By Aaron Agius published May 24, 2022

Stop Making These Reporting Mistakes (If You Want To Keep Your Content Budget)

Does your executive team get how content marketing helps the business? They may not if you’re committing one or more of these fatal reporting mistakes. And that likely affects the budget for content marketing. Continue reading

By Robert Rose published May 20, 2022

Are You Overselling the Power of Data? [Rose-Colored Glasses]

Content marketers often oversell the power of data. Then, when you need buy-in for an innovative endeavor, executives want to know what the data says. Think about how to change from a data-driven model to one that allows for new ideas, too. Continue reading

By Kim Moutsos published May 16, 2022

4 Content Marketing Goals That Really Matter to the Business

Too often, content marketers set goals that their business leaders don’t care a lot about. (Brand awareness, anyone?) Here’s how to speak their language and set goals better connected to the business. Continue reading

By Julia McCoy published March 15, 2022

How To Explain Content Marketing ROI to Win (or Keep) Buy-In

Persuading your bosses to buy into the power of content marketing by explaining the inner workings and ROI of both content marketing and content strategy is difficult. Here’s a helpful formula to throw a winning pitch. Continue reading

By Robert Rose published February 25, 2022

Your Content Analytics Are Meaningless Unless You Have This [Rose-Colored Glasses]

When it comes to content analytics, you may be spending too much time checking the numbers and not enough time getting everyone to agree on the goal. Follow this three-step measurement process to make sure your content in heading in the right direction. Continue reading

By Gina Balarin published August 17, 2021

Content Marketing Resilience: How To Keep Going When the Going Gets Tough(er)

Truly resilient content marketing requires reinvention and inspiration in the most arduous circumstances. Here’s what you need to know. Continue reading

By Robert Rose published July 20, 2021

How To Make a Better Case for Content Marketing

As businesses expand their use of content marketing, old and new questions have emerged as to the efficacy of using content to further the marketing strategy. Let’s look at the claims and create better responses. Continue reading

By Kim Moutsos published April 15, 2021

How to Set Content Marketing Goals That Matter to Business Leaders

Ever had a sales leader or business exec disparage content marketing as “arts and crafts?” You know content marketing isn’t some nebulous, feel-good, unmeasured thing. Here’s how to change the minds of critics Continue reading

By Ann Gynn published April 7, 2021

Is Proving Content Marketing ROI an Impossible Dream?

Traditional ROI formulas aren’t a great fit for showing content marketing’s value to the business. But that doesn’t mean you’re off the hook when it comes to showing results. These ideas will help you express your program’s value in the language of business. Continue reading

By Michael Brenner published March 4, 2021

How to Make a Better Content Marketing Case With ROI

Calculating ROI for your brand’s content marketing is a frequently asked question. Here are some ways you can answer it and make a stronger business case for content marketing. Continue reading

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