This course empowers you to craft, implement, measure, and optimize a winning social media marketing strategy. Learn how to promote brands, increase sales, engage customers, and drive site traffic using Facebook and Twitter. This course is designed to help you create a successful presence on each platform, starting with exploring the conceptual underpinnings of social media marketing so you can determine how to cultivate a social media presence with maximum impact.
Author Brad Batesole starts with the best uses for social media marketing, and the best platforms for each use. He shows you how to create Facebook and Twitter profiles and how to write engaging, high-quality content. He explains the unique features of each platform, such as hashtags and rich media, and discusses how to maximize your reach by adding followers and fans. Finally, he shows you how to measure the results of your efforts, using analytics, to see how well your posts and tweets are performing.
This course is part of a Learning Path approved by the American Marketing Association.
Gain the skills you need to become an AMA Professional Certified Marketer (PCM) in Digital Marketing by using the industry-leading courses and resources in the Learning Path. Take the AMA certification exam to show that you have what it takes to lead the digital transformation.
What is social media marketing?
Comparing Facebook and Twitter
Creating a brand presence
Defining your objective
Writing tweets and using retweets
Adding media and hashtags
Attracting followers on different platforms
Writing engaging Facebook posts
Reviewing Facebook and Twitter analytics