By Joe Pulizzi published December 28, 2013

The 2014 Content Marketing Predictions PNR Episode: Google to Buy Yahoo!?

In this edition of PNR: This Old Marketing podcast, Joe and Robert focus on what is most likely to happen in and around the content marketing industry in 2014. Predictions include which company will be buying media companies in the next year, as well as how mature organizations will adapt to the content marketing function. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published December 14, 2013

Clear Evidence that Content Marketing is a Force to Be Reckoned With

This week on This Old Marketing, Joe and Robert discuss the growing interest in content marketing shown by the venture capital community. They also touch on other key content industry issues that took shape this week and offer their usual rants and raves. Listen in, and let us know what you think. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published December 7, 2013

Brand Journalism Expands, Content Marketing Spending Rises

On this week’s This Old Marketing podcast, we talk about a new report that finds spending on content marketing up and outsourcing down. We also touch on strategic moves by two big brands and indulge in a couple of rants and another example from the history of content marketing. Listen in, and let us know what you think. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published November 30, 2013

Native Advertising and the Debate on Content Marketing as Journalism

On this week’s This Old Marketing podcast, we talk more about native advertising and the debate on content marketing as journalism. We also include our usual Rants & Raves segment and another example from the long history of content marketing. Listen in, and let us know what you think. Continue reading

By Dan Stasiewski published October 10, 2013

How to Amplify Your Content Strategy with Social Media Advertising

In a highly competitive content marketplace, relying on search and social isn’t enough. It may be time to take advantage of an updated version of a tried and true technique: advertising. Learn how to amplify your content strategy with social media advertising. Continue reading

By Mark Sherbin published October 4, 2013

4 Tips for Native Advertising With LinkedIn Sponsored Updates

LinkedIn’s new Sponsored Updates program is a huge development for content marketers. How can you run your own successful sponsored updates campaign? Find out how it works and what the Content Marketing Institute learned during a trial run. Continue reading

By Robert Rose published August 26, 2013

Why Native Advertising Is Neither

Native advertising is really just one aspect of the larger discipline known as branded content marketing. The technique of placing content in the context of a publisher’s site can have significant value, but the term is really a misnomer. Make sure your content always stands out instead of blending in with the crowd. Continue reading

By Mark Sherbin published January 20, 2013

How Your Content Distribution Can Use Native Advertising

Native advertising is a disruptive content distribution technique that is positioned to change the advertising business model. It is alternatively being hailed as a breath of fresh air and a controversial, exploitative new tactic. Find out how content marketing is embracing this approach. Continue reading