Far too many content marketing “best practices” focus on driving traffic. But driving traffic only matters if your money comes from ad revenue. If you’re selling a product or service, the only traffic that matters is the kind that converts.
Online privacy is an oxymoron. Thanks to tracking and big data analytics, the internet knows you better than you know yourself.
Digital policies aren’t just for global organizations. Solopreneurs, bloggers, SMBs, and everyone in between need them, too. And the bigger you are, the more complex your decisions become. From the smallest mom-and-pop business to the largest corporation, “The Power of Digital Policy: A Practical Guide to Minimizing Risk and Maximizing Opportunity for Your Organization” will walk you through the process of developing digital policies and making them part of your culture.
Why “global warming” just might be the biggest marketing fail ever: The “global warming” debate ramps up every time we have an unusually cold winter — something that could easily have been avoided had scientists called it “climate change” from the beginning. Because you’re marketing even when you don’t realize it.
Repurposing old content is an important part of content strategy. But there’s more to it than turning a post into a slideshare. Find out how to update your old blog posts by adding new information and applying current best practices, like keywords, metadata, and even cultural references.
Between studies that say technology is harmful and horror stories of kids so addicted to tech that they never come out of their rooms, marketing technology can be a hard sell. That’s why, if you’re marketing tech for kids this holiday season, don’t forget to engage their parents, too. So what’s a tech marketer to […]
Content marketing seems to reshape itself every year or so to accommodate a new model: the sales funnel, the marketing funnel, the customer experience funnel, etc. But what marketers really need is a Theory of Everything for content marketing.
Outsourcing content creation can be tough. It’s a partnership that requires give-and-take on both sides. But brands can make a big difference by optimizing the way you work with outsourced content creators. Here are 5 things you can do today.
Marketing automation is absolutely critical for many businesses. Today’s marketplace is too big, too complex, and moving too fast to do everything manually. But don’t get too dependent on it, because there are a few content marketing automation mistakes that can kill your business. I see them in my email inbox almost every day.
My business is content marketing, but there’s no clear line between content marketing and business strategy. In the digital world, the two become so enmeshed that the average shopper doesn’t distinguish between bad content and bad business practices. They just know they don’t like it. Learn about the 7 website content mistakes that send customers straight to your competitors.