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California Shop Small

Take your business online!

California Shop Small is a six-week program to help product-based aspiring or existing business owners sell online. Business owners will learn how to get their business online, reach new customers, and increase their sales at a local, regional, and national scale. Participants will receive a six-month free subscription to sell on a California-branded e-commerce platform and no-cost one-on-one consulting to assist in furthering their online success.

At the completion of the program, eligible participants can apply for a County of Riverside grant of $2,500.

Week 1: January 10, 2024

  • Program Introduction
  • Business Fundamentals
  • Vendor Account

    Week 2: January 17, 2024
  • Products: Sourcing, Pricing, Managing
  • Vendor Profile and Policies

    Week 3: January 24, 2024
  • Store Content: Product Descriptions/Photos
  • Payment Processing

    Week 4: January 31, 2024
  • Marketing and Sales Fundamentals
  • Adding Products to Store

    Week 5: February 7, 2024
  • Digital Marketing
  • Advertising and Analytics
  • Reporting/Tracking

    Week 6: February 14, 2024
  • Finances: Management, Access to Capital
  • Platform Tps and Tricks

    Optional Hands-on Sessions/Group Q&A: Tuesday, Jan. 23 and Tuesday, Feb. 13 | 3 – 4 p.m.


Jan 10 2024


3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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