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Ch 6: Social Media Marketing

About This Chapter

The Social Media Marketing chapter of this Internet & Social Media Marketing: Help & Review course is the simplest way to master social media marketing. This chapter uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long, plus lesson quizzes and a chapter exam to ensure you learn the essentials of social media marketing.

Who's It For?

Anyone who needs help learning or mastering social media marketing material will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There is no faster or easier way to learn about social media marketing. Among those who would benefit are:

  • Students who have fallen behind in understanding social media marketing
  • Students who struggle with learning disabilities or learning differences, including autism and ADHD
  • Students who prefer multiple ways of learning marketing (visual or auditory)
  • Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
  • Students who need an efficient way to learn about social media marketing
  • Students who struggle to understand their teachers
  • Students who attend schools without extra marketing learning resources

How It Works:

  • Find videos in our course that cover what you need to learn or review.
  • Press play and watch the video lesson.
  • Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce your learning.
  • Test your understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
  • Verify you're ready by completing the social media marketing chapter exam.

Why It Works:

  • Study Efficiently: Skip what you know, review what you don't.
  • Retain What You Learn: Engaging animations and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
  • Be Ready on Test Day: Use the social media marketing chapter exam to be prepared.
  • Get Extra Support: Ask our subject-matter experts any marketing question. They're here to help!
  • Study With Flexibility: Watch videos on any web-ready device.

Students Will Review:

This chapter helps students review the concepts in a social media marketing unit of a standard Internet marketing course. Topics covered include:

  • The role of Twitter, Facebook and other social media channels in marketing
  • Branding in marketing and social media
  • Brand equity
  • Trends in social media marketing
  • How to measure social media marketing success

11 Lessons in Chapter 6: Social Media Marketing
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Social Media Marketing: Definition & Examples

1. Social Media Marketing: Definition & Examples

This lesson will define social media and explain what it means for marketing and business. Examples from different types of social media, including Twitter, Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, and Pinterest, will be given.

Social Media Marketing Channels: Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest & More

2. Social Media Marketing Channels: Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest & More

Likes, tweets, +1s, pins, and more! This lesson provides information about the most popular social media outlets. Learn more about using Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and Pinterest to expand your digital marketing reach.

How to Choose a Social Media Channel for Marketing

3. How to Choose a Social Media Channel for Marketing

Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and Pinterest have opened the doors to companies directly marketing to customers. But which one do we use and when? This lesson reviews what channels companies should use to persuasively market their goods and services.

Components of a Successful Social Media Strategy

4. Components of a Successful Social Media Strategy

Social media brings with it new possibilities for marketers. These avenues should be pursued with a dedicated strategy. This lesson will define marketing strategy, its social media component, and the essential parts of a social media strategy.

How to Incorporate Social Media Into a Marketing Campaign

5. How to Incorporate Social Media Into a Marketing Campaign

In this lesson, we consider ways to integrate social media marketing (SMM) into a broader promotional campaign. We examine social media marketing as a tool to be used in conjunction with other marketing channels to produce the best promotional effects.

Branding and Brand Equity in Business Marketing

6. Branding and Brand Equity in Business Marketing

Brand and brand equity go hand-in-hand in the marketing arena. Here, we will discuss how a brand develops and how that leads to increased brand equity.

Branding in Social Media Marketing

7. Branding in Social Media Marketing

This lesson discusses what branding is, why it is important, and how businesses can use social media for branding. We review where companies should focus key resources when using social media and look at some tips on how to maintain these focal points.

Measuring the Success of Social Media Marketing

8. Measuring the Success of Social Media Marketing

Learn about the metrics that are important in measuring the success of your social media marketing efforts. We also explore options for monitoring your brand online with a social media analytics platform.

Trends in Social Media Marketing

9. Trends in Social Media Marketing

With about 74% of Internet users integrated into social media, it is no wonder businesses are using this powerful tool. With its endless reach and frequency, social media marketing brings the storefront to the homes and heads of its viewers.

Facebook Marketing Strategies

10. Facebook Marketing Strategies

Facebook is a social media website that helps companies have a strong social media presence. In this lesson, learn how creating Facebook marketing strategies can be very beneficial for businesses.

Social Media Security for Businesses

11. Social Media Security for Businesses

In this lesson, we'll take a look at social media, a social media presence for a business, and how social media security is important for businesses. We'll discuss what businesses can do to minimize social media security risks.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter 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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