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Become a Freelance
Social Media Manager

Get Trained.  Get Clients.  Get Paid.

Gain your independence in as little as six weeks.


You're already spending time on social media. 

Why not get paid for it? 

In the world of social media, you can expect high job satisfaction and low stress.

The skills are easy to learn. The pay is excellent. The work is flexible. 

Maybe it's time to start a freelance business of your own. 

Rising demand

The demand for Social Media Managers is at an all-time high.

4 billion people are spending nearly 3 hours every day on social media. 

Business owners know they need to engage prospective and current customers on social media, but they don't have the time and don't know the tactics for consistent growth and engagement.

To reach the right audience with the right message at the right time, now more than ever, companies depend on Social Media Managers.

Easy to Learn 

Leverage your personal experience with social media as you learn how to help businesses be social.

Rarely do you find a valuable skillset with a short learning curve.

The basics of Social Media Management include posting content, monitoring for direct messages and post engagement, and responding to interaction on behalf of your clients. It's fun and easy to learn. The proven tactics to get you started can be learned in a matter of weeks.

Rewarding Pay

Proven pricing and packages that scale as you gain confidence, experience, and expertise.

You have the freedom to make as much or as little as you like to meet your personal goals. Will you work with only a few clients? Or will you scale your business into an agency?

Ultimate Flexibility

Easily work where and when you want. Your schedule and your location are completely up to you!

Work from home, a cafe, or on the go while traveling the world with just a laptop and your cellphone.

Social Media Managers consistently report that their profession allows them the freedom to take trips, engage in hobbies, and have more time to spend with friends and family. 

What People Say About the Social Media Pro Training

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The Social Media Pro Certification Program

Social Media Pro® has trained more than 30,000 students since 2010.

We teach you the strategies and best practices for managing social properties on all of the big networks. And, we go much further by showing you how to find clients, how to serve them, and how to get paid.  We specialize in teaching the business of social media management.

Once you have completed the training, you are eligible to take the certification exam and become a Certified Social Media Pro®.  You'll then be able to proudly display your certification badge on your website, in your emails, and on your social properties.  Businesses and potential clients can easily verify your certification through your certification validation link.  

An Overview of the Core Training Content

Here's how we help you get started…

20 Module Core Training

You gain immediate access to our in-depth training platform with video instruction, downloadable business resources, templates, and agency-vetted swipe files. In each module, you will find quizzes to test your knowledge along the way so that you remain confident in your progress and your mastery of the skills.

Thriving Community

You'll be welcomed into our private community and Facebook Group by our Community Manager and members. EVERY question in the group is answered. You will find that community members have been with us for many years to keep their skills sharp and to connect, learn, and share with other social media professionals.

LIVE Weekly Training

Each week we hold a live training with the Social Media Pro instructor faculty or with a Guest Expert on a wide variety of topics. We also hold live Q&A sessions and even perform mini audits of real client accounts. If you can't join us live, you can watch the replay at your convenience. Full access to all prior weekly trainings included.

Become a Member of Social Media Pro Today!

  • Access to our Self-Paced 20 Module Video Training Course.
  • All of the Templates, Checklists & Documents needed to start serving clients
  • A Video Library of our Past Live Trainings
    Access to our “Private Members Only” Student and Instructor Community.
  • Invitation to Live Weekly Training with Guest Experts
  • Regular Q&A Sessions, Mini Audits and Reviews of Real Accounts

Social Media Pro®

Monthly Membership
$ 49
  • SMM Training Program (20 Modules)
  • Connect Community Access
  • Live Weekly Training
  • SMM Video Library (250+)

Social Media Pro®

Annual Membership (save $600)
$ 397
  • SMM Training Program (20 Modules)
  • Connect Community Access
  • Live Weekly Training
  • SMM Video Library (250+)
$600 Savings

Our low monthly membership fee allows you to get started without a large upfront financial commitment. This makes our training accessible to just about everyone.

The course content is self-paced.  While it is possible to complete the training in less than a month, many of our students complete the training in 6-8 weeks in their spare time. The training system tracks your progress so that it is easy to pick up right where you left off.

We're confident that you'll find all that we offer to be a huge value to the long-term success of your business.  Many of our community members have been with us from the very start more than ten years ago. 

Customer Happiness & Student Support

Social Media Pro is a global community, with students in countries all around the world. When it comes to support, we make it incredibly easy for you to get help.  Let's explore your options:

Have an administrative question about your Social Media Pro Membership?  The fastest way to reach us is through the chat bubble down on the bottom right of the page.  Have a question right now about our program? We're here to help. 

If you prefer to use email you can reach us at [email protected]

While on Facebook, you can reach us through Messenger on our page.  All of these channel send your inquiry to the same place so that we can quickly respond.

If you have questions about the training content, building your business or serving your clients, you will be best served by bringing those questions to the group so that the community can weigh in and support you.

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