By Joe Pulizzi published June 10, 2017

This Week in Content Marketing: Mary Meeker Dedicates Entire Slide to Content Marketing

We dissect Mary Meeker’s 2017 Internet Trends report, and discuss a new way to feed ravenous content appetites. Our rants and raves include No Wasted Opportunities; then we close the show with an example of the week from Land Rover. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published June 3, 2017

This Week in Content Marketing: Facebook Is Worth $400 Billion and Just Getting Started

We review some top U.S. media trends impacting content marketing, and explore Edison Research’s new findings on Facebook’s smartphone. Our rants and raves include last-click attribution and Walkers Crisps; then we wrap up with a tasty example of the week from Williams Sonoma. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published May 27, 2017

This Week in Content Marketing: Don’t Just Publish Content; Monetize the Audience

We discuss one possible fate for corporate storytelling, and explore the critical role of the publisher. Our rants and raves feature daddy-driven hair care; then we wrap up with an example of the week from the Dutch Golden Age. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published May 20, 2017

This Week in Content Marketing: In 10 Years, Content Marketing Will Just Be Marketing

We forecast Snap’s financial future, and explore the shifting role of the CMO. Rants and raves feature a golden nugget of opportunity and the Vivendi/Havas merger; then we close with an example of the week from United Feature Syndicate. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published May 13, 2017

This Week in Content Marketing: 2017 Is the Year Brands Buy Media Companies

We explore Whirlpool’s purchase of Yummly, and debate publishers’ level of accountability for user-posted content. Our rants and raves feature John Green and Airbnb; then we close with an example of the week from UnitedHealthcare. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published May 6, 2017

This Week in Content Marketing: New York Times Leverages Snapchat as a Marketing Tool

We bond over a Heineken spot that bridges the gap between opposing viewpoints, and explore the New York Times’ Snapchat debut. We cover net neutrality in our rants and raves, then wrap up with an example of the week from Pirelli. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published April 29, 2017

This Week in Content Marketing: The Bull Market in Marketing Is Just Beginning

We discuss Google’s proposed ad blocking feature and dig into research on high-demand marketing skills. Our rants and raves cover content workflow and mission statements; we wrap up with details on a content event from 1916. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published April 22, 2017

This Week in Content Marketing: Yes, Apple Will Buy Disney (Someday)

We discuss a rumor about Apple buying Disney, and explore whether Netflix has a new billion-dollar business model on its hands. Our rants and raves include a content studio critique; and we close with an example of the week from Mint.  Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published April 15, 2017

This Week in Content Marketing: The New Content Business Model Awaits

We do a deep dive into the Pepsi video fiasco and explore the only content business model that matters. Our rants and raves include advertising blinders; then we close the show with an example of the week from Farmer-Stockman.  Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published April 8, 2017

This Week in Content Marketing: More Big Companies Investing in Original Content

We recap Intelligent Content Conference 2017, discuss a Netflix-driven trend, and explore the link between content marketing, strategy, and engineering. We wrap up the show with an example of the week from The Blues Kitchen. Continue reading