By Bernie Borges published June 23, 2010

How to Become an Effective Podcaster Using the Interview Format

You may be surprised how willing people in your industry will be to be a guest on your podcast. The podcast medium lends itself well to busy schedules because your guest can be on your podcast show from the comfort of any location that has an Internet connection. A typical podcast interview lasts between 20 and 60 minutes. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published June 22, 2010

7 Reasons NOT to do Content Marketing

It seems everyone is jumping on the content marketing bandwagon these days. Even though we are indeed all publishers today, and that content marketing is now a core and growing part of the marketing toolkit for the majority of brands … Continue reading

By Rahel Bailie published June 22, 2010

Don’t Think Marketing. Think Relationship.

The quest for the right mix of content on a corporate site is the holy grail for marketing groups. In a very common scenario, marketing  departments are given the budgets to develop content, and they create marketing material that is clean, … Continue reading

By Chris Williams published June 21, 2010

How to Avoid a Never-Ending Edit Cycle (The Dangers of “Just a Few More Changes”)

Meet Lou. Lou is a marketing manager for XYZ Corp. Lou receives new website content from his copywriter and sends it to the internal team to review. The sales manager emails him afterward. “I love it!” he says. “I have … Continue reading

By Patsi Krakoff published June 18, 2010

9 Ways to Get Your Blogging Mojo Back

Maintaining a successful business blog is easier when you have clarity and a plan. Yet so many of my clients and business associates just start blogging. They’re full of inspiration and passion. …And I always say “Go fer it, blog … Continue reading

By Thomas Clifford published June 17, 2010

How New Bloggers Can Easily Craft Remarkable About Pages

Is it possible that a tour guide can teach you a thing or two about your “About” page? Yessiree, it certainly is possible. How so?

By David Meerman Scott published June 16, 2010

Want to Write an Ebook? Get Inspired with These Tips and Samples

One of the most powerful forms of content marketing is the ebook. Never before has a medium allowed an idea (or a product) to spread instantly to millions of consumers the way that the Web does. Ebooks are true examples … Continue reading

By Kevin Lund published June 15, 2010

How to Create a Custom Magazine Cover that Rocks

Though it’s said you can’t judge a book by its cover, you can decide if you want to read it – especially if the book we’re talking about is a magazine. Think about it. Given the choice, if you’re waiting … Continue reading

By Wally Koval published June 14, 2010

5 Ways to Expand Your Audience with Video (It’s Easier Than You Think!)

How important is video to your content marketing strategy? If you guessed “Very,” then you are correct! (*Ding ding ding* We have a winner!) Video has increasingly become a mainstay medium for distribution and consumption of content online, and it … Continue reading

By Russ Henneberry published June 11, 2010

How To Reformat, Repurpose and Resurrect the Existing Content In Your Organization

Creating good content is hard work. Don’t make it harder than it needs to be. With a bit of effort, you will likely find that plenty of valuable content already exists within your own organization–you just need to train your … Continue reading