By Jay Acunzo published June 13, 2018

The Most Important Question to Ask Before Launching a Podcast

Deciding to launch a podcast requires brands to consider a lot. Therefore, they have a ton of questions to ask. But one question is the most foundational and crucial thing to ponder – and marketers aren’t asking it often enough. Continue reading

By Jodi Harris published January 31, 2018

How to Get Listeners to Push Play on Your Podcast [Examples From Boss Brands]

With a sound strategy and some creativity, podcasts can bring big content marketing benefits to just about any business. Learn how to attract listeners and boost your bottom line from these brand success stories. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published November 28, 2017

How to Develop and Grow a Successful Podcast

How can a brand’s podcast lead to nearly 2 million downloads with listeners in 200 countries and generate about $500,000 in direct revenue in four years? Joe Pulizzi goes step by step into how This Old Marketing was created. Continue reading

By Andrea Fryrear published July 28, 2017

Zendesk Shares Keys to Creating an Outrageously Successful Brand Publication

Resisting the inclusion of your brand in your content is a necessary challenge – one that Zendesk accepted when it launched Relate. Its senior director of content marketing and 2017 Content Marketer of the Year finalist explains how. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published February 25, 2017

This Week in Content Marketing: Apple and Amazon Race to Content Dominance

We ponder Apple’s new original content play, Spotify’s podcasting purpose, and some truths delivered by a founding father of fake news. We also share rants, raves, and the story of a company that used content to escape extinction. Continue reading

By Jay Acunzo published January 30, 2017

3 Hidden Lessons Behind Top Podcasts to Help Yours Stand Out

While virtually no barrier exists to create a podcast, making it great (and staying afloat) is a different story. Take a look at four key productivity lessons and examples to inspire your process to create a successful podcast. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published November 26, 2016

This Week in Content Marketing: What Does Fake News Mean for Content Marketing?

This week, the guys discuss the potential makings of a content marketing mega-agency and explore new podcasting trends. They also look at what’s boosting paid news subscriptions, rants, raves and an example of the week from Butterball. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published October 1, 2016

This Week in Content Marketing: How to Create a Successful Podcast

This week, the guys share secrets of successful podcasting and look at why journalists are hating on Facebook more than ever. They also explore a possible Twitter acquisition, rants, raves, and an example of the week from Petfinder. Continue reading

By Clare McDermott published September 25, 2016

Podcasting Pioneers Explain Value of Audio Content and Rookie Mistakes to Avoid

As CMI’s This Old Marketing podcast approaches its 150th taping, Joe Pulizzi and Robert Rose wax philosophical about why podcasting is so powerful, and the rookie mistakes they now avoid. Continue reading

By Joe Pulizzi published January 30, 2016

This Week in Content Marketing: Stop It! Content Marketing is NOT a Game of Traffic

Joe and Robert discuss meanings this week – implications of the exodus at Twitter for the infamous unicorn, IBM’s acquisition of Ustream, and an article hating on brand marketing. Plus, they do rants, raves, and more. Continue reading