By Jodi Harris published October 9, 2017

Email Content: Increase Reach, Impact, and Subscriber Satisfaction

It never hurts to go the extra mile when it comes to enhancing the value of your email efforts. Follow these tips and examples to increase your reach, your impact, and your subscribers’ satisfaction with your email content. Continue reading

By Julia McCoy published October 2, 2017

4 Strategies to Earn Natural, High-Quality Links for Your Content

Almost all the top rankings in Google have one thing in common – a backlink. Another site thought well enough of the content to link to it. But how do you get those high-quality links? You must earn them. Here’s how to start. Continue reading

By Marcia Riefer Johnston published September 28, 2017

How to Make Your Content More Relevant in Search: 3 Lessons From Big Data

What’s the next best thing to having Google sit down next to you, gaze over its glasses at your screen, and tell you how to improve the visibility of your web pages? Listening to Searchmetrics founder Marcus Tober. Continue reading

By Amanda Nelson published September 25, 2017

How To Market An Ebook: 27 Ways To Promote Yours

Don’t think promoting your e-book ends with the creation of a landing page, tweet of a link, and an email to your customers. Start the game with the 27 tips offered in this sales funnel guide for e-book promotion. Continue reading

By Susan Moeller published September 12, 2017

Smackdown Content Marketing Secrets From the WWE

WWE is a legit boss in the content marketing arena. An analysis of 482,000 sports and entertainment headlines (NFL, MLB, UFC, Game of Thrones, etc.) reveals why WWE is a superstar in content engagement and how you can become one too. Continue reading

By Brian Appleton published September 11, 2017

7 Witty Ways to Respond to Negative Feedback on Your Content

Responding to negative feedback is a great way to showcase your brand’s personality. Use these seven tips to transform your response in a way that strengthens your audience relationship and shows off your brand’s voice. Continue reading

By Kirk Cheyfitz published September 8, 2017

Ads Are Killing the Web: Are You Part of the Problem?

The switch from crappy ads to valuable content is long overdue in online marketing. Is it too late to save the web? Plus, learn the six steps to digital decency for your brand. Continue reading

By Jonathan Crossfield published August 23, 2017

Is Your Social Content Picture-Perfect or Merely Taking Stock?

You can’t judge a book by its cover. But in a crowded bookstore, it’s a good way to separate what you might enjoy from the thousands you can’t “judge” by reading. Social media feeds are like a bookstore and your image choice matters. Continue reading

By Arnie Kuenn published August 22, 2017

Content Amplification: How to Promote and Distribute Content Effectively

If content is not converting on its own, it’s hard to prove ROI of content marketing. It’s time to start using channels outside of organic traffic to deliver your content to desired audiences. It’s time for content amplification. Continue reading

By Matt Press published August 4, 2017

How to Find Out Why Google Hates Your Content (And Steps to Fix It)

Your article is well-researched. It fills a perceived content gap. It’s optimized and promoted. But it’s nowhere near page one in Google search results. Follow this three-step process to discover the potential problem and how to fix it. Continue reading

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