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Ch 5: Online Marketing & Advertising

About This Chapter

This chapter uses video lessons to discuss the important topics linked to online marketing and advertising. After each lesson, you can choose to take a quiz that covers the topics outlined in the material.

Online Marketing & Advertising - Chapter Summary

Online marketing and advertising may be carried out in many forms. This chapter gives you a guide to different strategies for online marketing and advertising. Instructors in this chapter will teach you about different methods and their level of effectiveness in digital marketing. Video lessons help you engage with the material and quizzes are available for you to test your knowledge. When you're finished with the chapter, you should be able to:

  • Explain the concept of pay-per-click and how it's used in digital marketing
  • Analyze the usefulness of display advertisements
  • Outline the components of A/B testing and evaluate its effectiveness in terms of website optimization
  • Describe the controversy surrounding web cookies
  • Incorporate effective advertising strategies into digital marketing campaigns
  • Contextualize paid digital advertising roles
  • Evaluate search ads, as well as the basics of search engine marketing
  • Address challenges regarding the capturing of users' attention
  • Assess the role of native advertising in digital marketing
  • Understand the fundamentals of digital media tracking, testing and optimization

10 Lessons in Chapter 5: Online Marketing & Advertising
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Advertising Strategies in Digital Marketing Campaigns

1. Advertising Strategies in Digital Marketing Campaigns

Learn about various strategies you can use for your digital marketing campaigns. You'll see how each has its advantages and disadvantages and learn about one thing that can prevent your marketing campaigns from being successful.

Roles within Paid Digital Advertising

2. Roles within Paid Digital Advertising

Many of us view or hear ads in the form of digital advertising daily, whether on the web, our smartphones, or even a digital billboard. In this lesson, we examine how those ads get placed and what types of companies place them.

Display Advertising in Online Media: Formats & Impact

3. Display Advertising in Online Media: Formats & Impact

In this lesson, we'll identify formats of display advertising that can be used on websites and analyze their effectiveness. We'll also look at some examples of each type of display advertising.

Pay Per Click (PPC) Advertising: Definition & Strategy

4. Pay Per Click (PPC) Advertising: Definition & Strategy

This lesson will explore the pay-per-click (PPC) model of advertising, in which advertisers pay website owners when their ads are clicked. We'll also discuss ways to implement this strategy in a digital marketing plan.

Search Engine Marketing (SEM) & Search Ads

5. Search Engine Marketing (SEM) & Search Ads

Want a quick way to boost yourself to the top of search engine rankings? Try search ads inside of search engine marketing (SEM). In this lesson, we'll learn more about what search ads are and how SEM works.

Capturing Users' Attention: Challenges, Environment & Tips

6. Capturing Users' Attention: Challenges, Environment & Tips

What's the average attention span of the typical consumer - 60 seconds, 30, or how about 8? In this lesson, we'll look at challenges in capturing users' attention and how to combat short attention spans to create content that resonates.

Native Advertising's Role in Digital Marketing

7. Native Advertising's Role in Digital Marketing

How does native advertising fit into the world of digital marketing? It does so on websites and social media platforms. In this lesson, we look at native advertising's role in digital marketing.

What is A/B Testing?

8. What is A/B Testing?

Marketing professionals are often involved in conducting research on how to make their products better. In this lesson, we'll explore characteristics of a type of testing known as A/B testing. We'll learn how to conduct A/B tests and interpret the results to make informed decisions.

What Are Web Cookies? - Use & Controversy

9. What Are Web Cookies? - Use & Controversy

Cookies play a major role in digital marketing. In this lesson, we'll discuss what cookies are, identify their role in digital marketing and go over the controversies surrounding how useful they are in a digital marketing plan.

Digital Media Tracking, Testing & Optimization

10. Digital Media Tracking, Testing & Optimization

The goal of digital media advertising is to get clicks, views, and website visits - a reaction. In this lesson, we'll examine different methods for tracking and optimizing responses so that online ads can be improved.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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