Facebook and NewCorp, a nonprofit business development center, are hosting a free workshop next week for New Orleans small business owners to learn about optimizing their presence and engaging customers on the social media network.

Registration for the seminar, which will be held Tuesday at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, begins at 9:30 a.m. The event kicks off at 10 a.m.

The workshop will include by a presentation by a Facebook small business expert on the company’s best practices and strategies for success followed by a question-and-answer session featuring a panel of local small business representatives who will share their Facebook strategies.

To register and for more information, visit fbneworleans.eventfarm.com/