Digital Marketing can be an daunting undertaking. With plenty of buzzwords, services, websites and much more, it can be seen as almost not worth it. However, digital marketing opens a host of new opportunities for contractors to source new work and get your name to a wider audience. Even for small traders, having a online presence can make a world of difference.

To begin if you have little or no skills, one of the largest names online, Google, provides free self online training with Google Digital Garage. Here you can learn skills with structured easy to digest courses on topics such as:

  • Digital Marketing
  • Career Development
  • Data & Tech
  • Google Products

Courses range in length and based on your current knowledge as well.


Alongside Google Digital Garage, other organisations such as BT and Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport are offering businesses free digital sessions. With this you can get free 1-on-1 mentoring tailored to your needs, access to online webinars and a wider resource library from digital experts. You can find out more here  Р