Building Global Audiences

VMS 249.01

Marketing and publicity are so important to audience building that, 20 years ago, expanding beyond local audiences usually couldn t be accomplished without huge advertising budgets. However, thanks to the Internet, you can build a global audience from your dorm room. This class explores how. Learn about social media, search engine optimization, virality, content marketing, growth hacking, and other digital audience building strategies. They re difficult to learn and time consuming to execute, so expect to struggle. We ll learn as much from our failures as we will from our successes as we discover what it takes to cultivate global awareness for an idea without ever leaving Durham. Instructor: Dinin

Class Room 1: 
Gross Hall 324
Instructor: 
Dinin, Aaron P
Semester Year: 
Fall 2017
Course Year: 
2017