Words are critical to the success of your campaigns. Whether you’re writing an email, direct mail letter, blog post, or a Tweet, you need to create efficient marketing copy that gets read and acted on. In this module, you’ll learn how to write copy that jumps off the page. You’ll explore successful campaigns to gain a better understanding of how to write and evaluate great copy. You’ll discover how to write smarter, write better, and pull it all together.
Determine the best frequency for your email campaigns to optimize both your response and your budget. Effectively segment an email database and customize marketing messages. You’ll come away with a deep understanding of how to integrate email with both online and offline marketing channels for a successfully integrated campaign.
Learn the building blocks and strategies for generating deliverable, responsive email marketing campaigns.
Social media is an up-and-coming channel in direct marketing. Learn how to create and profit from blogs, microblogs, podcasts, social bookmarking, online videos, and photos. Develop your own social media strategy for Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and more. You’ll come away knowing how to develop an integrated social media marketing strategy, including nine critical points in the use of social media.
In this module, you’ll take on the role of a Marketing Technologist in the exciting and ever-changing world of Integrated Marketing in the Digital Age. You will develop a systematic methodology for conceptualizing, designing, executing and managing an Integrated Marketing Campaign. You will first build a Foundation of knowledge about the history of Integrated Marketing and where it is headed in the future. Next, you will understand the Synergy that exists between creative, marketing channels, offer, operations and analytics. Lastly, you will take a step-by-step tour through the Process of building and launching an Integrated Marketing Campaign.
Today it is imperative that every marketer must engage customers and prospects in the right conversation. You’ve got to make sure you’re delivering your content to the right people, at the right time, and through the right channels. This is a new mindset for most companies that are now beginning to strategize how to develop an engagement strategy, manage an effective process, and achieve measurable results with content marketing. Most companies have many content assets. The key is to develop a strategic process that allows you to know how and when to leverage your content assets across diverse marketing channels. Plus the process continues well after your audience become customers. Put yourself on the path to developing a successful content marketing strategy.
The DMA believes that learning is doing. Throughout the module we prompt you to exercise what you’ve learned by completing an actual work assignment during your instruction. By the time you’ve finished this module you will have had the opportunity to employ the skills presented.