Social Media Marketing (DM08)

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Duration: 1 Day 10:00am - 4:00pm
Award: Certificate
Location: London Bridge
Price: £420

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Duration: 1 Day 10.00am – 4.00pm
Award: Certificate
Location: Remote
Price: £420

When done correctly, a brands social media presence tells consumers that their company is active, engaged and interested in communicating with its community. This course teaches you how to use to use this cost-effective marketing tool to increase brand awareness, boost customer loyalty and increase traffic to your landing page. 

Discover emerging social media trends, current best practice and how to build and maintain relationships with your online customers to protect your corporate reputation. 

On completion of this course, you will feel confident to plan and create digital marketing campaigns, identify social media marketing opportunities, track social media activity, develop content and copy and understand the role of social media in establishing a strong, personal connection with your customers.

Whether you are a marketing specialist, an aspiring community manager or a small business owner, this course will give you practical knowledge and valuable insights to create a compelling social media marketing strategy for your brand. 

On This Course You will learn:

  • Identify social platforms
  • Create engaging content
  • Learn brand storytelling
  • Writing for your audience
  • Successful vs unsuccessful posts

Topics

Session 1

What is social media
Brands nailing social
Exploring the main platforms - Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn (how they work and who is using them)

Session 2

Best practices for social
How to create original content
How to choose content
Making images work

Session 3

Copywriting advice for social
Tailoring the message to your audience
Becoming memorable to your audience
Writing for your audience

Session 4

A successful vs an unsuccessful post
A content calendar that works
Useful tools
Using the right hashtags

Session 5

Workshop existing content

Questions and answers

 

Recognition & Award

This Professional Development course is approved and recognised by the: Continuing Professional Development Service (CPD): www.cpduk.co.uk. Upon completion of this course, you will be awarded a CPD accredited certificate based on your participation and attendance. 

Assessment

The final award will be based on the following:

  • Critical Thinking Exercises set and completed during the training - a series of practical exercises are set for each session for the delegates to work on during their training. This is an effective way to try out what you have been learning and gain insight and feedback, as you progress with each session during the course.


Bespoke Availability 

To meet your team’s specific needs, this course is also offered as a bespoke exclusive programme. It is also offered on a one-to-one tailored basis. Delivery options are either in-house, or at the LSPR premises in Kensington. Please contact LSPR for a proposal. 

Need more information about this course?
Call us on 020 7221 3399 or Email Us.

*One-to-one and small groups training sessions: duration may be subject to minor time alterations

Testimonials

Very instructive. Well informed. Intelligent group of delegates. Great team work exercises

— Akinkunmi Akinola | Communication Strategy Manager, Sahara Group Ltd. | PR & Reputation Management

Amazing training, which gave me so much information on creating effective PR campaigns and more. I will be implementing everything I learnt within my role!

— Sara N. Al-Thami | HEAD OF PUBLIC RELATIONS & COMMUNICATIONS, QATAR fuel WOQOD company

The course was balanced with theory and practice. Examples from different industries helped to broaden the vision.

— Elena Zotova | PR Manager| Creating Effective PR Strategies and Campaign

The training has expended my knowledge base. It was a great course!

— Anne Knour, Marketing Communication Manager at TRACTO-TECHNIK GmbH & Co. KG

This course has been a real life saver, giving me time and space to step back and see what I need to do next. Great venue and great trainers!

— Zoe Smeaten | Head of Communications and Public Affairs, Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee

I feel that the 5 days have given me a great amount of information, in regards to  each of the topics. I would highly recommend this course to anyone who is interested in furthering their career in PR.

— Paula Garcia Acosta | Group Corporativo, Assistant | PR & Repuation Management 

Offered fresh perspectives on my place and visibility within the business.

Jon Wilcox | Senior Communications Manager, Jagex | Strategic and Financial Analysis for PR professionals 

The trainer did a great job. She was ready to accept input and comments. 

 
Ini Ememobong Essien | People Democratic Party | Fundamentals of Public Relations

 

Lots of material cover in an enthusiastic way with concrete examples and videos.

Marie Comer | Post Doc. Student | Fundamentals of Public Relations

 
The tutor had an excellent delivery and I gained a lot of knowledge in one week. I would highly recommend this course. Thank you to the staff for the warm hospitality. 

— Mopelola | Salvic Petroleum Resources Limited, Corporate Communications and Public Relations Manager |PR & Reputation Management

The training was very relevant in the modern-day reputation management. I would highly recommend this course for PR managers anywhere.

— Alaneme Erasmus | TetFund, Principle Executive officer |PR & Reputation Management

One of the best investments I have made. I can use this knowledge immediately in my current career.

— Lauren Rogers | Consultant, RH Consulting

Case studies were presented perfectly. The way of delivering the message and info is excellent. Giving us enough time to express ourselves and ideas.

Abeer Alfayez | Senior Communications Specialist, Ministry of Housing | Fundamentals of Public Relations 

The session was very enlightening. I like that the trainer was very engaging too.

