Top skills required for success:1. Research on what are the current trends on social media2. Prepare the social media strategy to meet the business goal3. Keep an eye on current strategies and changes as per the trends changing4. Write and schedule text, graphics or video post for different social media networks5. Responding and communicate with the followers6. Monitoring the SEO and traffic matrices on a daily basis7. Stay up-to-date with current technologies and trends in social media, design tools and applications
1. Audience Understanding: What kind of audience you need to target, where you find the in large scale, what kind of content will attract them, a social media manager must have a good understanding of all these.2. Better understanding of different social media platforms: Each social media platform needs different type of content like on pinterest or instagram you need to post photos, on you tube you need to post videos, twitter needs small text content with images etc. So you must have a good understand of different kind of available platforms.3. Research skills: This job is totally depends on researching on what is currently trending and which is the hot social platform right now.4. Organization skills: There are so many social media platforms and new are coming, so managing all these required great organizing skills.5. Writing skills: A social media manager must have good writing skills to present your idea in aneffective manner so that it can get the attention of more and more people.6. Social media management tools: Manually managing each platform today is not possible, so there are lots of social media management tools available that helps you in managing, scheduling post. So, one must have good knowledge of these tools.7. Communication skills: Answer to clients or responding the queries needs a good communication skill.
How to be there?
Get the required degree
Join any social media marketing course and sharpen your skills
Create account and develop your network on different social media networks
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