By Joe Pulizzi published December 31, 2016

This Week in Content Marketing: Google, Facebook to Purchase Content in 2017

This week, we recap the year’s biggest stories and predict some trends for 2017. Raves include an effort starring George Michael, then we wrap up with a history lesson on content marketing’s benefits in our Example of the Week. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published December 24, 2016

This Week in Content Marketing: Fake News and Why It Spells Opportunity for Brands

This week, we talk truth about Facebook’s plan for dealing with fake news, and get stirred up by some murky stat soup. We also beg an author to reach his moment of zen, and share rants, raves, and a TOM example from OpenView Partners.   Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published December 17, 2016

This Week in Content Marketing: Is It Content Marketing or Sales Collateral?

This week, we debunk a theory that content marketing doesn’t exist and discuss how the coming age of AI might impact human writers. We also explore a lucrative PR stunt and share rants, raves, and a TOM example from Constant Contact.   Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published December 10, 2016

This Week in Content Marketing: The Business Case for Content Marketing as PR

This week, we examine the fiscal failure of a business built on Facebook and question GoPro’s decision to close its media division. We also explore a video star’s new media venture and share rants, raves, and this week’s TOM example.   Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published December 3, 2016

This Week in Content Marketing: Could Brands Cure Traditional Media’s Run to Eyeballs?

This week, the guys ponder Airbnb’s puzzling magazine launch, the existence of content blindness, and the impending extinction of ad-supported media, then share rants, raves and an example of the week from the founders of HubSpot. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published November 26, 2016

This Week in Content Marketing: What Does Fake News Mean for Content Marketing?

This week, the guys discuss the potential makings of a content marketing mega-agency and explore new podcasting trends. They also look at what’s boosting paid news subscriptions, rants, raves and an example of the week from Butterball. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published November 19, 2016

This Week in Content Marketing: WordPress and Medium Begin Turf War for Owned Media

This week, the guys debate the IAB’s latest ad revenue findings, and explore a fearless stance from WordPress. They also examine new data on blogging trends, then share rants, raves, and an example of the week from Autodesk. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published November 12, 2016

This Week in Content Marketing: Deep Content Insights After Three Years of Podcasting

The guys ring in PNR’s third anniversary with some advice on how to build a successful career. They also offer rants, raves, and a toast to Chief Content Officer magazine, continuing to provide multiple levels of value to their business. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published November 5, 2016

This Week in Content Marketing: Social Media Platforms Take More Victims

This week, the guys investigate the fallout from Vine’s untimely death and discuss IDG’s content creation model. They also explore agencies’ growing interest in print publishing, rants, raves, and an example of the week from Google.

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By Joe Pulizzi published October 29, 2016

This Week in Content Marketing: Content + Audience for the Win

This week, the guys discuss the proposed merger of AT&T and Time Warner and dissect some new APAC research. They also explore an email resurgence, and share rants, raves, and an example of the week from a U.K. tech law firm. Continue reading