By Andrea Fryrear published November 4, 2016

Your 2017 Content Marketing Goal: Give the People What They Want

Regardless of the business objectives for your content in 2017, experts at our B2C roundtable identified one overarching goal that should inform each and every piece of content. And they share how they address it in their companies. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published November 2, 2016

Manufacturing Marketers See Content Marketing Breakthrough [Research]

Last year, manufacturing marketers were stuck when it came to content marketing. What a difference a year makes. Check out our latest research, Manufacturing Content Marketing: 2017 Benchmarks, Budgets, and Trends—North America. Continue reading

By Andrea Fryrear published October 28, 2016

How to Make Content Creation the Star Quarterback

Content marketing is a team sport. Measurement, distribution, and technology all have roles to play, but high-quality content creation, like the quarterback, has a disproportionate effect on content marketing’s success (or failure). Continue reading

By Andrea Fryrear published October 21, 2016

Email Marketing: A Fresh Take From the Experts

You can’t just send a weekly newsletter to your entire list and expect great results. Marketers need to create email that subscribers want to open. Content Marketing Institute’s B2B roundtable experts share how to do that. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published October 19, 2016

[New Research] B2C Marketers Need to Give Content Marketing Time

Learn what B2C marketers are doing (and not doing) and plan to do with the Content Marketing Institute’s B2C Content Marketing—2017 Benchmarks, Budgets, and Trends—North America report. Plus, learn what the top performers do best. Continue reading

By Andrea Fryrear published October 14, 2016

Content Marketing ROI: 4 Ways to Get Started

Almost nine in 10 marketers who consider their content efforts as most successful track the ROI of their content. To help you get a handle on your content ROI, we offer four perspectives from a panel of B2B content experts. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published October 8, 2016

This Week in Content Marketing: Audience, Not Content, Is the Real Asset

This week, the guys discuss findings from CMI’s new research and explore a music product company’s content purchase. They also join an agency debate on content creation, and share rants, raves, and an example of the week from Sainsbury’s. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published September 28, 2016

Content Marketing Takes a Turn for the Better: New 2017 Research

With the release of B2B Content Marketing 2017: Benchmarks, Budgets, and Trends—North America, we learn that the majority of organizations are more successful with content marketing than they were one year ago and how the top performers stand out. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published September 12, 2016

Prepare to Be Ignored If You Don’t Have Subscription Goals

Many companies have goals around brand awareness, perception, brand lift, lead generation, and lead quality goals. They don’t have subscriber goals – and that’s the biggest mistake if they want effective content marketing. Continue reading

By Lisa Murton Beets published July 8, 2016

Use of Interactive Content on the Rise [Research]

What’s the top reason marketers say they use interactive content in the buyer’s journey? Learn that and more as we share the key findings and full report on the use of and best practices for interactive content. Continue reading