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Good SEO for Your Blog

Good SEO for Your Blog

There has been a lot of talk about Blogging and SEO and how they work together lately. Some research shows that business blogging is on the decline, while many are turning to social media for their marketing. Other people are very wound up about the latest Google update and how it is going to hurt your search rankings. I thought we would talk about both and some SEO and blogging best practices along the way.

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Facebook upgrades iPhone/iPad app

MENLO PARK, Cal. (NEWS CENTER) - Facebook released an upgraded to their iPhone and iPad mobile app today.

Avesta Housing hires Mindy Woerter as communications manager

Avesta Housing hires Mindy Woerter as communications manager

Avesta Housing, northern New England’s largest nonprofit affordable housing developer, has hired Mindy Woerter as its new communications manager.

In this newly created position, Mindy will oversee the organization’s media relations, online presence and branding initiatives. She has more than 10 years’ experience in journalism and most recently was online editor at Mainebiz in Portland.

A Topsham native, Mindy now lives in Durham.

About Avesta Housing

Avesta Housing is celebrating 40 years of providing and advocating for affordable housing. An award-winning agency, Avesta has grown to become the largest nonprofit developer in northern New England and one of the country’s most innovative leaders in affordable housing. Avesta manages a portfolio of more than 1,900 apartments in 31 Maine communities including Portland, Windham, Bridgton, Rockland and Kennebunk.

PechaKucha Night Waterville, Volume 9

Share your passion!
Present what you love.
PechaKucha Night Waterville is a creative networking event for the entire community featuring diverse presenters faced with the same dynamic challenge: telling a compelling story in 20x20 (20 images showing for 20 seconds per image). TRY IT!  Every event is well attended and provides its own distinctive ride.

Cianbro, KVCC, St. Joseph's College, UMaine Augusta to Sign Educational Agreements

Cianbro, KVCC, St. Joseph's College, UMaine Augusta to Sign Educational Agreements

Fairfield, ME – Representatives of Cianbro, and presidents of two Maine colleges and a Maine university will gather at Kennebec Valley Community College (KVCC) on August 28 for the formal signing of ground-breaking educational agreements that will offer college credits to workers participating in select Cianbro training programs.

The presidents join with Cianbro's training team in viewing the effort as an innovative model for the state, which allows businesses and schools to collaborate toward ending Maine's shortage of skilled workers. 

Cianbro will sign separate agreements with KVCC, St, Joseph’s College of Maine, and the University of Maine Augusta (UMA).

Resume Reviews & Interview Tips Service

 

 

Wednesday, August 29, 2012 * By appointment. Registration required.

Location: Business & Career Center, 1st Floor, Waterville Public Library 

Local hiring manager Tonya Clark is available every month to provide employer feedback and guidance on resumes and interviewing technique. Tonya is available by appointment to:

  • review resumes and make suggestions
  • provide interview tips
  • conduct mock interviews

Sign-up for an appointment by stopping by the Information Services Desk on the 1st floor of the Library or calling 207.680.2603.

Job Search Support Service


Weekly by appointment. Registration required.
August 22, 28, 29
Location: Lunder Conference Room, 1st Floor, Waterville Public Library
Job seekers can get one-to-one help with the job search process and guidance on which of the job search services and workshops to use.

Sign up for an individualized meeting with Dana Hamilton by stopping by the Information Services Desk in the Library or calling 207.680.2603.
This service is supported by the Kennebec Valley Community Action Program. KVCAP provides a Community Resource Guide for Job Seekers:
http://www.kvcap.org/index.php?id=486&sub_id=451.