Digital Marketing 101
Digital marketing has become one of the cornerstones to many businesses in the world today. The importance of marketing has always been apparent in the capitalistic world we've established as a society. Many businesses though struggle to establish themselves in the digital world. The internet can be overwhelming and often times there are too many options available for marketers to advertise their business. Today we will break down our top five marketing strategies
Content is King
Quality content should be the true foundation for any marketing plan in the 21st century. The digital world appreciates the quality content. The inverse is also true with subpar content being pushed aside for quality quickly than in the real world. The key to generating quality content rests in understanding your audience and the needs of the audience. Then, create content which appeals to your audience. When in doubt, it's always a great idea to simply ask your audience what type of content they'd like to see.
Search engine optimization has become one of the most popular digital marketing tactics. With so many people utilizing a search engine for their internet research needs, the optimization of your website on these search engines has become vital. Simple keywords can be added to your website to assist with the optimization process. There are even further steps a business owner can take to ensure their website ranks higher on search engine results.
The power of social media has become overwhelming apparent with the Russian hacks into the American election in 2016. With this in mind, the power of social media should become even more mainstream. As we continue to learn more about the power of Facebook marketing and other social media platforms. Twitter, LinkedIn, Tumblr, and Pinterest have all become increasingly popular in the digital age. These social platforms should not be overlooked when developing your marketing plan.