By Shane Barker published January 22, 2018

The No-Fail Formula for Creating Killer Webinar Content

It allows you to interact with your audience and attract natural links to your site, and yet the webinar is an underused content marketing tactic. Take these five tips and five tools to make it a part of your content marketing toolbox. Continue reading

By Jodi Harris published January 16, 2018

13 Smart Brands Using Technology to Power Their Content

Tech-enhanced content is predicted to really take off in 2018. Here’s a glimpse of some of the biggest tech contenders – and some creative ideas to inspire you to use them in your own content marketing strategy. Continue reading

By Ann Gynn published January 15, 2018

27 Reasons Why Your Content Sucks

Why would one intentionally create something utterly useless for their organization or their audience? Yet, a lot of content sucks. We’ve all seen (and sometimes created) it. Read on for a splash of cold water to wake up your content. Continue reading

By Clare McDermott published January 9, 2018

Video Storytelling Secrets From an Award-Winning Series

Great video storytelling doesn’t require a great budget. But it does require planning, well-selected subjects, and a willingness to adapt. Discover the 10 must-dos from the creators of Visa’s award-winning Solo Traveller series. Continue reading

By Marcia Riefer Johnston published January 5, 2018

10 Ways to Make Videos Your Customers Can’t Resist

Ever lose track of time watching videos online? What makes them so hard to resist? TechSmith’s learning and video ambassador knows. Here are 10 ways he suggests to make your videos as engaging as possible. Continue reading

By Kim Moutsos published December 29, 2017

6 Content Marketing Ideas to Steal From the Awards Finalists of 2017

To paraphrase a familiar quote, “Good content marketers copy. Great content marketers steal.” We want you to be great. That’s why we suggest you steal these six ideas executed by Content Marketer of Year finalists. Continue reading

By Ann Gynn published December 21, 2017

CCO Opens the Idea Garage for Inspiring B2B and B2C Content Marketing Examples

B2B and B2C brands delight their audiences with relevant, entertaining, or unique content opportunities, from Instagram to YouTube to media partnerships. Get inspired by 15 brands doing just that as shared in CCO’s Idea Garage in 2017. Continue reading

By Clare McDermott published December 15, 2017

How Tom’s of Maine Found Success in Micro-Influencer Marketing

Tom’s of Maine uses a micro-influencer model that has grown to 20,000 influencers and a community reach of 19 million. It’s a brand that values influencer substance over sizzle. Learn how they did it. Continue reading

By Julia McCoy published December 13, 2017

How to Robot-Proof Your Job as a Content Creator

Billions of AI-created pieces of content are published yearly. Are human content creators in danger of losing their jobs? Not quite. Despite the growth in AI writing capabilities, the human content writer is needed more than ever. Continue reading

By Jonathan Crossfield published December 8, 2017

The Murky World of Influencer Marketing: How Non-Disclosure Can Hurt Your Brand

If consumers are skeptical toward brands talking about themselves, fire up the social media machine and get more trusted and relatable influencers talking about you. But wait, what about those transparency and disclosure rules? Continue reading