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

By Daniel Hatch published February 16, 2018

How to Train a Journalist in Content Marketing

Journalists are a great boon to any content marketing team, but some may need a little help adjusting. Follow these eight tips to ensure a good fit for the former journalist and your brand. Continue reading

By Ann Gynn published January 30, 2018

Ready to ‘Fire’ Your Content Team?

Ever had one of those days when you want to fire everybody, figure out what you really need, and then hire (or rehire)? Take it as a signal you need to figure out what isn’t working and how you can fix it. And answer these questions. Continue reading

By Heidi Cohen published January 29, 2018

How to Curate Content Like A Pro: 8 Lessons [Examples]

Content curation isn’t a cheap substitute for original content. But it can be a cost-effective way to reach your audience more often and maximize your existing content. Get the inside scoop from the content curation pros. Continue reading

By Kim Moutsos published January 26, 2018

Content Calendar: Go Beyond the Basics

Have you outgrown your basic content calendar? If you struggle adding a new initiative, centralizing governance, planning and tracking production, or optimizing your content, the answer is yes. Here’s what you need to do. Continue reading

By Clare McDermott published January 19, 2018

Perfecting the Art of the One-on-One Interview

An interviewer of celebrities, global brand leaders, and best-selling authors reveals her tips to help you improve your interviewing skills and get what you need from them to develop engaging content. Continue reading

By Jodi Harris published December 27, 2017

2018 Content Marketing Toolkit: Tips, Templates, and Checklists

Ready or not, the new year is on its way. Keep your content maturity on pace with innovation, and your efforts on track with your competition with this content marketing toolkit full of our best tips, checklists, and templates. Continue reading