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Course Description

This course will help you to develop the skills you need to succeed as a digital/new media journalist. Why and how to format stories in standardize way yet creating your unique style of delivery in terms on visual, or mental effects.

At Learnpod we don’t just teach you how to make use of the current in demand tools in the industry, we also prepare you to navigate the future ones as well, because, in the long run, it’s not about the tools, it is about your ability to create great stories that trends yet timeless.

Learn online tools including WordPress, SEO, photo editing, story sourcing, verification and trends.

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What You Will Learn

Content Creation

Content creation is a critical aspect of digital marketing and plays a significant role in building brand awareness, increasing website traffic, and driving engagement. Valuable and shareable content can lead to increased brand loyalty, customer trust, and ultimately, conversions.

To stay relevant and competitive, content creators need to stay up-to-date with current trends, industry developments, and the evolving preferences of their audience. The ability to adapt to changing content formats and distribution channels is essential for maximizing the impact of content creation efforts.

Content Posting

Content posting plays a significant role in various fields, including digital marketing, journalism, education, and entertainment. For businesses, it serves as a powerful tool to attract potential customers, build brand awareness, and establish thought leadership in their industry. Bloggers and influencers leverage content posting to grow their online presence and monetize their platforms through partnerships and sponsorships.

To ensure successful content posting, creators should consistently analyze the performance of their content through metrics like views, shares, likes, and conversion rates. This data helps them understand what resonates with their audience and make improvements accordingly.

In conclusion, content posting is an essential aspect of online communication and marketing. By creating valuable and engaging content and strategically distributing it on appropriate platforms, individuals and businesses can effectively connect with their target audience, foster meaningful relationships, and achieve their desired goals.

Search Engine Optimization

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is a digital marketing strategy focused on enhancing a website’s visibility and ranking on search engine results pages (SERPs). The primary goal of SEO is to increase organic, non-paid, and high-quality traffic to a website, which can lead to improved online presence, brand awareness, and potential customer conversions.

Media Files Outsourcing and Delivery

Media Files Outsourcing and Delivery typically refers to the practice of entrusting the storage, processing, and distribution of media files to external service providers. This outsourcing model is commonly used by individuals, businesses, and organizations to manage their digital media content efficiently and cost-effectively.


  • Be attentive and concentrate duration session
  • Prior programming experience is not needed – You will be taught, guided, and mentored through the process.
  • A laptop/computer with access to the internet (Core i3, 4GB RAM)
  • At least 6 hours/week for classes
  • You will be guided through step-by-step process to get all the software installed and set up for use.

Delivery Method

Instructor-led Live Sessions

Your instructors would introduce you to the course formally and share a summary of your journey during this course. There will be general classes as fixed and agreed upon by coursemates and instructors so everyone can meet in live sessions.


Our courses are filled with insightful videos you should watch to prepare you ahead for your live sessions as well as personal help. This is how you are able to learn the basics on a shorter schedule so we can do more interesting tasks and have your questions answered during live sessions.

Class Exercises & Assignments

You will have assignments from your instructor(s) and these are a necessity, they are an important part of your journey to becoming a professional digital Journalist.

And then after class…

After properly completing this course, our students could do the following to mention a few. 

Digital journalism offers several benefits that have transformed the media landscape and how news is consumed. Here are some key advantages of digital journalism:

  1. Strong Writing Skills: The ability to write clear, concise, and engaging articles or content for online platforms is crucial.
  2. Multimedia Proficiency: Digital journalists should be comfortable using various multimedia tools, such as video editing software, audio recording equipment, and image editing tools.
  3. Tech-Savvy: A good digital journalist is familiar with the latest digital tools, content management systems, and social media platforms to effectively reach and engage with the audience.
  4. News Gathering and Verification: Being able to find reliable sources, verify information, and fact-check stories is essential in maintaining journalistic integrity.
  5. Adaptability: The digital landscape is constantly evolving, and a digital journalist should be flexible and open to learning new skills and technologies.
  6. Audience Engagement: Interacting with the audience, responding to comments, and building a community around their work is important in digital journalism.
  7. Knowledge of SEO and Analytics: Understanding search engine optimization (SEO) techniques and using analytics to measure the performance of content is vital for reaching a wider audience.
  8. Ethical Awareness: Like any journalist, digital journalists must adhere to ethical guidelines and standards while reporting and publishing news.
  9. Specialization: Some digital journalists focus on specific topics or industries, such as technology, politics, health, or entertainment.
  10. Entrepreneurial Spirit: In the digital era, many journalists work as freelancers or create their own platforms. Having an entrepreneurial mindset can be beneficial for carving out a successful career in digital journalism.

These benefits highlight how digital journalism has revolutionized the way news is created, shared, and consumed, making it an essential component of modern media ecosystems.

Who is this course for?

Anyone with a passion for journalism and a strong interest in digital media can become a digital journalist. Here are some of the qualities that make a good digital journalist:

Excellent writing skills, Sharp news instincts, Strong research skills, Excellent multimedia skills, Excellent communication skills.

LearnPOD has what you need to get real results

Land your dream job
No matter your experience level, you’ll be faced with real-life challenges right from class, typically a working students in minutes.
Build your portfolio
Right from class you have the adavntage of building your career portfolio, since you will be opportune to work on real life projects.
Land your dream job
From building a freelance career to employment, the choice is yours. Not sure where to start? We’ll point you in the right direction.

More reasons to choose LearnPOD

Dynamic Curriculum
Individual Oriented
Verifiable Certificate
Progress Tracking
Internship Oppurtunity
Global Acceptance

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