Category: eCommerce

Success Through e-Commerce Bootcamp

Updated for 2022!

Join us if you’re interested in pivoting more of your efforts to ONLINE SALES

This session will cover:

  • The variety of websites available, the possibilities for upgrading yours to better accommodate online sales and the estimated costs to accomplish this!
  • The various e-commerce platforms available and how to select the best based on your specific business needs.
  • How to setup and manage your online storefront or service portal and how to use data and marketing to maximize returns.

Instructor: Cameron Nelson, Chief Digital Advisor, Virginia SBDC and CV SBDC

Mr. Nelson has over 18 years experience in technology, and as a senior tech consultant in Silicon Valley helping Fortune 500 companies improve their digital marketing and eCommerce. At the same time he founded several tech companies, including a SaaS website for tree preservation and a blockchain platform for nonprofits. Cameron is accomplished in language, culture, has an MBA and MA and believes new technology products have the ability to help shape our world for the better.

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Success Through e-Commerce

This session will cover:

  • The variety of websites available, the possibilities for upgrading yours to better accommodate online sales and the estimated costs to accomplish this!

  • The various e-commerce platforms available and how to select the best based on your specific business needs.

  • How to setup and manage your online storefront or service portal and how to use data and marketing to maximize returns.

Instructor: Cameron Nelson, Chief Digital Advisor, Virginia SBDC and CV SBDC

Mr. Nelson has over 18 years experience in technology, and as a senior tech consultant in Silicon Valley helping Fortune 500 companies improve their digital marketing and eCommerce. At the same time he founded several tech companies, including a SaaS website for tree preservation and a blockchain platform for nonprofits. Cameron is accomplished in language, culture, has an MBA and MA and believes new technology products have the ability to help shape our world for the better.

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Future Proofing Your Business with Blockchain

FOMO on blockchain for your business? We’ve got you covered. We demystify blockchain in this illustrative program that includes a panel of experts to answer your questions.

This sessions cover:

  • Introduction to Blockchain 
    • Blockchain vs. bitcoin – how are they different?
  • How Blockchain can be used for Small Business
    • Accepting cryptocurrency as a form of payment 
    • Use of smart contracts o Using blockchain to raise capital 
  • Looking towards the future of Blockchain Technologies
    • Moving towards cryptocurrency as national currency
  • Industry Applications
  • Safety and Privacy Concerns

 

Panelists: Cameron Nelson, Chief Digital Advisor, Virginia SBDC and Central Virginia SBDC Beth Waller, Cybersecurity and Data Privacy Practice Chair, Woods Rogers Attorneys at Law Dr. Feras Klenk, Blockchain researcher and Adjunct Professor, University North Carolina

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Managing Your WordPress Website

This video covers cover “the basics” on creating and updating a WordPress site, including:

  • User management 
  • Page creation and editing
  • Image and video uploads
  • Plugin management
  • Linking to social media

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Success through e Commerce

This video covers:

  • The variety of websites available, the possibilities for upgrading yours to better accommodate online sales and the estimated costs to accomplish this!
  • The various e-commerce platforms available and how to select the best based on your specific business needs.
  • How to setup and manage your online storefront or service portal and how to use data and marketing to maximize returns.

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eCommerce for Retailers

Gone are the days that your bricks and mortar store could stand alone because of the experience you offer your customers is unparalleled. That is great, but is *no longer enough* during the pandemic to survive/thrive. You must take your offer online and reach people who are not comfortable enough yet to shop in public. A robust digital shopping website is critical to success for evermore.
 
Marc Willson and Cameron Nelson outline the different platforms and how to choose between them.

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