dec 27, 2016 Search Engine Optimization for Nonprofits Have you ever wondered why you're not #1 on Google? Attend this class and not only find out why your website isn't #1 but what steps you can take to earn the #1 position. We will focus on On-Page and Off-Page SEO. Registration is Required. Requirements:You must either work on your own website, or actively serve as an administrator for an existing... more
Dec 27, 2016 Age Engage: One-to-One Internet Assistance (FREE) Cambridge Community Television pairs with Google CCTV is excited to announce that we will be teaming with Google to host another session of Age Engage on Tuesday, March 7th from 1:00PM - 3:00PM. Age Engage is a collaboration between Google and CCTV in which individuals over 50 learn how to use the Internet. During Age Engage, people over 50 are... more
Dec 27, 2016 Facebook for Nonprofits 71% of all internet users in the US have a Facebook account. Learn how to leverage this widely used platform to reach local audiences. In this hands-on workshop we will explore best practices for writing engaging posts and discuss options for paid advertising including increasing post visibility and targeted ads. Registration is Required. Requirements: computer and... more
Dec 27, 2016 Bring Your Own Device (FREE) Cambridge Community Television pairs with MIT CCTV is partnering with MIT for their “Day of Service” to offer seniors one-on-one assistance with a personal device. Did you receive a new device as a gift this holiday season, or do you have a device you’ve owned for awhile and just want to learn some new options? Get the most out of your phone, tablet or laptop - bring... more
Dec 27, 2016 Social media is changing the face of journalism. This course will explore ways in which journalists can use social media to report the news as it happens. Topics covered include how to find stories, use social media to share news happenings in real time, engage with an online audience, and drive traffic to websites/blogs for more information. Instructor: Patricia Egessa Pre-requisite: Mac... more
Dec 27, 2016 This class is designed specifically for live producers who want their program to have a life after it is shown and streamed on CCTV’s channels. The instructor will show you how to locate and download your program from CCTVs Google drive, or take the content from your SD card, and upload it to Youtube. It is beneficial for you to already have a Youtube account when signing up for the class, but... more
Dec 27, 2016 This series will feature three different classes that cover each step in the process of producing a successful podcast. Students can sign up for this class only or for the whole series at a discounted rate. The final class is a one-session workshop about how to build a following for your podcast. This class assumes you have content that is ready to be distributed. We will survey the various... more
Dec 22, 2016 Instagram is a great channel for creating and solidifying your visual identity and spreading the word about the work you do. This session will look at how you, as an independent producer, can utilize Instagram best-practices to promote your work, reach your target audience, reach new markets, grow your following, drive traffic to your website and build your “brand.” Instructor: Patricia Egessa... more
Dec 22, 2016 Learn the basics of the coding language behind every web page on the internet. Learn about markup languages (the M in HTML), and how to create and manipulate web content. Thinking in code is a creative and marketable talent, and is the gateway to unlocking new career paths. Whether you are interested in controlling your personal website better, adding another skill to your resume, or in... more
Sep 27, 2016 Bring Your Own Device (FREE) Cambridge Community Television pairs with MIT CCTV is partnering with MIT for its “Day of Service” to offer seniors one-on-one assistance with a personal device. Get the most out of your phone, tablet or laptop - bring it on by and we’ll help you become more familiar with your new technology! Registration is required. When: Saturday, November 5, 2016, 10:00AM - 12:... more
Sep 27, 2016 Photo Class Series for Students 50+ This fall CCTV is offering three classes on organizing, editing and sharing photos. This series is FREE for members and sessions are $10 each for non-members. Please contact Clodagh Drummey at 617-401-4005 or clodagh@cctvcambridge.org for more information - registration is required. Photo Class Series: Session #1 - Editing Photos Using Google Photos $0 members... more
Sep 27, 2016 Photo Class Series for Students 50+ This fall CCTV is offering three classes on organizing, editing and sharing photos. This series is FREE for members and sessions are $10 each for non-members. Please contact Clodagh Drummey at 617-401-4005 or clodagh@cctvcambridge.org for more information - registration is required. Photo Class Series: Session #2 - Sharing Photos $0 members/$10 non-members... more
Sep 27, 2016 Photo Class Series for Students 50+ This fall CCTV is offering three classes on organizing, editing and sharing photos. This series is FREE for members and sessions are $10 each for non-members. Please contact Clodagh Drummey at 617-401-4005 or clodagh@cctvcambridge.org for more information - registration is required. Photo Class Series: Session #1 - Downloading and Organizing Your Photos $0... more
Sep 27, 2016 One-on-One Technology AssistanceFREE CCTV is partnering with Building Impact and Tech Gives Back to provide individuals one-on-one technology training. If you register for this free session, you will be paired with an individual who works in the local tech community to assist you with your particular technology needs: using email, smartphones & mobile devices, social media strategy, website... more
Sep 26, 2016 Online Shopping with Google - Students 50+ (FREE) Friday, November 11, 2016 from 1:00PM - 3:00PM In this class, a Google representative will cover the basics of how to shop online safely and effectively this holiday season. You’ll cover everything from how to research the best prices, various methods for paying online (whether you are making one purchase or many purchases), options for shipping... more
Sep 25, 2016 Do you want to share your knowledge with a world-wide audience? Consider producing an engaging vlog to creatively sharing your voice. Vlogs are a form of blog that use video and supporting text, images, and metadata. Vlogs are one of the most extensively used formats for both business and individuals…and now you! We will be covering basic scriptwriting, creation techniques and promotion. Pre-... more
Sep 21, 2016 Age Engage: One-to-One Internet Assistance (FREE) Cambridge Community Television pairs with Google CCTV is excited to announce that we will be teaming with Google to host another session of Age Engage on October 14 from 1:00PM - 3:00PM. Age Engage is a collaboration between Google and CCTV to teach individuals over 50 how to use the Internet. During Age Engage, people over 50 are paired with... more
Jul 2, 2016 This course will explore how to creatively use multimedia in online reporting. How do you effectively combine text, images, videos, audio and graphs to tell a compelling story? What are the factors to consider in combining a variety of these media to write for the web? What about social media? How can you ensure that multimedia content is both news site and social media ready? What are some... more

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