By Roger C. Parker published August 22, 2012

How to Create an Idea Dashboard to Track Your Favorite Content Ideas

Content marketing productivity involves more than just creating great content. Here are the essentials on how an idea dashboard can help you track and apply the good ideas you find in the blog posts you read each week. Continue reading

By Jodi Harris published August 12, 2012

17 Techie Shortcuts for Content Marketing

The following time-saving tools might not be the best solutions for the long term, but when you are in a pinch and need to dig your way out of a content chasm, these handy process helpers can really save your sanity. Continue reading

By Roger C. Parker published August 7, 2012

A 2-Step Editorial Calendar Template that Can Boost Your Content Marketing Productivity

Looking to increase your content marketing productivity? To get yourself started, try using this two-step approach to creating an editorial calendar. It’s broad enough to show the big picture for the upcoming year, but detailed enough for setting weekly goals. Continue reading

By Roger C. Parker published June 26, 2012

An Easy Planning Worksheet that Will Jump-Start Your Content Marketing Productivity

The hardest part of creating content? Getting started. Use this easy planning work sheet (and the suggestions and examples that come with it) to jump-start your content marketing efforts. Continue reading

By Roger C. Parker published June 13, 2012

7 Top Productivity Books for Content Marketing Success

Check out these 7 books for content marketing success. Each offers a different perspective on the overlap between the creative, writing, and project management competence needed for consistent high-level content marketing productivity. Continue reading

By Amrit Hallan published May 31, 2012

8 Digital Resources to Supercharge Your Content Efforts

Simple writing is essential, but there are certain digital resources and tools that can help you create exceptional content without going crazy. Here are eight such tools and resources that can help you organize your content writing effort and make it more fruitful. Continue reading

By Michele Linn published May 25, 2012

How to Avoid 7 Productivity Land Mines in Content Marketing

Content marketing takes a lot of elbow grease and time, but the rewards for your efforts will be tremendous. Here are some of the most common issues content marketers face, with solutions for each. Continue reading

By Michele Linn published May 24, 2012

Get Inspired and Organized: Mind Mapping for Content Marketing

One way to generate ideas for content marketing and keep them organized is through mind maps. Here are 4 examples to get you started. Continue reading

By Michele Linn published May 23, 2012

How to Make Content Marketing A Habit

You know in your heart that you have to be consistent and work at your content marketing efforts every day to be successful. But knowing what to do and doing it are two different things. Check out these tips on how to make content marketing a healthy habit. Continue reading

By Michele Linn published May 22, 2012

Improve Your Productivity: 6 Ways to Use Evernote for Content Marketing

The beauty of Evernote is that you can easily save information to it from many devices. It makes it easy to collect and organize your ideas and information. Use Evernote for content marketing and, with everything at your fingertips, you can greatly improve your productivity. Continue reading