— Maryam Abubakar | Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Public Communication, Kaduna State Government | Creating Effective PR Strategies and Campigns

The training course was really beneficial in providing a clear overview of PR campaigns with great interaction and  discussion.

Hannah Benstead | PR + Partnerships executive, Birchbox | Fundamentals of Public Relations 

Very organized and facilitated.

Azlina Jaffar |  Manager, Khazaam | Fundamentals of Public Relations 

I was really impressed at how bespoke the session was. The exercises and discussion and real-life examples were all really helpful and I came away with lots of ideas.

— Naomi Elster | Head of Research and Communication | Creating Effective PR Strategy and Campaigns

Another great course with LSPR, which left me buzzing with ideas to take back to work! 

PR & Sponsorship Manager, Coingaming Group 

The staff were extremely helpful and attentive. They provided excellent pre and post course service. The course was very much tailored to my needs and gave a wealth of inspiration and a lot of food for thought!

— Emily Thomas | Assistant Director, British Council 

The training was very helpful to me in my job. It provided me with more skills and knowledge, concerning new media and how to deal with crisis and reputation management. Topics dealing with social media and branding, were very interesting. I hope that I can join you very soon in taking further courses. The staff were very helpful and provided excellent customer service. The atmosphere was very inviting and comfortable.

Fatemah Nasser Al-Azemi | PR & Media Director, Public Authority for Applied Education and Training, State of Kuwait

The trainers have good knowledge of their respective subjects. The training delivery is very interactive and enjoyable. I will be back to LSPR and recommending more people to come.

— Shitta Aderoga | TetFund, Senior Admin Officer |Presenatation Skills

Diana’s PR campaign course was so thorough and useful. I’ve learned some amazing insights into how to improve my PR strategies and have come away from the course feeling a lot more confident in my work. I’m looking forward to applying the techniques and best practices in my day to day work and campaigns. Diana has so much experience and knowledge which was really inspiring, she’s a fabulous trainer!

 — Fiona Hughes | Interim PR Manager, National Federation of Women’s Institutes | Creating Effective PR Strategies and Campaign

 
Very interesting session. The use of imagery and videos is most defiantly very effective. The tangible and intangible elements in branding was very significant. 

— Rima A Al-Medaries | Public Investment Fund, Associate & Media Affairs |PR & Reputation Management

One great learning experience! I enjoyed the course and I am already using the reputation management concepts in my new role.

— Jessica Clinkett | Communications Manager, Freelance Consultant

After completing the PR & Reputation Diploma at LSPR, I went on to work in luxury branding overseeing a wide array of brands including Gucci, Rolex, Breitling and Roberto Coin. All my best to the LSPR family! Thank you for helping me in my PR career!

— Dana Kamilar | PR & Reputation Management

I had researched many other training programmes in the last six months, checking the strength of the companies. I choose LSPR, due to its high professionalism, reputation, expert trainers and up-to-date course content.

— Ahmed Al-Failakawi | Marketing Department Manager - Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research

My week at LSPR was very worthwhile. Having practised PR for 13 years, I still discovered new concepts and wider thinking. The staff are very warm and the facilities very competent. I am glad I attended and would highly recommend this course.

— Fasanya Omolola | TetFund, Head Protocol Unit | PR & Reputation Management

Session was very interesting and interactive. Due to the nature of my organisation this topic was extremely important and the session covered the key areas and more. I am so thankful for this learning opportunity. 

Nigel Browne | Corporate Relations Officer | Eastern Central Caribbean Bank 

The contents were very appropriate and illustrative. The teacher was masterful, providing practical examples and adapting the cases to our area of expertise. This course has helped me to decide that I want to dedicate myself to public relations and has allowed me to have a very complete theoretical and practical approach to get started in this professional area.

— Sergio López Álvarez | University Carlos III de Madrid Creating | Effective PR Strategies and Campaign

The training was quite interesting. I met people from different countries. The trainer was super nice and professional.

Nini Rekhviashvili | PR Manager, Veon Georgia | Fundamentals of Public Relations 

A very interesting topic, great session with good examples and cases. Practising was a very useful tool.

Hamad Al Mansoori | PR & Communication Manager, North Oil Company | Fundamentals of Public Relations

A must attend course for PR and Communications professionals looking to get to the top. I highly recommend the LSPR course.

— Temesi Mukani | Corporate Affairs Manager, National Oil Corporation of Kenya

Amazing trainer, well experienced.

Israel Kgosidiile |  PR Manager | Botswana MED Regulatory Authority | Fundamentals of Public Relations 

Another great course with LSPR, which left me buzzing with ideas to take back to work! 

PR & Sponsorship Manager, Coingaming Group 

During my time at LSPR I learnt so much, my sessions were well structured, well informed and I was taught by an intelligent group of delegates.

— Akinkunmi Akinola | Sahara Group Ltd, Communication Strategy Manager |PR & Reputation Management