Computer technology the focus of special courses in MarchAnyone 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 Thursday, March 4, from 9 a.m. to noon. Learn how to set up a business Web site or improve an existing one. Learn about Web site development costs, templates, and much more.
- Search Engine Optimization—offered Thursday, March 11, from 9 a.m. to noon. Learn how to increase your visibility online through the importance of keywords, content, word placement and more. Have your Web site be one of the first results in a Web search.
- Computer Security—offered Thursday, March 18, from 9 a.m. to noon. Learn about firewalls, anti-spyware, anti-spam, and other programs that you can use to defend yourself, your computer, and your identity.
- Social Networking—offered Wednesday, March 24, from 9 a.m. to noon. Everyone is using social networking sites like Twitter and Facebook—learn how you can, too.
Discounts are available for multiple sessions. For more information or to register, call 724-430-4211 or visit www.fayette.psu.edu/CE.