How To Become A Social Media Manager

What Does A Social Media Manager Do?

Content Creation

  • Come up with content ideas for your social media posts around relevant topics
  • Write the text of your posts
  • Shoot the images or videos, or select your existing content from the photo or video assets to go with your text. This process often involves using some image or video edition tools.
  • Finally, schedule the content.
Learning how to become a social media manager
You will often find yourself having to manage multiple social media pages, mainly if you work for a marketing agency.

Community Management

Social Media Reporting

Paid social media

Graphic design

How To Get Hired As A Social Media Manager

Working In-House Vs In A Digital Agency

Digital Marketing agencies for Social Media
Many companies externalise their digital marketing and hire a digital agency to help them design their social media strategy or paid social advertising.

What Skills Do You Need To Become A Successful Social Media Manager

  • Good communication
  • Creativity
  • Image and video edition
  • Copywriting
  • Time management and organisation
  • Data analysis
  • Team working
  • Customer service
  • Project and budget management
  • Flexibility and adaptability
Main skills to work as a social media manager
Social media moves quickly. Trends in social media change quickly.

Is Social Media Management A Good Career Choice?

Final Thoughts On How To Become A Social Media Manager




Hi there! I’m Rachael, Marketing Manager at Adria Solutions Ltd. Read more about me here:

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Rachael. Adria Solutions

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Hi there! I’m Rachael, Marketing Manager at Adria Solutions Ltd. Read more about me here:

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