Garfield Heights Library

Spike Radway   February 26, 2017   Comments Off on Garfield Heights Library
Location:5409 Turney Road, Garfield Heights, Ohio 44125, United States
Phone:216.475.8178

Our usual meeting place. The library has ample parking and is centrally located near I-480 and I-77. The meeting rooms immediately to the right as you come in the front door.

Upcoming events

  • 2019-03-28 6:00 PM - 2019-03-28 9:00 PM

    You’ve made a video, now what? Learn what platform is right for your audience, how to find solid video topics, how to read video analytics and so much more. Take a deep dive into the world of sharing videos on social media with Flex Media’s Bill Baraona and Kathie Zipp as they share tips to help you increase your engagement, grow your following, and start using your videos more effectively.
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    Overview of Video and Social Media
    Who is Flex Media?
    Why video is important?
    Why video and social media work hand in hand.
    How to choose a video topic and why that is important
    Researching your topic
    Free resources available
    Paid resources available
    Why is research important and when do you start?
    Audience considerations when making your video
    You have the video finished, Now what?
    Video Title
    Video Thumbnail
    Tagging your video
    Vide Descriptions
    SEO
    Sharing the video
    Which platform should you use and why?
    What are the fundamental differences between each platform?
    What audiences are on each platform?
    Additional considerations
    Video analytics
    The details are in the analytics
    Retention is key
    A/B Testing
    Tracking your progress
    Wrap up
    Overall Summary
    Additional resources
    Questions

    Bios:
    Bill Baraona is owner/videographer of Flex Media LLC. He has been working in the video production industry for eight years. Bill attended Cuyahoga Valley Career Center (CVCC) while in high school and was enrolled in the Media Technology Program. He is certified in Media Technology through CVCC and holds an OCTCA Certification in Graphic Design, Digital Media Design, Audio/Video, Interactive Media Production, Technical writing, and IM Business Concepts. Bill also holds an Associates Degree of Applied Sciences from Cuyahoga Community College.

    Kathie Zipp is a writer and producer for Flex Media. Her background is in trade publishing, which she pursued after obtaining a BS in magazine journalism from Kent State University. Kathie loves helping companies with their marketing to allow them to grow. In her free time, she enjoys being outside in nature, cooking and traveling

  • 2019-04-25 6:00 PM - 2019-04-25 8:30 PM

    Join us in a discussion of how imagery from a variety of drones can be a value-added service for graphic designers, and web designers as well as photographers. In this discussion past CDPUG president, seasoned instructor and photography expert Stan Kohn  will clearly explain the following topics:

    • What is a photographic/videographic drone?
    • How are these drones currently being used in the field?
    • Can you do it yourself or hire a professional?
    • What are the expenses and licenses to operate a drone?
    • What are the current state, local, and federal laws that apply to drones?
Spike Radway

About Spike Radway

Spike Radway is a CDPUG founder from when the organization was conceived back in 1987. His current and long-standing position is the Director of Programming. Spike is the owner of Team Spike Consulting, LLC, a Macintosh Consulting and Support business founded in 1991.