By Dennis Shiao published November 27, 2018

Cook Up Email Marketing Automation With These 6 Recipes

Research shows automated emails drive 60% higher open rates and 200% CTRs than standard batch emails. Want to get started or grow your automated marketing email program? Consider one of these six options, from beginner to advanced. Continue reading

By Clare McDermott published November 26, 2018

5 Research Options You May Never Have Considered for Your Content

You don’t need to execute a traditional survey-based study to freshen up your content marketing. Think outside the check box and let your data-freak flag fly. Consider one of these five options from studious to quirky. Continue reading

By Joseph Kalinowski published November 23, 2018

3 Toy Brands Unexpectedly Spark a Content Marketing Adventure

The Toys That Made Us, a Netflix documentary, led CMI’s creative director to an aha moment – how three of his favorite toy lines were his first exposure to content as a retail strategy. Discover how they shaped content marketing today. Continue reading

By Jodi Harris published November 22, 2018

14 Inspiring Quotes Content Marketers Are Thankful They Heard

What advice has been critical to your success as a content marketer? Check out some words of wisdom that have helped influential practitioners in the industry feel grateful for their mentors and influencers. Continue reading

By Dennis Shiao published November 21, 2018

What You Need to Do to Build a Loyal YouTube Audience

Viewers have an unlimited supply of YouTube videos to watch. But that infinity confines marketers. With so much content available, how can creators gain a fair share of users’ attention? Video Creators’ CEO offers insight. Continue reading

By Kim Moutsos published November 20, 2018

Want More Creative Content Ideas? Break These 6 ‘Rules’

The most interesting ideas come from flipping expectations on their head, breaking molds, and taking risks. Learn how to do that in the new Mastering Content Marketing video and read six rules you should set about breaking. Continue reading

By Jodi Harris published November 19, 2018

Non-Gaming Brands Find Value in the Twitch Audience

Twitch executive shares insights on tapping into the huge audiences for livestreaming video for gamers without alienating the core fan base or losing brand identity. Continue reading

By Jodi Harris published November 16, 2018

How to Survive the Ongoing Confusion With SEO

In CMI’s Mastering Content Marketing video series, Courtney Cox Wakefield, Children’s Health digital marketing manager, shares her view of the latest search trends, and what they hold for content marketing. Read on (and watch too). Continue reading

By Bethany Johnson published November 15, 2018

Build a Great Brand: Align What You Think, Do, and Say

Content marketers need to elevate every conversation to something greater than a marketing tactic. Doing that is the only way to win and keep the audience’s attention. Read on to learn about the think, do, say strategy. Continue reading

By Mike Murray published November 14, 2018

Page Load Time: Is It the SEO Rankings Culprit?

You could have page load issues, but that deficiency might not be to blame for your Google keyword rankings. Check out the load-time grades for four Fortune 500 sites and learn what other factors may have more power over their rankings. Continue reading