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Let’s Put Downtown Wichita Falls on the Map

January 18 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am


America’s SBDC at MSU and Downtown Wichita Falls Development are helping local downtown businesses grow their presence online with a Let’s Put Downtown Wichita Falls on the Map workshop, which will feature a lesson about Getting Your Business Online. The workshop will be hosted on 1/18/18 from 9am to 10am at Gidget’s Sandwich Shack.

Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map brings community members, business owners, and civic leaders together to help small businesses succeed on the web.

Walter Lambert from the SBDC at MSU says “We’re glad to see the increased attention on downtown Wichita Falls. We’re working with our downtown merchants and other businesses to make sure their information in up to date on Google Maps. Having accurate information is key to helping people find your business, especially for those who aren’t familiar with downtown locations.”

“4 out of 5 consumers use search engines to find local information nearby, yet only 37% of businesses have claimed their listing on a search engine,” says Emily Harris, Manager of Google’s Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map program. “Small businesses are the engine of local economies and when they flourish, their communities do as well.”

Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map is a program that empowers communities to support their local businesses and encourage them to get on the map. Local businesses keep our communities strong; when we help them succeed on the web, they make our communities even stronger. The Get Your Business Online workshop is a Google presentation hosted by America’s SBDC at MSU. Visit www.gybo.com to learn more about the program and get involved.

You can register your small business for this free workshop here: bit.ly/1-18-18

About America’s SBDC at MSU
America’s SBDC at Midwestern State University (SBDC) is a sub center assigned to the Northwest Texas Small Business (NWTSBDC) program. The (SBDC) program consists of over 1000 offices within the continental United States, Puerto Rico, Alaska and Hawaii. The SBDC is a partnership program with the U.S. Small Business Administration. The professional staff at the Midwestern State SBDC is highly trained and willing to provide quality service and assistance to business owners and potential entrepreneurs. Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions, and/or recommendations expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA.

About Get Your Business Online
Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map is a program designed to empower communities to support their local businesses by helping them get on Google Search and Maps for free. Businesses that are online grow 40% faster than those that aren’t. Let’s help every local business get their information online. Explore our site to learn how you can join in, support businesses in your community, and put your city on the map: gybo.com


America’s SBDC at MSU


Gidgets Sandwich Shop
701 Ohio Ave
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
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