• Ryan Calleja Urry

Digital Skills You Can Learn Online & A Couple Of Courses To Get You Started ASAP ๐Ÿ˜ฒ ๐Ÿ’ป




Considering it's Quaran-time, you probably have a lot more time on your hands lately. So, what better time for you to learn a new skill? Read on to find a role that could spark your creativity, or even become your dream career down the line ๐Ÿ‘€


We've also linked 2 excellent ONLINE courses by STC which were made specifically to teach you these digital skills ๐Ÿ’™ The courses take place on Microsoft Teams, ensuring the highest quality of teaching & learning ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿซ


Skill #1 - Web Design ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸŽจ ๐ŸŽจ

Web design is a great career choice. Not only is it a growing industry that pays super well, but it's a job that allows you to flex your creative muscles while working independently from anywhere in the world.

If you've ever considered web design, this is where our first recommendation comes in! Whether you seriously want to kickstart your career or just learn the basics, keep scrolling ๐Ÿ˜‰


Skill #2 - Adobe Editing ๐Ÿ“ธ

Brands love photo & video. If you know how to edit at a high level on Photoshop or put a good video together on Premiere Pro, there are tonnes of companies out there that would love to make use of your skillset.



The STC Web Design Course & How To Apply ๐Ÿ‘พ





This particular module introduces the basic concepts & practical skills needed in website design by providing a detailed understanding of mark-up languages, style sheets, design techniques and testing using HTML and CSS Languages.


There'll be one assignment at the end, which will serve as the method of assessment. Upon successfully passing this course (worth 7.5 ECTS credits) you'll receive an official certificate from NCC Education. NCC are a global provider of British education, that offer their services in more than 45 countries worldwide.

Want To Apply? Just Click HERE ๐Ÿ‘ˆ



Terms of Payment: Applicants benefit from STC's Easy Payment Scheme. Allowing you to break down the cost through monthly instalments, with 0 interest charges.



Skill #3 - Content Creation & Social Media Ads ๐Ÿ’ธ

Firstly, running advertisements on Facebook & Instagram (among other platforms) is a huge business. Companies are slowly moving away from advertising on traditional forms of media like radio & television, to instead focus their efforts on social media.

Secondly, every good brand needs content, it's that simple. Content can come in many many forms, the good news is that you don't need to learn everything at once. Stick to what you're good at & sharpen that, or, follow your intuition and try something new. Content is very fun.



Skill #4 - SEO โŒจ๏ธ



SEO. or Search Engine Optimization, is basically the process of ensuring you get the right people visiting your website, as many times as possible. This gets done through optimising keywords, link building, creating website fluidity and much more.


Companies pay big for this kind of thing because it's a form of marketing. If a website has good SEO, it gets shown higher on Google search results, which in turn raises profits.


So, want to get into digital marketing? Scroll down for our 2nd course recommendation ๐Ÿ˜‡



The STC Digital Marketing Course ๐Ÿ‘พ





In this online course you'll be taught about various topics, ranging from the impact that digital marketing has in today's online economy, as well as how to practically implement strategies that convert as many customers as possible.


Again, the entire course is held ONLINE, meaning you never have to leave the comfort of your own home (not like you have a choice really ๐Ÿ˜…)


Want To Apply? Just Click HERE ๐Ÿ‘ˆ



Take this article as a sign, try something new!


If the courses above didn't interest you, find others on STC's official website here ๐Ÿฅฐ