List of free fundamental and industry-recognized marketing certifications

2 min readAug 3, 2022


Hey, friend!

Between my own research and interviews I’ve had, here’s a list of free fundamental and industry-recognized marketing certifications. It includes links to ones I’ve come across on my own time, ones I’ve been asked about by interviewers, and ones that I’ve wowed interviewers with.

Please remember it isn’t enough to just have a certification. Putting it to practice and being able to show that you’ve put it into practice, is what matters. Check out this blog for a list of Marketing Project Ideas and see how you can incorporate what you’ve learned from the coursework below.

Bonus points if you’re able to use what you learn in your current workplace or on freelancing projects!


  • Microsoft Excel — I got asked about Microsoft nearly every interview, so I decided to get a cert

Google offers these:

Facebook has:

Twitter has:

HubSpot Academy offers various FREE marketing/sales certifications:

Amazon Advertising Learning Console offers these:

Do you hold any of the certifications I listed? If so, which one(s)? Let me know in the comments!

Did I miss any certifications? If I did, drop me a message here and I’ll be sure to update this blog.

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