How to Become a Digital Marketing Specialist

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“OK Google”: How can I become a Digital Marketing Specialist?

After a year of intensive R&D, Cornerstone finally offers you the opportunity to develop the most demanded skills and work in a trendy and rewarding career: Digital Marketing!


Vancouver is a city that is modern, full of new ideas and always growing, especially when we think about media, marketing, and technology.

Some of Canada’s leading digital firms are based in Vancouver and big companies such as Hootsuite, Microsoft, and the tech giant Amazon are making Vancouver their new home.


To keep up with today’s marketing trends and methods, more and more businesses are employing specialists to help them switch their marketing efforts from traditional to digital.


Digital Marketing Specialists are in demand right now, especially those who have practical skills, knowledge, and the right attitude.


With these skills on your resume, you could find yourself in a rewarding career here in Vancouver.


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Following the career insight: We found that the average salary for a Junior Digital Marketing Specialist in Canada (April 2020), is on average 51,557 CAD.


This can rise to 60,000 CAD for someone with proven skills and experience.


The job descriptions we viewed listed responsibilities such as:

  • Content writing
  • Advertising
  • Social media management
  • Analyzing keyword data
  • Identifying a customer base
  • Planning and design
  • Developing SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
  • And more…

Cornerstone has launched a Digital Marketing Specialist co-op diploma and you will have the opportunity to become a Google Certified Expert.


Take advantage of this special opportunity to become trained in the most up-to-date methods and technology in the digital marketing field.

The Digital Marketing Specialist Program at Cornerstone is an effective combination of courses. From strategy to coding foundation, you will cover it all!


Your instructors are from the industry where they thrive on digital marketing.


Local leaders, experts and marketing gurus, well aware of the latest trends, techniques, and tool: they bring the industry on campus!

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What Do do You Need to Learn to Become a Digital Marketer?

Everything in the program will help you to meet the job requirements that are in demand right now. The modules are practical and useful, so you can apply them to the real world.

  • Web graphics
  • Digital marketing strategy
  • SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
  • Social media marketing
  • Web analytics
  • Display advertising and mobile application

Within the first 6 months of the program (the academic portion), you will also gain valuable knowledge in Google Analytics, Google Adwords, Adobe Photoshop, and WordPress.


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Do you already have a background in marketing?


In today’s industry, digital is the key!


You can update your knowledge and upgrade your resume.


Give yourself a competitive advantage!

Become a Google Certified Expert

The Digital Marketing Specialist Diploma at Cornerstone is your path to certification will allow you to get certified by Google.


This is a trusted and standardized qualification that will catch the attention of employers.


It will make your resume really stand out! We want our students to achieve and exceed their goals.


The staff here at Cornerstone goes above and beyond to get you on the right path to success.

Get your foot in the door!

It is important to have trusted qualifications, positive employer references and proven experience when looking for work in Canada.


Cornerstone works hard with students to help them find meaningful, paid co-op placements here in Vancouver.


The second portion of the Digital Marketing Specialist diploma consists of 6months of paid work in a co-op placement.


Apply your new skills in a real Canadian work environment, gain valuable industry experience, and get paid for it!


One great thing about being a Digital Marketing Specialist is that you can work for yourself and develop your own business.


You can even combine your programs to really boost your skills for success!


If you are interested in starting your Digital Marketing Specialist career with Cornerstone, then contact us to find out more.


We can’t wait to hear from you!

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