Who Is The First Digital Marketer?

We believe that everyone know or maybe just heard about Digital Marketing in this modern digital era since everyone is using online platform to advertise and grow their business.

A simple way to define Digital Marketing is any form of marketing products or services that involves electronic devices. But before that, do you guys know how is Digital Marketing come from and who is the FIRST Digital Marketer?

First popularized as a term in the early 2000’s, digital marketing has actually been around much longer.

Here come for the FIRST Digital Marketer in history:

Source from Google
Guglielmo Marconi

Exactly!  The FIRST Digital Marketer was demonstrated in 1896 and his name is Guglielmo Marconi who was the first human to demonstrate a” public transmission of wireless signals.” by invented the radio.

More and more signals were transmitted across open water after his little demonstration in England.

Also, while it would take an additional 10 years for the radio to achieve the overall population, it beyond any doubt didn’t take the makers long to acknowledge they could use it to offer stuff.

The first live broadcast was from an opera show at the Met and guess what people did after that? Yup, they purchased the show tickets!

And then, Digital Marketing Strategy was born!

Huh? Digital Marketing strategy born without using any smartphones,apps, social media or blogs at all?!

That’s because digital marketing has nothing to do with the internet.

 

 

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