Course Description

  • What’s the focus of this course?

    Marketing Automation is the use of software and technology to aid sales and marketing by automating simple tasks. It helps you find new customers faster, onboard existing customers, increase customer loyalty & improve communication with a high ROI segment.

    The Marketing Automation Foundation course from Simplilearn aims to impart an in-depth understanding of Marketing Automation. This course takes participants through the basic concepts of Marketing automation, and covers the principles of lead capture, lead nurture, the different types of automated campaigns, and improving the customer life cycle.

  • What are the course objectives?

    The course imparts essential knowledge in basic concepts related to Marketing Automation. By the end of Marketing Automation Foundation course, participants will have in-depth  understanding  of:
    • Marketing automation
    • How to flatten your sales funnel
    • Lead capturing and nurturing processes
    • Different types of automated campaigns
    • Mapping the customer’s journey
    • Improving the buyer lifecycle
    • Building customer loyalty

  • Who should take this course?

    The Marketing Automation Foundation course from Simplilearn is great for those looking to learn the basics of the marketing automation process and its best practices. The course is good for:
    • Online marketers
    • Marketing professionals
    • PPC executives/managers
    • Sales managers
    • Fresh graduates
    • Business owners/heads
    • Entrepreneurs

  • These industry-leading organizations trust our training

Course Preview

    • Lesson 01 - Course Introduction

      05:00
      • 1.01 Course Introduction
        05:00
    • Lesson 02 - Introduction to Marketing Automation

      08:35
      • 2.01 Introduction to Marketing Automation
        00:30
      • 2.02 Marketing Automation Overview
        00:30
      • 2.03 Increase Engagement
        02:12
      • 2.04 Flatten Your Sales Funnel
        01:12
      • 2.05 Close More Deals
        01:58
      • 2.06 Make More Money
        00:48
      • 2.07 Develop Relationships with Your Best Customers
        00:45
      • 2.08 Keytakeaways
        00:40
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 03 - Lead Capture and Nurture

      10:30
      • 3-01 Lead Capture and Nurture
        00:26
      • 3.02 Lead Capture and Nurture Introduction
        01:19
      • 3.03 Lead Capture Process
        01:06
      • 3.04 Capturing Leads Using Lead Magnets
        01:23
      • 3.05 Lists and Segmentation
        01:46
      • 3.06 Lead Nurturing Building a Relationship
        02:00
      • 3.07 Lead Scoring
        01:53
      • 3.08 Keytakeaways
        00:37
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 04 - Customer Journey and Dynamic Segmentation

      06:07
      • 4.01 Customer Journey and Dynamic Segmentation
        00:20
      • 4.02 Impact of Customer Life Cycle on Automated Campaigns
        01:25
      • 4.03 Marketing Automation Strategy
        01:19
      • 4.04 Dynamic Segmentation
        02:41
      • 4.05 Keytakeaways
        00:22
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 05 - Triggered Communication

      14:04
      • 5.01 Triggered Communication
        00:26
      • 5.02 Triggered Communication
        01:37
      • 5.03 Examples of Triggered Communication
        01:32
      • 5.04 Automation Success
        01:08
      • 5.05 Drip Campaign
        01:24
      • 5.06 Drip Campaign Example
        01:58
      • 5.07 Nurture Campaign Part A
        02:00
      • 5.08 Nurture Campaign Part B
        02:10
      • 5.09 Other Channels
        01:06
      • 5.10 Keytakeaways
        00:43
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 06 - Measurement and Attribution

      13:42
      • 6.01 Measurement and Attribution
        00:23
      • 6.02 Measuring Campaigns
        01:50
      • 6.03 Lifetime Customer Value
        01:38
      • 6.04 Email Subscriber Value
        01:27
      • 6.05 Campaign Value
        01:12
      • 6.06 Attribution
        01:57
      • 6.07 Attribution Models
        01:55
      • 6.08 Conversion Value
        02:38
      • 6.09 Keytakeaways
        00:42
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 07 - Improving Customer Retention

      06:48
      • 7.01 Improving Customer Retention
        00:23
      • 7.02 Reducing Churn Rate Part One
        01:46
      • 7.03 Reducing Churn Rate Part Two
        01:46
      • 7.04 Building Loyalty
        02:17
      • 7.05 Keytakeaways
        00:36
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 08 - Compliance and Reporting

      08:59
      • 8.01 Compliance and Reporting
        00:25
      • 8.02 First-Party and Third-Party Data
        01:04
      • 8.03 Impact of GDPR on Marketing Automation
        00:54
      • 8.04 Impact of GDPR on Email Marketing
        03:46
      • 8.05 Types of Reports
        01:08
      • 8.06 B2B Metrics and Tools
        01:06
      • 8.07 Keytakeaways
        00:36
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 09 - Artificial Intelligence and Marketing Automation

      05:26
      • 9.01 Artificial Intelligence and Marketing
        00:20
      • 9.02 How Does AI Work
        02:28
      • 9.03 Benefits of AI in Marketing Automation
        02:17
      • 9.04 Keytakeaways
        00:21
      • Knowledge Check
    • Marketing Automation Foundations Quiz

      • Marketing Automation Foundations Quiz
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Exam & Certification

  • What are the pre-requisites for this course?

    Awareness of paid marketing (PPC) and digital marketing will be helpful.

  • What certification do I get post-training?

    We offer course completion certificate after you successfully complete the training program with the following criteria:
    • Complete 85% of the course.
    • Complete 1 simulation test with a minimum score of 60%.

Course Advisor

Matt Bailey
Matt Bailey Expert Internet Marketer, President of SiteLogic, Author

Matt Bailey is the founder and president of SiteLogic, and the author of Internet Marketing: An Hour A Day. Matt also serves on the Advisory Board for Incisive Media’s Search Engine Strategies Conferences, and is one of the conference’s highest-rated speakers.

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