Approximately 1.5 billion websites are
currently up and running according to the latest reports, and this number grows
by the day. This means businesses vying for consumers’ attention are up against
continually increasing competition. Appearing in those vital first few search
results of the more than five billion online inquiries now taking place each
day will be ever more difficult moving forward.
For businesses of today as well as the
future, effective SEO and online marketing is the key to success. Digital
marketing and SEO specialists, Online Marketing Guys are well aware of the
surging importance of these aspects for companies hoping to outshine the
competition. For this reason, the Cape Town-based company is offering a $500
scholarship to students entering the website design and search engine
In order to be eligible for the Online
Marketing Guys $500 scholarship, students must be enrolled in or accepted to an
accredited college or university. Applicants must also be legal residents of
South Africa and have a 4.0 GPA.
Anyone interested in applying for the
scholarship offer must likewise submit an essay to Online Marketing Guys.
Despite being heavily intertwined, SEO and
digital marketing are considered two distinctly separate fields at present.
Those applying for the scholarship offer are required to submit an essay
ranging from 1,200 to 1,500 words on the following topic:
“How Will SEO and Online Marketing Further Diverge (or
Come Together as the Case May Be) During the Years to Come?”
Please feel free to choose one of those two
directions based on your current knowledge of the industry. Insight,
originality, spelling and grammar will all factor into the winner selection
Applicants for the Online Marketing Guys scholarship must submit their essays, proof of enrollment as a full-time student, most recent academic results and contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Entry deadline is midnight on May 30, 2020. Entries received after that time will not be considered.
A winner will be chosen by June 15, 2020.
The winner will be contacted via email and must respond within 30 days of being notified. If the winner does not respond within this timeframe, a new recipient will be chosen.
Any inquiries should be directed to email@example.com.
Essays and additional required information
may be submitted here.
Please be sure to include name, email and phone number with the submission.
OMG has been growing local and international businesses since 2008. We are passionate about Digital Marketing and love building long-lasting relationships with our clients but more importantly, internally here at our small but dynamic agency as well.
We are looking for a junior-mid level Paid Advertising Specialist to join our other PPC Managers and the rest of our team. If you are enthusiastic and have a passion for generating leads and sales with the highest ROI then read on.
About the position:
The duties of the position will include but not limited to:
Account Management on various pay-per-click (PPC) platforms such as Google Adwords, Facebook, LinkedIn and Bing
Strategy and campaign creation
Monitoring and assessment of campaign performance and identifying optimization opportunities
Ability to implement solutions and improvements
Recording adjustments and additions for reporting
Managing of budgets accordingly
Continually split test variables such as ad copy, images, call to actions and landing pages
Strategizing and creation of new campaigns
Research on keywords, audiences and other targeting options
– At least 1-year experience in Online Marketing or similar role
– Highly organized and deadline driven
– Good communications skills
– The ability to work within a team and independently
– Ability to prioritize multiple tasks
We have an immediate creative internship position available with OMG Online, an established marketing company located in Millerton, Cape Town
We’re looking for someone with a drive to learn more about the world of online marketing. As a Creative Intern, you will have a chance to work on a wide variety of projects that span across multiple departments.
You will work alongside our marketing professionals, providing real-world experience while working on projects as well as assisting with some Creative Department administrative tasks.
The type of work you will be doing:
Monitoring and eventually optimizing paid ads across (SEM and Social)
Liasing with Clients
General Office Admin (support to marketing and sales department)
Social Media Maintenance Tasks
Marketing Related Studies/Experience
Design Skills/Experience – Creativity is essential so if you have experience in design and the ability to use Photoshop/ Canva, it would be a big advantage.
Communication Skills – Ability to communicate effectively and to give and receive detailed feedback
I.T Literate – Be prepared to learn new software quickly if need be.
On Craig’s Onefm 94.0 radio show this week he interviews Carolina Cassini from TuscanDream.com. She was visiting Cape Town all the way from Italy.
She has been an internet entrepreneur since 1999 and during the show, they share awesome tips and advice to be successful in the digital age. Everything from SEO, Google Adwords, Social media and good old branding.
Catch Craig’s show every Tuesday between 6-8pm or stream directly from the Onefm website.