Computer technology the focus of special courses at Fayette in March

Anyone struggling with Web site technology issues, such as how to create a Web site, how to promote a Web site and how to ensure a Web site’s security, may want to consider the PennTAP Technology Series being offered at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus, in March.

Four specially-designed courses will be offered once a week through the campus’ Outreach and Continuing Education Office.
 
Specific topics include:
  • Planning and Promoting Your Web Site -- Offered from 9 a.m. to noon on March 4. Participants will learn how to set up a business Web site or improve an existing one, and about Web site development costs, templates and more.
  • Search Engine Optimization -- Offered from 9 a.m. to noon on March 11. Participants will learn how to increase online visibility through the use of keywords, content, word placement and more. Participants will learn how to have their Web site become one of the first results in a Web search.
  • Computer Security -- From 9 a.m. to noon on March 18, participants will learn about firewalls, anti-spyware and anti-spam software and other programs that can be used to protect a person's computer and identity.
  • Social Networking -- From 9 a.m. to noon on March 24, participants will learn how to use the social networking Web sites Twitter and Facebook.
Participants in multiple sessions are eligible for discounts. For more information or to register, call 724-430-4211 or visit http://www.fayette.psu.edu/CE online.

 

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Last Updated February 08, 2010