By Ann Smarty published March 15, 2021

How to Create an Effective SEO Strategy for Your Local Business

Lots of brick-and-mortar businesses have had to digitize their operations to allow online booking, buying, and even services. But other than Google Local, how can you get found? Here are some ways. Continue reading

By Content Marketing Institute Team published March 12, 2021

3 Playful Content Marketing Examples Show Brands Getting Their Game On

Look beyond your content team for inspiration. Involve your at-home co-workers, viewers, and customers in your content creation and delivery to up the fun factor for everyone. These brand examples show how it’s done. Continue reading

By Ann Gynn published March 11, 2021

7 Content Marketing Truths That Would’ve Saved Quibi From Going Qui-Bye

Any content marketer could’ve called out the glaring strategy gaffes that led to streaming-service Quibi’s high-profile (and high-budget) demise. We spotted seven – did you catch any we missed? Continue reading

By Lisa Murton Beets published March 10, 2021

Conversions Attract Attention of More Tech Marketers [New Research]

More tech content marketers are looking to numbers directly tied to outcome – demand generation, leads, and conversions – to evaluate their content performance. Learn more of what they had to say in CMI’s newly released research report. Continue reading

By Jonathan Crossfield published March 9, 2021

B2B Content Isn’t Boring Unless Your Writing Is

Your B2B audiences want to solve a problem or learn something new without feeling like they are studying for a Ph.D. And yet, boring, academic-like content pervades. It’s time to rethink that. Continue reading

By Alina Valyaeva published March 8, 2021

Look This Way: 9 Visual Content Options to Consider

Visuals attract viewers to your content as the research shows. But how do you know which format to pick or how to use it? Read on for nine illustrative examples. Continue reading

By Content Marketing Institute Team published March 5, 2021

The Right Way to Teach, Tease, and Soothe Your Audience With Content [Examples]

Content shouldn’t put your audience to sleep – unless you’re trying to help them sleep better. That’s just one of the lessons to take away from this week’s roundup of cool, creative, and copyright-killed content examples. Continue reading

By Michael Brenner published March 4, 2021

How to Make a Better Content Marketing Case With ROI

Calculating ROI for your brand’s content marketing is a frequently asked question. Here are some ways you can answer it and make a stronger business case for content marketing. Continue reading

By Veronique Wong Kai In published March 3, 2021

SEO Is Important for YouTube Too

SEO incorrectly has become synonymous with Google. Yet, that mistake could spell trouble if you don’t use it for your YouTube videos and channel. Here’s how to do it right. Continue reading

By Darek Black published March 2, 2021

Write Like You Talk: 12 Tips for Conversational Content

The antidote to monotone content? Conversational writing. It feels more personal, less academic. More importantly, it’s effective. That said, let’s talk. Continue reading

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