By Cathy McPhillips published June 19, 2019

Agencies See Growth in Content Marketing Business [New Research]

Agencies are banking on content marketing. At least half their business comes from those services. That finding and more are in the new CMI 2019 Agency Survey. The report also reveals some fresh opportunities for many agencies. Continue reading

By Ann Gynn published June 18, 2019

Think Micro if You Want to Do Influencer Marketing Right

Stop dreaming big when it comes to your influencer marketing program. You don’t have to pay $1 million for Kylie Jenner to post or even $2,500 for Martha Stewart to do one. Design your campaigns around microinfluencers. Continue reading

By Kathy Edens published June 17, 2019

10 Tips From Best-Selling Authors That Will Polish Your Content

What can you learn from those best-selling fiction authors to make your content marketing shine? A lot. They know how to keep readers turning the page. Here are 10 tips from Stephen King, F. Scott Fitzgerald, George Orwell, and more. Continue reading

By Jodi Harris published June 14, 2019

5 Tips for Recruitment Marketing to Get Great Hires [Examples]

In today’s competitive job market, businesses in recruitment mode should use content marketing to attract the best candidates. Consider these standout brand examples to be your “hire” education lesson. Continue reading

By Robert Rose published June 13, 2019

The 7 Core Roles of a 2020 Content Marketing Team

What does a content marketing team look like? You might be a team of one wearing multiple hats or a global, siloed, integrated team of hundreds. It doesn’t matter. You should address these seven dedicated roles. Continue reading

By Dennis Shiao published June 12, 2019

3 Strategies to Connect With Your Audience (Hint: Start With Mutual Truths)

Liz High spent four minutes and 15 images introducing herself at her Content Marketing World presentation. Why? She had a point to make. Continue reading

By Ann Gynn published June 11, 2019

38 Experts Share the Worst Content Marketing Advice

It’s the time of year when advice abounds. But let’s be honest, a lot of it is not worth following. Here’s what some of the Content Marketing World presenters say is the worst content marketing advice they’ve heard. Continue reading

By Adina Jipa published June 10, 2019

6 Instagram Mistakes That Keep Your Brand From Growing

More than 25 million business profiles exist on Instagram. It isn’t the easiest social media channel for brands to master and many make common mistakes that can be easily avoided. Here are six of them. Continue reading

By Kim Moutsos published June 7, 2019

Forget Inspiration: Try These 6 Strategies to Fill Your Editorial Calendar

Your editorial calendar has holes, and ideas seem just out of reach. You have two choices: Wait for inspiration or develop a system to find stellar ideas. This post is for those who choose not to hold out for a flash of creative lightning. Continue reading

By Mathew Sweezey published June 6, 2019

24 Marketing Thought Leaders You May Have Missed

Many claim to be marketing thought leaders, yet few genuinely are. That’s what led to this list of 103 authentic thought leaders. Read on to learn about 24 of them who may not be as familiar to you (and get the other 79 names too). Continue reading