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Social Media Marketing

The key to your website's success is making sure that your customers can find you when using a search engine. This course will show you various techniques to ensure that your site ranks highly in the results list of today's most popular search engines.

Course details


This course will give you an idea about how to use social media effectively to promote your business (products or services) online and how to use social media for your career growth.

Social media has now become an important part of our lives and is set to become a major part of how we interact with society in the future. Our course offers an overview of current social media trends, social media tools, the different types of services available and the ways that today's online services could be used to enhance your career, business or your leisure activities.

The course helps those new to the subject to build and nurture an online presence and for those already promoting via social media, valuable information on the tools and techniques available to communicate effectively online.

What's covered?

You will learn the following:

  • An overview of current social media trends
  • Facebook as a marketing tool
  • Promoting using Twitter
  • Networking with LinkedIn
  • Tracking and analytics
  • Engaging with your audience
  • An overview of other social media services and tools
  • Online promotion tips and tricks

How will my work be assessed?

Ongoing assessment of your learning.

What can I do after this?

Advanced level studies in social media marketing.

Enthusiasm and a desire to learn a new skill or hobby.


Open Event - Southend Campus

Thursday, 15 November 2018

Tuesday, 19 March 2019

Our Southend Campus is located next to Southend Central train station and offers A-level courses and an impressive range of vocational subjects in realistic work environments using cutting-edge technology.


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  • Venue Southend Campus
  • Starts Thursday, April 25, 2019
  • Attendance Part time evening
  • Duration 4 wks weekends / 5 wks evenings
  • Provision Adults
  • Cost £110.00
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