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Seven Digital Marketing Trends For 2021

The global pandemic has had an impact on every business. From a digital marketing standpoint, what will 2021 bring? Forbes Magazine's article shares several digital marketing leaders thoughts on coming trends.

Posted on: Monday, May 10, 2021 - 7:40am

Restaurant Revitalization Fund Is Open

The SBA is now accepting Restaurant Revitalization Fund applications through the application portal. The application portal will remain open to any eligible establishment until all funds are exhausted. ⁣

Posted on: Wednesday, May 5, 2021 - 7:33pm

The Mercado Night Market

The Mercado Night Market is coming to Downtown Merced. The Merced County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and the City of Merced are pleased to announce that they will be hosting an outdoor marketplace called "The Mercado," which will be held in downtown Merced on Main & Canal Streets beginning...

Posted on: Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 1:23pm

Inner City Capital Connections Program Taking Applications

Valley Community SBDC is pleased to promote this worthwhile training program! Inner City Capital Connections (ICCC) is a tuition-free executive leadership training program designed by the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC) to help business owners...

Posted on: Friday, April 23, 2021 - 4:04pm

YouTube Second Most Popular Search Engine After Google

Video marketing is an important part of your website's SEO.

According to a recent article in Wordstream, YouTube  is the second most popular search engine after Google with over 1 billion users. Even if you aren't into videos, it's a good time to get started.

Posted on: Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 7:13am

FREE Menu Master Webinar - Starts April 14

Register for our FREE 3-Part Menu Mastery Series

Join us for The Menu Mastery Webinar Series presented by Tom Bruce of Central Coast Food and Beverage.

Posted on: Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 9:16am

March 17th is #SBDCDay

The 5th Annual #SBDCDay is being celebrated today, March 17th. SBDC Day is a national, collective proclamation of the impact America's Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs) have on the success of our nation's dreamers, innovators, and doers- America's small businesses.

Posted on: Wednesday, March 17, 2021 - 1:48pm

Transform Fresno Annual Summit Marketing

FREE Virtual Event!

Join us for the Transform Fresno Annual Summit on March 25!

Posted on: Friday, March 12, 2021 - 3:22pm

Entrepreneurs, Meet Your Local CDFIs at this Online Event

Online Event is February 23rd!

As Seen in The Business JournalValley Community Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will host a webinar panel presentation featuring local Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) on Feb. 23.

Posted on: Friday, February 19, 2021 - 4:43pm

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