By Maggie Barr published January 15, 2017

8+ Tools to Find Related Keywords for Your Content

Integrating SEO with your content is essential to writing smart copy that attracts more eyeballs. Before you craft your content, look at terms related to your topic. Here are eight tools to help. Continue reading

By Steve Rayson published January 9, 2017

Shares Are Not Enough: How to Amplify Your Content and Build Links

While shares are important, they are not enough to ensure content success. That requires a content amplification strategy to gain shares and links to build authority and drive traffic. Here’s some help to do that. Continue reading

By Jodi Harris published December 27, 2016

Create, Distribute, and Share: 15 Essential Content Marketing Templates

No matter your content marketing goals, you need to master content creation, distribution, and social amplification if you expect to succeed. Here are 15 tools, templates, and checklists to get you started in the right direction. Continue reading

By Arnie Kuenn published December 9, 2016

How to Create Content People Actually Search For

Is anyone actually searching for your content? Search engines are designed to match results based on relevancy. Learn more about how to create headlines and content people seek and want to read. Continue reading

By Randy Apuzzo published October 6, 2016

How to Keep Google From Penalizing Your Syndicated Content

Google started cracking down on duplicate content years ago. Its lesson is simple: Do not copy content from others; do not create multiple sites with the same copy. But what happens when content syndication enters the picture? Continue reading

By Ann Smarty published September 19, 2016

4 Ways Your Sales Team Can Help Your Content Marketing

Nothing will better arm your content marketing department than interaction with people who talk directly to the audience on a daily basis. Here are four ways to build better content by encouraging collaboration with the sales team. Continue reading

By Ahava Leibtag published September 6, 2016

Must-Have Checklist to Creating Valuable Content

Great content strategy is all about taking the guesswork out of execution so that creative content can flourish. To help get all of the details straight, consider adopting the Creating Valuable Content™ Checklist. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published September 3, 2016

This Week in Content Marketing: Google Lays Down Pop-Over Punishment

The guys explore Google’s punitive stance on ad units that visually obscure content, the future of “bad advertising,” and the value proposition of YouTube’s new Backstage experience – plus rants, raves, and our example of the week. Continue reading

By Aleh Barysevich published August 15, 2016

Should You Optimize Content for Google AMP and Facebook Instant Articles?

Thinking about optimizing content for Google AMP and Facebook Instant Articles? Let’s look at the pros and cons, and the four questions you should ask. Then use three tools to ensure that your site lives in a mobile-friendly world. Continue reading

By Mike Murray published August 7, 2016

7 Reasons Why Keyword Phrases Aren’t Dead for SEO and Content Marketing

Think keywords don’t matter anymore? Your SEO will fall short if you don’t do serious keyword analysis. Here are seven reasons why keywords are worth your time to help your web pages get found. Continue reading