Dubai, 27 September 2011 – Econsultancy, the leading source of independent advice and insight on best practice digital marketing and ecommerce, will be running four of its internationally run Digital Marketing training courses in Dubai this October 2 - 6.

The four courses, Fast Track Digital Marketing, Social Media Marketing, Online Media Planning and Buying and Usability and User Experience provide an independent learning environment to get to grips with digital marketing to enable you to understand online PR and social media tools and techniques, engage with your audience and to implement a
user-centred design process.

The Fast Track Digital Marketing training course is ideal for anyone getting to grips with digital marketing and covers the basics of digital marketing including the digital marketing scene, planning and strategy, gathering data, website design and usability, tracking, measurement and testing in digital marketing to help online and offline marketers get a full overview of the key digital channels and how to use them to improve online strategies.

The Social Media Marketing, Online Media Planning and Buying and Usability and User Experience courses provide a deeper dive into these specific disciplines and give those wanting to improve their knowledge within these areas the skills, tools and techniques to create an effective digital strategy.

The training will be delivered by leading digital experts Jeremy Spiller and Chris Rourke. Spiller, who has worked with the web since 1994 and founded White Hat Media in 2003 is an expert in web marketing, and in particular search and social media marketing.
Chris Rourke is the Founder and Managing Director for User Vision one of the UK’s leading user experience and user-centred design (UCD) consultancies in the UK.

The Fast Track Digital Marketing, Social Media Marketing, Online Media Planning and Buying and Usability and User Experience courses are four of over 30 specialist online marketing courses run by Econsultancy which it will be bringing to MENA through public courses and bespoke in-company training. These courses are part of Econsultancy’s Middle Eastern offering including, regional research, such as the upcoming Middle East consumer research, conducted by Real Opinions, Digital Cream Dubai, set to run on February 21 2012 and tailored in-company training.

As a publisher of best practice reports and how-to guides, Econsultancy’s unique position at the centre of a community of 105,000 members worldwide ensures that its training offers the very latest, practitioner- led insight. Over 3,000 marketers are trained by Econsultancy each year.

More information can be found about Digital Marketing training in Dubai at or by emailing

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About Econsultancy
Econsultancy is a community where the world's digital marketing and e-commerce professionals meet to sharpen their strategy, source suppliers, get quick answers, compare notes, help each other out and discover how to do everything better online. It was launched in 1999 and since then has grown to a dominant position in the digital marketing industry. Its website and blog attracts over 300,000 unique users per month and its range of courses and conferences are attended by over 5,000 marketers every year.

Econsultancy’s reports, events, online resources and training programmes help 105,000 members make better decisions, build business cases, find the best suppliers, look smart in meetings and accelerate their careers.

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Published on: 4:57PM on 27th September 2011