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It’s not hard to notice that business is growing more digital in its marketing efforts as time goes on. Not only is the digital age for big, international brands but small, local businesses as well. Everyone is making the switch to digital marketing. As a result, you may be well aware of the growing importance of digital marketing professionals and the ever-growing number of opportunities they have. It may be a very attractive idea...
It can be hard to know where to start when you’re a) ready for your first job or b) ready for a new one. The good thing if you’re looking for a job in this day and age is that it’s far more acceptable now than a few decades ago to reach for the stars and have a crack at your dream job. But how does one go about first of all finding, and subsequently getting, that role? We’ve put together an easy list of 5 things...
Here at DigitalMarketingJobs we’ve been speaking to successful digital marketers to get a sense of what their job involves and what kind of personality it suits. In this second edition we have spoken to Amelia Watt a Digital Marketing Executive at Whittard of Chelsea . A graduate of Oxford Brookes University, having originally studied as a primary teacher, she decided on a career change and went into marketing. We spoke to her...
Social media is a growing in importance for all types of organisations in many different fields, be it a traditional corporation, a local small business, or a non profit/NGO institution. As people spend more time on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, it makes sense from a marketing and customer relation perspective for businesses and organisations to be there, too. So, whether you are a digital marketing graduate looking to...
The internet has completely changed (and continues to change) the way that businesses and brands engage with their customers and the wider audience beyond them. New ways of sharing their story, of selling their services, and building a community has transformed the brand/consumer relationship. With a career in digital marketing, you may play a very direct role in that transformation. But why would you want a career in digital marketing...
One of the most challenging avenues of marketing is digital marketing. It’s an avenue that is continually evolving, and this evolution means that those who work in digital marketing are on a constant uphill climb to keep up with the necessary skills required. It's a challenging, creative and rewarding career path and not only will you be faced with opportunities that you never dreamed possible when you work in digital marketing ,...
Last year was massive in terms of search engine awareness in the public eye. Everyone knows Google of course - it’s a verb after all - but last year saw the monolithic company hit news front and centre. From privacy concerns to whether they are doing enough to show users reliable information, they suffered just about as much as Facebook. And that’s saying something. But regardless of all this, Google still demands the primary...
The career of the freelancer digital marketing is becoming more accessible and more attractive than ever before for a few reasons in particular. For one , nowadays it’s much easier to set up a working space wherever you want to. You can build a freelance business in your own home, in a co-working space, or even in your favourite café. Secondly , everyone needs digital marketing these days. Big or small , local or...
How to start a career in digital marketing is one of the most common search terms in the job-search field. Why is this important to you? Because you’ve probably searched it too, which means you’re in one of the most competitive, sought after industries available.   But don’t stress! We’ve put together an easy A-Z Definitive Guide for how to start a career in digital marketing , and it’s right here!...
One of the fastest growing employment sectors in the UK is digital marketing. Almost every business nowadays has an online presence. Helping them make the most of this and attract more customers is a big part of the job of a digital marketer. It’s a great area of employment to find yourself involved in and there are many opportunities out there right now. Whether you’re looking to transfer from another sector or boost your...
A lot of the discourse around succeeding in your career - particularly in digital marketing - is based on what we call Hard Skills. That is, you need to have qualifications and certificates. You need to be able to code, you need to be able to read analytics and data, and you need to know the latest software every company is using. But what about Soft Skills for Digital Marketers ? Those intangibles that companies look for in future...
Whether you’re fresh to the scene or you’ve had some experience in marketing, transitioning to a digital marketing career is a wise move. It’s an industry that is taking over the marketing world, with plenty of room for growth. However, it’s also a competitive industry that requires continual skill improvement to find your place. More working people are taking the time they need every week to engage in...