A career in Social Media Marketing

If you’re new to Social Media, first thing you should do is get on Twitter and Facebook. To start with, at least. There are a lot more platforms out there for you to experience, learn and possibly one day manage for your employer. Watch some tutorials on how to use these platforms. You will be surprised at how much knowledge there is out there on the web. Once you have gone past the beginner phase of learning the in’s and out’s of each platform, search for programs that help you optimize their use as a social media professional. Such as tweetdeck, hootsuite and understanding Facebook page analytics. At this point you should also start looking at companies who are doing amazing work with their social media. Companies that have compelling marketing strategies and have a massive following. One of my favourites is Oreo. When you’re applying to some companies make…