By Dennis Shiao published December 10, 2018

How to Use LinkedIn as a Brand Publishing Platform

If you only think of LinkedIn as your online resume, you’re missing its opportunities to build your personal brand. It can become your publishing platform, a home for video, and an amplification tool for your content. Continue reading

By Olga Rabo published November 29, 2018

9 Font Hacks for Instagram Stories You Should Know

If you’re a brand trying to stand out in the Instagram Stories crowd, you need to fill your toolbox with options. Here are nine lesser-known font hacks to get your Stories better visibility. Continue reading

By Dennis Shiao published November 27, 2018

Cook Up Email Marketing Automation With These 6 Recipes

Research shows automated emails drive 60% higher open rates and 200% CTRs than standard batch emails. Want to get started or grow your automated marketing email program? Consider one of these six options, from beginner to advanced. Continue reading

By Jodi Harris published November 19, 2018

Non-Gaming Brands Find Value in the Twitch Audience

Twitch executive shares insights on tapping into the huge audiences for livestreaming video for gamers without alienating the core fan base or losing brand identity. Continue reading

By Jodi Harris published November 16, 2018

How to Survive the Ongoing Confusion With SEO

In CMI’s Mastering Content Marketing video series, Courtney Cox Wakefield, Children’s Health digital marketing manager, shares her view of the latest search trends, and what they hold for content marketing. Read on (and watch too). Continue reading

By Mike Murray published November 14, 2018

Page Load Time: Is It the SEO Rankings Culprit?

You could have page load issues, but that deficiency might not be to blame for your Google keyword rankings. Check out the load-time grades for four Fortune 500 sites and learn what other factors may have more power over their rankings. Continue reading

By Mike Murray published November 8, 2018

15 Search Intent Tips, Examples, and Resources for SEO Keywords

If you want to leverage search intent with SEO keywords, it’s best to balance the methods with the false hopes. Here is a closer look at types of user intent keywords and some advice to help your keyword choices. Continue reading

By Jodi Harris published November 6, 2018

How to Build a Smart Yet Simple Social Media Marketing Plan [Template]

Not sure if you are distributing your content on the right channels or in the right way to drive action? Here’s how to build a social media marketing plan to put all the essential decision-making info right at your fingertips. Continue reading

By Aleh Barysevich published November 2, 2018

4 Steps to Speed Up Your Website and Look Better to Google

Even if you can boast of impeccable content marketing skills and strategy, a slow-loading blog with poor user experience can cost you a fortune – from visitors and Google. Do a checkup on your website, following these four tips. Continue reading

By Susan Moeller published October 26, 2018

How to Make an Amplification Strategy With Shares AND Backlinks

Competition for attention is fierce. Successful content marketing depends on creating and amplifying exceptional content. But social sharing alone won’t do it. Your content needs an amplification strategy. Continue reading