Digital Marketing and E-commerce
The nature of digital marketing and e-commerce is constantly evolving and key issues change rapidly. This course will examine timely concerns at the intersection of marketing and technology. Emphasizes marketing but gives due attention to enabling technology and selected new media. Students will learn how Internet marketing works, how e-commerce business models interact and how to integrate online and offline marketing. Topics include basic Internet technology for marketers, buyer behavior online, online privacy and security issues, online branding, website design and customer interfaces, public policy for digital interaction, web analytics, online payments, electronic marketing techniques such as banner advertising, outbound e-mail and paid search advertising. Analyzes how integrated multi-channel marketing works and examines emerging electronic media. Prerequisite(s): MKT 300.