Social Media Marketer

Social media marketer promotes a product or service by using social media platforms and websites. Most of the social media platforms have their own built-in data analytics tools, this enables various companies to track progress, success and engagement of ad campaigns.

Career Options

  • - - Corporate Jobs - Government Ministries - Media field

Educational Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in communications, journalism or marketing

Personal Skills

  • - The ability to deal with more than one task at a time - Creativity - An analytical approach to data - Writing skills

Courses to be pursued

  • - Certificate courses in Writing and computer skills - Bachelor’s degree in Communications and Journalism or Marketing - Master of Business Administration programs that include Internet marketing or social media

Top Colleges

  • NIIT Digital Marketing Address: 85, Sector 32, Institutional Gurgaon 122001 Phone: +911244293000 Website:

Working Conditions

They must work usually work normal office hours. One may need to work evenings and weekends when working on a campaign or with deadlines. One may also need to attend meetings and make presentations about your work to clients or colleagues.

Top Companies

  • Cliff Technologies Address: 763, 15th Main, BTM Layout 2nd stage, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560076 Phone: 020 7097 8861 Website:

Successful Persons

Jonathan Nafarrete

Jonathan Nafarrete, director of social outreach at Blitz Agency. He and the Blitz team animated the faced via the twitter avatar of influential sports bloggers, baseball stars etc.

Ginny Sidell

Ginny Sidell is the senior social strategist at DraftFCB Chicago. he is the man behind the noticable growth of KFC in less than a year and also helped chain's Facebook page grow more than 1.5 million likes.