How to become an expert in digital marketing?

How to become an expert in digital marketing?

How to become an expert in digital marketing?

digital marketing expert

Promoting any brand or product with the help of digital media is known as digital marketing. The specialists of digital marketing focuses on executing marketing campaigns to make people aware of their brand. They use digital channels like website, email, social media and mobile to provide with information regarding various prospects. Many techniques like big data and content marketing is also being used. More people indulges in Internet nowadays rather than channels. This forces the advertisers to keep their digital marketing even stronger. More than two-thirds of the people in world have become digitized and have a huge impact of digital media on them. The organizations are also focusing on digital marketing to fulfill the needs of the business like marketing, sales, product development, CRM and research. The digital marketing budgets are increased by 38% by most the marketers of organizations. A marketer spends 60% of time in digital marketing activities to make sure that the demands of customers and digital marketing specialists are met. Now let us see some tips to become a digital marketing expert.


1. You must learn new techniques

You must learn new techniques

The digital marketing industry is very competitive and growing very fast. You need to passionate and have a desire to learn the new things in order to gain success. The business can easily differentiate the candidates who are just going with the ride from the ones who are really passionate so you must be eager to learn new things.


2. Be updated

be update

Since, the industry is growing fast and you have to be on the top of the industry, it is necessary to follow influential people and the top digital marketing sites. You also need to have account on Facebook, Google and Twitter to ensure that you reach good audience. They also keep changing their algorithms and tweak the platforms that go for paid advertising. To make sure you are on the top, you will have to aware of these factors too. For SEO, you can refer to Moz, SEOGadget, Distilled, Search Engine Land. For PPC, you can use  Search Engine Land and PPC Hero. For content, Hubspot is the best website and you can take help from Social Media Today and Social Media Examiner for social media support.


3. Networking


The more number of talented people you are surrounded with, the more you are going to learn. Make sure that you meet talented people who will support your work or provide you with information that you were unaware of. The more number of doors open for opportunities, the more you gain. You can also attend several conferences and meetings in industry to gain even more knowledge. Go for presentations and in-depth workshops for enhancing your skill.


4. Personal Projects

Personal Projects


Other than taking the opinions of the leaders and seniors, have your own ideas and innovations too. The more you practice, you become better in it. You can have your personal projects and learn PPC, SEO, Content Marketing  and Social Media to get best results.  A Digital Marketing Certified Associate (DMCA) course is very beneficial to get started with it. The important parts of digital marketing like  Social Media Marketing, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Pay-Per-Click (PPC), Web Analytics, Website Conversion Rate Optimization, Content Marketing, Email Marketing, Mobile Marketing, and Digital Marketing Strategy will be covered.


Sagar Rastogi

Sagar Rastogi is a Digital Marketing Strategist & Consultant from Delhi, India. He is also an Entrepreneur, Speaker, and Trainer in the field of Digital Marketing for the last 7 years. Learn digital marketing tips at this blog Contact him or learn more about him from this page. You can Subscribe me on YouTube, Friend me on Facebook and connect with me on LinkedIn.