5 Ways On How to Land a Social Media Marketing Internship

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It can be hard finding a job that does not require a certain amount of experience, especially in well established industries. Fortunately, social media and social media marketing is relatively a new work space and you can certainly take advantage of this.

Obtaining any internship in any industry requires a bit of persistence and luck, a social media agency internship requires both but can be quite to land an internship easy if you know where and how to look.

Most companies looking for an intern will give a base hourly wage or even require some interns to pass a probation period in order to qualify for any income. Nonetheless, depending on your financial standpoint and or if you have had prior experience will determine what company will be the best fit for you.


What does a social media marketing intern do?

Being a social media agency intern is exciting and especially if you are in one that is thriving. The tasks can very depending on if the company only works primarily with social media marketing or if they offer different services such as search engine marketing, search engine optimization services and so on.

For the sake of this article we will talk about the tasks a social media marketing intern will face.

Most companies specializing in social media will normally work on 3-4 top social platforms which are; Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook. The short answer of the tasks you would be assigned to do and not limited would be:

  • Creating content.

  • Managing all designated social media accounts.

  • Creating marketing campaigns on Facebook Manager.

  • Creating a calendar for your social media activities.

  • Taking numerous amounts of photos.

  • Writing on blogs.

  • Making analytic reports for all social media accounts.

  • Getting coffee, of course.

There are many more tasks a company in this industry will assign to you. These are the ones that we ask our interns to accomplish with their time in our digital marketing agency.