Learn about some of the different digital marketing strategies and techniques that are available for businesses to use.
Learn to use digital marketing to grow your career or business
Digital marketing can be a crucial tool to grow a business. On this course, you will explore what digital marketing is, why it is important and look at some digital marketing strategies including display advertising, pay per click advertising, search engine optimisation and email marketing. Finally, we will discuss the importance of balancing and integrating different digital marketing strategies and how companies target customers.
What topics will you cover?
Week 1 - How to use digital marketing
- Introduction to digital marketing
- Display and pay-per-click advertising
Week 2 - Digital marketing techniques
- Search engine optimisation
- Email marketing
- How to integrate these techniques
When would you like to start?
Most FutureLearn courses run multiple times. Every run of a course has a set start date but you can join it and work through it after it starts.
- Available now
- 12 October 2020
- 7 December 2020
- 1 February 2021
- 29 March 2021
What will you achieve?
By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to:
- Describe what digital marketing is.
- Describe the different types of digital marketing including; display advertisements, pay per click, search engine optimisation, and email marketing.
- Identify the key features that should be included in a digital marketing strategy.
- Explain the benefit and importance of integrating different digital marketing techniques.
- Explain why digital marketing is important for businesses.
- Explain how the different digital marketing methods can deliver value to businesses.
- Describe how businesses can use data to target customers in their digital marketing campaign.
Who is the course for?
This course is for anyone with an interest in digital marketing who is seeking to develop their entrepreneurial skills, preparing to enter the workplace or looking to change careers. No prior experience or qualifications required.
Who developed the course?
Accenture Digital Skills is a free, interactive series of courses which help and prepare people to build the digital skills necessary to gain a job or start a business.
Accenture is offering everyone who joins this course a free digital upgrade so that you can experience the full benefits of studying online for free. This means that you get:
- Unlimited access to this course.
- Includes any articles, videos, peer reviews and quizzes.
- Tests to validate your learning.
- A PDF certificate of Achievement to prove your success when you’re eligible.
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