By Ann Smarty published October 5, 2021

Use Internal Links to Get a Better Reception From Search Engines and Readers

Would you like to generate more blog traffic from search engines? Would you like new visitors to read other content on your site? You can do that with this low-hanging fruit solution. Continue reading

By Jodi Harris published October 4, 2021

These 4 Analytics Oversights Mess With Your Content Performance Plan

Trust Insights’ chief data scientist Chris Penn outlines the common analytics mistakes marketers make. Even better, he details how to make measurement plans more effective. Continue reading

By Content Marketing Institute Team published October 1, 2021

3 Hot Takeaways: Delicious Content Ideas Inspired by Media Brands

Media brands serve up hot takeaways for B2C and B2C content marketers. What can you learn from ESPN crowing about a rooster? A popular food show expanding across platforms? A travel magazine marking its relaunch with a web series? We share our take. Continue reading

By Kim Moutsos published September 30, 2021

How’d You Make That Flipping Awesome B2C Content for AARP?

AARP targets a huge audience – people in the United States over 50. But that doesn’t mean they don’t focus on niches too. The editor-in-chief of Sisters From AARP (and 2021 B2C Content Marketer of the Year) shares how they do it. Continue reading

By Stephanie Stahl published September 29, 2021

How’d You Make That Flipping Awesome B2B Content for Salesforce?

How did Salesforce go from pausing all marketing to launching an award-winning content initiative just weeks into the pandemic? It wasn’t easy, but a fortuitously timed content revolution paved the way. Read the inspiring behind-the-scenes story. Continue reading

By Kim Moutsos published September 28, 2021

7 ‘Secrets’ of Award-Winning B2B and B2C Content Marketing Programs

We asked 2021 Content Marketer of the Year finalists for a peek behind the curtain of what makes their content marketing programs successful. Here are their seven tips. Continue reading

By Jodi Harris published September 27, 2021

Content Marketers Share Their Best Networking Tips for In-Person and Virtual Events

Conferences – in person or virtual – can present great opportunities to network. But it doesn’t come naturally to many. Here’s some help to overcome those networking jitters, whether you’re remote or gathered with others. Continue reading

By Content Marketing Institute Team published September 24, 2021

3 Hot Takes: A Real Reel on Instagram, an Award Mockumentary, and a Meta Podcast

The NAACP gets real (in Reels) for a new public service campaign. The Epica Awards gently mocks excuses to drive entries. And Flipboard finds a fresh angle for a new curation podcast. Here’s our take on all this content – what’s yours? Continue reading

By Ann Gynn published September 23, 2021

Punch Up Your Writing With These 4 Power-Packed Tips

Wasted, wimpy verbs drag down your writing. CMI’s resident editing expert shows you how to root out these energy vampires and recharge your content with power-packed alternatives. Continue reading

By Raechel Duplain published September 22, 2021

How To Document Your Content Marketing Workflow

A documented content marketing strategy is a big differentiator between the most and least successful. Imagine what a documented workflow could do for your content marketing operations. Here’s how to do it in four stages. Continue reading

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