By Mike Murray published February 4, 2019

2019 SEO Keywords and Google: What’s in Your Poker Hand?

If your organic SEO took a hit last year, expect more of the same unless you take steps to recover from traffic dips. Even if you’re fine now, you might want to reinforce your footing. Here’s what you should be doing. Continue reading

By Tom Whatley published January 25, 2019

5 Ways to Get More People to Your Content

You know you have amazing content, but how do you drive traffic to it? Learn about five solutions from B2B marketers, including a couple ideas that need to be started before you hit “publish.” Continue reading

By Ann Gynn published December 14, 2018

4 Real-Life Ledes: Why They Work (and What Could Be Better)

Nobody sets out to write mediocre ledes. And yet, the content universe is dominated by them. That’s good because it means a great lede will stand out. Let’s look at a few ho-hum ledes from brand blogs and see how to make them great. Continue reading

By Leslie Carruthers published December 6, 2018

How 6 Brands Stand Out and Get Results from Content Marketing

Imagine if your FAQ section led to a 34.7% increase in revenue or your blog conversion rates grew by 800%. Discover how six companies in six industries don’t have to imagine those numbers, they’re finding that kind of success today. Continue reading

By Michael Becker published November 28, 2018

7 B2C Brands Offer Content Marketing Lessons and Inspiration

Though an astounding 86% of B2C marketers use content marketing, the successful ones represent a smaller percentage. Here are seven retail brands creating success. Read on to see how they deliver what their audience wants. Continue reading

By Ann Gynn published November 5, 2018

How to be Purposeful With Your Purpose-Driven Content [Examples]

More than two-thirds of people are more willing to share content from purpose-driven brands than traditional brands. But that content isn’t just a cause-colored ribbon post. It comes from an authentic, organic content marketing strategy. Continue reading

By Stephanie Stahl published September 6, 2018

How to Be an Agent of Change: Examples From Top Content Marketing Award Winners

When it comes to embracing change and moving forward in a more positive direction, we can all learn a few lessons from these winners and finalists from this year’s Content Marketing Awards. Continue reading

By Julia McCoy published August 20, 2018

Get Your Readers to Stay Longer With These 4 Formats

You need to work hard to keep people on your pages. Which content formats are inherently readable and absorbing? Which ones make your readers subconsciously scroll down the page? Here are four to take for a spin. Continue reading

By Andrew Davis published August 13, 2018

Discover the Real Value of the E Word (and How to Embrace It)

Great content isn’t about being more clickable, more “like”-able, more shareable. Like a good book, truly great content is unputdownable. Here’s how to engage in captivating – and effective – ways. Continue reading

By Louisa McGrath published July 31, 2018

5 Psychological Insights to Improve Your Content Marketing

Using psychology to inform your content marketing isn’t sneaky trickery. It’s a smart way to create a better experience for your audience (and your brand). Here are five principles to know and how to apply them to your content. Continue reading

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