Online Class FAQ’s: Intro to Social Media for Business Growth

online marketing class faq'sStir Marketing and National Digital Academy are proud to present “Intro to Social Media for Business Growth“, the best next step for anyone looking to learn about the benefits of social media marketing for their business, and get set-up for success (think: a custom strategy, properly optimized social accounts, awesome posts and much, much more). Below, the answers to some common questions about this popular course:

Who is this course for?

Answer: “Intro to Social Media for Business Growth” is for anyone looking to expand their basic social media marketing skillset to grow their business online — entrepreneurs, business owners, employees, contractors and everyone in between.

It’s an intro-level course, so it’s perfect for those people just getting started in social. (But it’s also a great opportunity for those with more intermediate-level social media marketing skills to make sure they’re not missing any opportunities for social growth.)

And as an affordable, on-demand online course, even those with small budgets and very little extra time are able to complete it with ease.

What’s the course curriculum?

See the full online course curriculum here.

Who teaches it?

Answer: This course is taught by Brent Purves, the founder of National Digital Academy. Brent also founded and managed Stir Marketing, a successful Canadian digital marketing agency, for 20 years and counting.

He has worked with hundreds and hundreds of individuals and businesses from all around the world over the years, helping them to plan, build and implement successful digital marketing strategies to grow their businesses online.

Through National Digital Academy, Brent is able to share everything he’s learned over the past two decades so that students can learn to DIY their own success online.

How does it work?

Answer: This is an on-demand course, meaning you can take it at any time, from any where, and on any device.

You’ll receive course modules by email containing everything you need — a focused lesson with lots of information and a simple assignment, worksheet or checklist so that you can put that learning into action right away for your own business.

Throughout the course, Brent and his team of social experts are just an email away should you run into trouble or need additional information.

How much does it cost?

Answer: “Intro to Social Media for Business Growth” is just $97. (6-Day Social Media Jumpstart Challenge participants receive a discount bonus if they complete the challenge).

What will I learn?

Answer: In short, you’ll learn everything you need to know to get started in successful social media marketing for your business, including:

  • social planning
  • goal setting
  • target audience analysis
  • brand messaging review
  • social set-up (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn)
    social posting best practices
  • editorial calendar creation
  • social engagement
  • social advertising
  • avoiding common mistakes
  • measuring success and more.

You’ll get easy assignments, worksheets, checklists and templates you’ll be able to use right away.

How will my business benefit?

Answer: It’s guaranteed – your business will benefit from social media marketing, but only if you do it right! This course will help you to do just that, providing a solid foundation for social success. On social, you can build brand buzz, grow your following, foster meaningful engagement, reach your target audience, drive targeted traffic to your website, increase leads and – ultimately – sales!

Register for Intro to Social Media for Business Growth today.