By Joe Pulizzi published November 12, 2010

Use Different Media to Accomplish Different Goals

Listened to an excellent overview from Ann Marie Kelly from Gfk MRI today who talked about consumer research and magazines. One piece of research that stood out was focused on how consumers engage in different media for different reasons.  Television, … Continue reading

By Ann-Christin Lindstedt published November 10, 2010

6 Things to Switch When Targeting Content for Foreign Markets

Quick question. Which would you rather receive: a form letter addressed to “Dear Friend” with a generic sales pitch, or a personalized note addressing your most pressing concerns and offering tailored ideas to help? Hmmm. Tough choice, right? In that … Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published November 4, 2010

Content Strategy vs. Content Marketing vs. Inbound Marketing

I had the opportunity to present at Hubspot this week for the New England Content Strategy meetup. During the presentation (slideshare below), the group of content strategists and marketers spent over 30 minutes discussing the differences and similarities between content … Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published November 4, 2010

Content Strategy and the Dying Art of Execution

Don’t get me wrong, content marketing strategy is critical to the success of a content marketing project. Not having a content strategy is like playing baseball without the bases (envision people running everywhere…not a pretty site). That said, I’ve seen … Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published October 20, 2010

Your Content Strategy Mission Statement

In my presentations lately, I’ve been talking about developing content that stands for something. Basically, content marketing is not about “what you sell” it’s “what you stand for”. This becomes the basis for your content marketing strategy. This is your … Continue reading

By Clare McDermott published October 14, 2010

PwC’s Global CEO Survey Shows How to Recycle, Repackage, Redistribute

Each year for the last 13 years, PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers) has published their much-anticipated Global CEO Survey. Released at the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting in Davos each year, the PwC CEO Survey gives us access to over 1,000 business and … Continue reading

By Ann-Christin Lindstedt published October 6, 2010

8 Ways to Leverage Locals for Your Content Marketing Localization

As many of you have seen in the recent B2B Content Marketing: 2010 Benchmarks, Budgets, and Trends report, you’re not alone in stressing out about consistently producing fresh, interesting and varied content. Yet, I’d wager there’s something that can get … Continue reading

By Amanda Maksymiw published October 4, 2010

How to Repurpose Blogs into Articles

My firm recently launched a curated content site featuring new and recycled articles from our team and summaries of externally created content. For this post, I’d like to share our process for re-purposing blogs into articles.

By Chris Moritz published October 1, 2010

How to Develop the Strategic Pillars to Hold Up Your Content Marketing Strategy

Congratulations – you’ve diligently completed the Discovery phase of your content strategy with a thorough content inventory/audit and a manageable set of informed, objective(ish) personas. Now you’re ready to dig into tactics. Whoa, not so fast… If you’ve done any … Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published October 1, 2010

Is Quality Content Enough?

Brian Solis and Vocus just released a research report about what marketing executives think of online influence. When asked what the single most important action a brand can take to increase their influence online, 50% of marketers answered – create … Continue reading