Are you looking to develop your skills in Social Media for business?

Give your career a boost with the well-recognised Social Media for Business course, provided by Global Edulink, a leading online learning provider. This training course trains you how to use Social Media for business development.

Social media is not just a means of keeping in touch with people, it is now a vital business instrument. No matter which industry you work in, social media is an influential method of communication.

To be successful in the social media age you need an accurate understanding of how to use social networks and a comprehensive social media strategy. This course covers each of the major social media platforms in depth and will teach you how to use social media to develop your business.

Learn to use social media to an advanced level with professional training materials of Global Edulink. This training course provides you with the concepts and skills to use Social Media effectively. This course will teach you how to create a social media strategy to build your business and online marketing campaign. Candidates will be given the tools to build a network and run social media campaigns on Google+, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Pinterest, Blogging and Google Analytics.

Studying with Global Edulink has many advantages. The course material is delivered straight to you, and can be adapted to fit in with your lifestyle. It is created by experts within the industry, meaning you are receiving accurate information, which is up-to-date and easy to understand. This course is comprised of professionally narrated e-Learning modules, interactive quizzes, tests and exams. All delivered through a system that you will have access to 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for 365 days (12 months). An effective support service and study materials will build your confidence to study efficiently and guide you to secure your qualification.

√ Who is it for?:

  • This intermediate level course typically attracts attendees looking to develop an understanding of using Social Media for business.
  • This course is ideal for business owner who wish to connect the power of social media to increase their prospects.
  • This course also is useful for Digital Markers, Personal Assistance, Office Administrators, Office Managers, Marketing Executives, Marketing Assistants, Business Development Managers as well as others involved in Personal Relationship, Event Management and Business Promotion.

√ Method of Assessment:

At the end of the course learners will also take online multiple choice question assessment tests. This online multiple choice question test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.

√ Certification:

Successful candidates will be awarded “Social Media for Business Training Certificate”.

√ Entry Requirement:

  • This course is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds. However, basic knowledge of social media would be an advantage.
  • Learners should be ages 16 or over to undertake the qualification.
  • Basic understanding of English language, literacy, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course.

√ Career Path:

This training leads you to become a:

  • Digital Marketers
  • Social Media Consultant
  • Marketing Executives
  • Marketing Managers
  • Business Development Managers
  • Digital Marketers
  • Social Media Consultant
  • Marketing Executives
  • Marketing Managers
  • Business Development Managerse-Certificate-certificate(same line)


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Course Curriculum

01. Google+ for Business
Introduction to the Google+ for Business 00:10:00
Creating a Google+ Business Page 00:41:00
Posting on Google+ page 00:27:00
Configuring and Optimizing Google+ for Business 00:27:00
Connecting Google+ with Other Platform 00:06:00
02. Facebook for Business
Build my Facebook page 00:28:00
Building Your Audience 00:32:00
Facebook Post and Integrating with Audience 00:20:00
Promoting the Business on Facebook 00:50:00
Advance features and managing page 00:22:00
03. LinkedIn for Business
Introduction to LinkedIn 00:05:00
Finding and Engaging with your Audience 00:34:00
Create and Marketing with Your Company LinkedIn Page 00:42:00
Recruitment with LinkedIn 00:05:00
04. Twitter for Business
Introduction to Twitter 00:21:00
Connecting & Twitting 00:36:00
Advertising on Twitter 00:39:00
05. YouTube for Business
Introduction to YouTube 00:15:00
Marketing on YouTube 00:27:00
Working with YouTube Channel 00:28:00
Advertising on YouTube 00:37:00
06. Pinterest for Business
Create a Pinterest Business Account 00:24:00
Improving Pinterest Presense 00:39:00
Analyse the Performance of Pinterest 00:06:00
07. Instagram for Business
Content post on Instagram 00:32:00
Other Platform with Instagram 00:13:00
08. Blogging for Business
Introduction Blogging for Business 00:10:00
Goal & Strategy of Blogging 00:19:00
Technology and Content Creation for Blogging 00:36:00
Implementation of Blogging to your Business 00:16:00
09. Google Analytics for Business
Introduction to Google Analytics 00:33:00
Navigating the Interface of Google Analytics 00:46:00
Audience & Acquisition Reports 01:01:00
Social Reports and SEO 00:23:00
Tracking’s and Reports 00:31:00
Additional Features of Google Analytics 00:25:00
Mock Exam
Mock Exam: Social Media for Business 00:20:00
Final Exam
Exam: Social Media for Business 00:20:00

Course Reviews


18 ratings
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  • 4 stars2
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    If you are someone who spends time socialising using social media sites, this course has many benefits you, this course has helped me to understand how I can actually run a business using these every day social sites.



    This course has helped me to function social media websites in a professional way, it takes you through step by step guide on how to interact with the audience using different type of social Media sites



    The course has opened so many wider range of career paths that I can take as a profession, the mock exams really helped me to realise which topics I had knowledge about and which topics I need to work on. Overall it was an amazing course.



    Really good course enjoyed doing the course, it has helped me to understand that you can use social media sites for other benefits which is really amazing.



    Social media for Business course has been really helpful to me as it gave me the basic as well as the advance knowledge of running a business using social media sights

  6. I LOVED IT!!!


    This was the course for me, as I spend so much time on social networking websites just chatting with my friends and family, this course gave me a range of things I could be doing using social networking sites, rather than just wasting my day chatting to friends and family.



    This course was a 10/10 for me, the break down of the materials really made this course really simple and easy to do which I found really helpful



    Really enjoyed doing this course as it helped to realise that businesses can be promoted from any socialising sites, which I had no clue about, but after I’ve completed this course I was filled with a lot knowledge about the Social Media for Business sector and how it works.



    Its amazing what you can do with social media sites for business, and this course has helped me to understand that in a really good manor, so I really thank GlobalEduLink for providing this course for me



    Course was excellent, Material was amazing and I got my certificate. Thank you Globaledulink

  11. simply thought and easily understood


    The course has been much more exposing than I had thought, simply thought and easily understood. I so much believe that it would boost my experience as a sales man in my company and it would boost my customer base for increase in productivity of the company i work with. Thank you Global Edulink for this wonderful opportunity

  12. They are really very good


    This course briefly demonstrates a huge potential for social media marketing to increase sales… we learn how the proper understanding on how to achieve those results. They are really very good ways social marketing can improve your business.

  13. Nice learning videos.


    Nice learning videos. Thank u 🙂

  14. this is fantastic


    Hi, this is fantastic, more so being my first time of listening to on lecture online. I had always think it a herculean task doing that. Probably because I think it will be difficult hearing the speaker. But I have been proved wrong by Global Edulink

  15. I have been working on social media


    I have been working on social media and hopefully I will gain professional knowledge and skills

  16. I really enjoyed the course


    I really enjoyed the course 🙂 I do think the Facebook modules need an overhaul, particularly as they are such a large proportion of the course. However, the theories are sound and I will enjoy trying them all out in the months to come.

  17. it will widen up my knowledge


    With this course, it will widen up my knowledge to know more about marketing. Thanks for the offer, may God bless you.

  18. I found this very course really useful


    I found this very course really useful and have learnt a lot about web pages etc. It’s been enjoyable to watch and now I am ready to receive my certificate now that I have passed! Thank you!

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