Learn at Northwoods Web Solutions

Join us at our free website development and website design workshops held several times each month at Northwoods Web Solutions. We cover useful, relevant and current web topics.  Our free workshops have been attended by thousands in the Milwaukee area, businesses across Wisconsin, and throughout the Midwest.


  Successful Websites for Manufacturers

Join us for this free workshop!

Pat Bieser


Pat Bieser

President & Founder

Patrick Bieser founded Northwoods Web Solutions in 1997. In addition to serving as president, Patrick oversees web strategy, Titan CMS product design, and software architecture decisions on major projects. Patrick is expert in the areas of content management, information architecture, co-branded web sites, and B2B web sites.

Learn the essentials of an effective manufacturing website and digital marketing requirements for the unique needs of manufacturers. We'll share insights and best practices that increase website traffic, leads and sales for the manufacturing industry.


  • Ten rules of effective product detail pages
  • SEO & social media strategies for manufacturers
  • Creating effective content
  • Dealer/rep locator design
  • ERP integration
  • Managing graphics & data from multiple sources
  • Mobile websites & more


  • Manufacturing & distribution business owners, managers
  • Marketing directors & marketing teams
  • Website managers & staff



Date & Location

Thursday, August 4
Northwoods Web Solutions

1572 E Capitol Drive
Shorewood, WI 53211


8:15 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
    › Registration / Coffee
8:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
    › Workshop / Q&A


Coming Soon: Introduction to Digital Strategy 

Jim Brophy


Jim Brophy

Group Director, Marketing & Services

Jim provides digital marketing integration insight and direction to all of the firm’s clients. Specialties include: B2B web strategy, project team management, e-business consulting, SEO/PPC and content strategy, conversions, responsive and optimized mobile site strategies.

Not all websites are the same, nor should they be.  However, a consistent framework underpins successful websites and digital channels.  We’ll take you through the steps to build a solid strategy to better serve your external users and internal stakeholders.


  • The objectives and purpose of a digital strategy
  • Why it is important and who will benefit from it
  • The steps in building a digital strategy framework
  • How the findings from these steps lead to action
  • Best practices
  • How real examples from business might apply to your business


  • Website Project Sponsors
  • Webmasters
  • Marketers
  • Business Owners



Date & Location

Thursday, September 8
Northwoods Web Solutions

1572 E Capitol Drive
Shorewood, WI 53211


8:15 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
    › Check In / Coffee
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. 
    › Workshop / Q&A


Finding Northwoods Web Solutions

Northwoods Web Solutions - specializing in web design and software - is located just west of Shorewood High School, on East Capitol Drive in Shorewood, WI. 

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About Northwoods Web Solutions and Web Design

Northwoods Web Solutions presents workshops free of sales pitches. You want to learn.  We want to earn your business. The best way to accomplish both is to offer useful information you will value. 

Like what we teach? Then call and ask us to introduce our products and services.

Still not sure? Ask any of the 3,000 people who have attended one of our workshops in the past five years.

Northwoods Web Solutions and Web Design is the developer of Titan Content Management System (CMS) which offers powerful, yet user friendly, web authoring and editing for non-technical users. Our Titan CMS blends high functionality with superior usability and ease-of-use.


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Successful Websites for Manufacturers

Join us at this free learning event and find out how to maximize your online potential. | Aug. 4

Introduction to Digital Strategy

We’ll take you through the steps to build a solid strategy to better serve your external users and internal stakeholders. | Sept 8

Google Analytics – An Introduction

This powerful website tracking tool helps measure your online marketing and website effectiveness. Google Analytics provides valuable data on website traffic, keywords, most visited pages, trends and more to assist in your marketing and communications planning. | September 13

SEO in 2016 and Beyond

You’ll tour modern SEO strategies, techniques and tactics. We’ll share how we’ve helped our clients define and meet their SEO goals for website traffic, user engagement and conversions. | September 22

Kick Starting Your Content Marketing Strategy

Attend our workshop and we will help you develop organized, integrated, modern content and digital marketing strategies for your organization. | September 29

How Microsites Drive Conversions NEW!

Thoughtful microsites can attract traffic to your brand online and drive engagement and conversions. Take a tour of effective microsites for B2B and B2C and learn the tips and tricks of an effective microsite strategy. | October 4

Writing for the Web

Our interactive workshop helps you create new and leverage existing content, clarify your message, and get that message in front the right audience in both B2C and B2B environments. | October 13


"Just a quick note of thanks for helping me increase my downloads by 25%!  I made changes to my landing page based on what I learned at your recent  workshop and my downloads improved from 7,000 a month to over 8,700 a month in less than 30 days.  Thanks!"

Charles Rathmann

B.Sc. l Marketing Communications Analyst l Marketing

"I’ve been extremely pleased with our selection of Northwoods to provide the software development and maintenance for our website!
We continue to get rave reviews about the website and numerous hits as well.  Entrepreneurs are using the site for assistance in growing their business."  

Daniel J. Steininger
BizStarts Milwaukee Board Member



Questions about a Learn @ Lunch or Workshop? Send an email or give us a call at 414.914.9115

Northwoods Web Solutions
1572 E Capitol Drive
Shorewood, WI 53211


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NORTHWOODS SOFTWARE provides web design and development, custom software development and the Titan CMS content management tool to companies in Milwaukee, the Midwest and nationwide. Visit the Northwoods corporate site or call Rick Fessenbecker at 414.914.9102 for more information. © 2014 Northwoods Software Development, Inc.