I observed few students while learning digital marketing. Either online mode or classroom training. They really struggle to learn digital marketing. Few students gave up digital marketing for various reasons. Here I suggest few tips which make you to streamline your learning experience to become good digital marketing over the period.
1. Focus on Basics
Digital marketing is a complex domain to expertise in every module. However, you need conceptual understanding of every module in digital marketing to get holistic idea of digital marketing. So that you will know how social media contributes SEO or how user experience (UX) optimises your advertising campaigns. Focus on one module, then focus on specialisation module. When you start learning Digital marketing, focus on absolute basics. No digital marketing institute can teach you advanced concepts in the initial stage. If they teach, you may confuse and give up.
2. Learn – practice – teach
This is a golden triangle method to learn subjects. When you learn any concept or lesson, practice it if possible. You cannot practice all the concepts due to your resources and time. However as I said, you need to practice few basic concepts Which can be practiced by free online tools or in free trail period of the tools. Finally, teach your classmates or any other digital marketing students. In the process of teaching others, you will be learning many aspects of the digital marketing.
3. Follow top blogs
Yes, in order to become good digital marketer, you need to follow industry updates to stay ahead. Pick top 5 blogs in digital marketing and follow them on twitter and join their email lists. You have to use twitter actively if you are a digital marketer. If you are focusing on any specialisation like social media, then pick top blogs on social media and follow them regularly.
If you struggling to learn digital marketing with any issue which I didn’t mention above article, leave a comment under this article, I will reply you.
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One of the top 5 digital marketing bloggers in India. Graduated from Vanguard Business School and working as a Digital Marketing Manager now. Interested in Digital Marketing, Technology & Marketing Automation. He does blogging (video & articles) in Telugu language