WHAT DOES A DIGITAL MARKETING CONSULTANT DO? Digital marketing is an umbrella term that’s used to describe various forms of marketing that are done online. This includes, but is not limited to, Web Design and Development, Geofencing, search engine optimization (also known as SEO), and Paid Media such as Google Adwords, Facebook/Instagram advertising, and (YouTube) video advertising. Digital marketing allows businesses to leverage different online channels to better target their customers and prospective customers. It brings together all of the latest marketing tools, technology, and trends, and utilizes them to help businesses of all shapes and sizes to effectively reach out to their customers and prospective customers.