EDUCATION

What Professions Can You Learn Online?

10 years ago, in order to learn any profession, it was necessary to spend an enormous amount of money. Now everything has changed. Artgetting decided to tell you what professions you can learn online.

Coding. Now we are in the middle of the tech boom and there are no enough coders to cover it. There are many ways to learn how to code online for free as well. You can use such resources as Codeacademy (www.codeacademy.com) where you can learn coding for free including Python, Java, JavaScript, Ruby, SQL, C++, HTML, and CSS. Also you can check the site Skillcrush Free Bootcamp. There you can learn how to code in the simplest way, try to write your own code. Also you can check such platforms as Udemy, Khan Academy, Coursera, EdX etc.

Digital marketing is a general term used to refer to targeted and interactive marketing of goods and services that uses digital technology to attract potential customers and retain them as consumers. Digital marketing skills are necessary even if you are not working in marketing. We can recommend Google Online Marketing Challenge. This online course covers digital marketing, display advertising, analytics, search engine marketing. It a good option for the beginners.

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SEO is a set of measures for internal and external optimization to increase the position of the site in the results of search engines for certain user requests, in order to increase network traffic (for information resources) and potential customers (for commercial resources). Any kind of business should benefit from web traffic. In order to learn SEO online you can visit Search Engine Journal for a huge library of guides and how-to articles on SEO. You also can check Google Webmaster Central Blog.

Copywriting is also one of the most popular Interner professions nowdays. It is a way of moving the words in order to sell it better. Currently there are many YouTube videos and different courses which will help you to learn copywriting online (sometimes even for free!). You can try some free courses such as: Copyblogger or for example, Copyhackers. Also we recommend free writing courses (for example, course of Khan Academy).

Content maker. You can try this profession if you like writing, making videos, creating visual content. You can learn how to generate content for business. In this case you should make your own website and digital portfolio that demonstrates your knowledge.

IT support Professional. This profession would be ideal for those ones who enjoy resolving problems connected with hardware and networks. Google offers courses which may help you to launch your career it IT.

Blockchain developer is becoming a very popular job nowdays, though this profession requires such skills as cience, technology, engineering, and mathematics. These skills are becoming more and more important in next 10 years as well. Due to bitdegree.com What makes cryptocurrency so special is blockchain technology. Every cryptocurrency is built on what’s known as Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT), and blockchain is the most popular form of it. So, for the introduction you can check the course from Linux Foundation – Introduction to Hyperledger Blockchain Technologies.

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