By Jonathan Crossfield published May 15, 2018

What’s Accuracy Got to Do With Social Media?

Fast facts, quick quotations, and stat snippets are popular social content drivers. They’re easy to produce, attention-grabbing, and highly shareable. Unfortunately, accuracy is the first casualty in this did-you-know social content. Continue reading

By Ann Gynn published May 10, 2018

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of Editorial Mission Statements

Know what the ugly is of editorial mission statements? Too many brands don’t have one. Ready to create or refine yours? Take note of the good and the bad from these three examples so your brand’s editorial mission statement is great. Continue reading

By Michele Linn published April 25, 2018

10 (Mostly) Quick Wins to Steal for Your Original Research Project

Investing time and money into original research makes sense because research works. But if you only publish the initial findings, you’re losing ROI. Read on for common missed opportunities – and how not to miss them with your research. Continue reading

By Garrett Moon published April 18, 2018

How to Brainstorm and Prioritize Your Best Content Ideas

How does your team prioritize marketing projects? Are you focused relentlessly on nothing but potentially high growth ideas? Or are your priorities unclear, leaving you stuck in a constant scramble? Let the 10x vs. 10% framework help. Continue reading

By Erika Heald published April 17, 2018

5 Steps to Find Your Brand Voice

If your logo didn’t appear with your content, could your audience identify the content as coming from your brand? If not, it’s time to find your brand voice. Follow these five steps to make your brand voice sing. Continue reading

By Marcia Riefer Johnston published April 5, 2018

How to Create Unified Content That Works in Diverse Global Markets [Examples]

As a marketer in a global company, your content must be unified everywhere in the world. But rigid consistency across cultures can backfire or undercut your business goals. You need a two-direction approach – top-down and bottom-up. Continue reading

By Lisa Murton Beets published March 28, 2018

Thinking of Creating Original Research? 8 Things to Consider

Conducting original research to gather data for e-books, reports, blog posts, etc., requires planning. These eight things are essential for high-quality research to position your brand as a thought leader and helpful resource. Continue reading

By Marcia Riefer Johnston published March 19, 2018

Words That Convert: Test, Learn, Repeat

One of the most effective ways to boost your conversion rate is to test and tweak your words. Read on for real-life proof and learn why “submit” isn’t necessarily a bad word. Continue reading

By Ahava Leibtag published March 12, 2018

7 Fixes for Common Writing Mistakes [Examples]

It’s been said, “There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at the typewriter and bleed.” Really? Stop bleeding. Improve your writing with these seven fixes (including bad and good examples). Your readers will thank you. Continue reading

By Lisa Kalner Williams published March 1, 2018

What One Brand Did After It Created a Top 10 Blog

What do you do when your company blog is named a top 10 resource? You resolve to do even better. Find out how the team at Agorapulse reinvented its approach to original content. Continue reading