When it comes to Digital Marketing, it is still considered as a profession that is yet to gain its popularity among the youngsters trying to make careers in the same old jobs and fields. The role of a Digital Marketer is as challenging as any other out there and contributes to the making of a business. Despite its significance on the business, the online marketing seems to have various myths that are built in the minds of those who are unaware of it. Here is a list of such common myths that the people have about Digital Marketing, something that we wish they stop spreading.

1. Online Marketing Can Only be Used for Business

Although digital marketing plays a significant role in the growth of any business, the use of it is not limited to monetary benefits only. Different awareness campaigns, political drives and artist promotions are also handled by the digital marketers. Whenever there is an urgent need to stand against the mistreatment of citizens by the governments, different campaigns have been started to gather masses against the injustice, and it is nothing but digital marketing of the campaigns amongst people.

2. Marketing Must be Flashy

Various individuals are of the belief that web marketing has to always be flashy and use different animations to catch eyeballs. While the attention of people is essential to get noticed, digital marketing is a lot more than mere catchy animations. A lot of focus of the digital marketing is also laid on the information that it provides. A good digital advertisement must be short, informative and creative.

3. It is All About the Pricing

One more common myth among the people is that all someone has to do to catch the attention of others is by displaying the least possible price on the products they offer. Yes, price plays a significant role in the purchase of the product, but it is the quality of the product, the reputation of the company and other various factors that breaks or makes the deal for the consumers. Only displaying the lowest prices of products does not ensure the purchase of it. A well-advertised product along with how well it is presented on the product page is the most crucial influences on the purchasing anything.

4. People are Already Interested in Your Product

Do not market a product with the belief that people are already interested in it. It is you who is supposed to catch the attention of people and build the interest in them with your digital marketing skills. Use optimized FB ads, traffic analysis software and other handy tools that can make it easy for you to reach out to your desired audience.

5. Website Traffic is the Only Goal of Web Marketing

A lot of us believe that digital marketing only aims at increasing website visitors. The job of a digital marketer is not considered complete unless the user coming across ads is forced to click the buy button on the product page. The digital marketing of the product is done with the ultimate aim of getting it sold and not just getting people on your website. Other than the business aspects, digital marketing can also be used to make people aware of different social causes.

So, these are the most Common Myths of Digital Marketing among people. Undoubtedly, the job of a digital marketer is highly underrated, and we hope that you now consider them more important for a business and to the society than you did before you started reading this post.

Author's Bio: 

I am Rahul Raheja, Highly passionate writer, who loves creating an imaginary world with his writings.Business Development Consultant, Strategist,Blogger, Traveller, Motivational Writer & Speaker