By Robert Katai published October 9, 2018

Why You Need Vertical Visuals If Your Audience is Mobile

Most people hold their smartphone or tablet vertically. When they view content, they usually keep it in the same mode. That’s why successful content marketers are paying attention to vertical content (Hint: It’s about more than IGTV). Continue reading

By Mike Murray published June 20, 2018

9 Evergreen Content Formats for Long-Term Success [Examples]

Thanks to search engines, most of your content is evergreen. That’s why you should pick effective formats for your content without an expiration date. Read on and be inspired by the examples of brands doing evergreen content well. Continue reading

By Clare McDermott published April 4, 2018

Dataviz: A Critical Skill for Modern Marketers

Do you know how data visualization can transform your content – and make research more accessible to your audience? Let’s walk through the what, how, and why of dataviz for marketing, including key tips, tools, and helpful resources. Continue reading

By Jeilan Devanesan published February 26, 2018

The One Thing That Can Make a Big Difference in Your Infographics

If your process for infographics is chaotic, content random, and design guidelines unclear, the final product is rarely engaging or effective. Create this one document following a few simple steps to map a clear road for better infographics. Continue reading

By Leslie Carruthers published February 7, 2018

4 Case Studies Show How to Crush It With Out-of-the-Box Content Marketing

How does a brand create content that stands out in a crowded world? Check out these four out-of-the-box case studies from multiple industries and learn how to get similar results for your brand. Continue reading

By Marcia Riefer Johnston published January 11, 2018

6 Mistakes Ruining Your Charts and Infographics

Want tips guaranteed to result in bad charts? Probably not. Yet sometimes you can learn best from things gone wrong. Discover six ways data visualization mistakes confuse, bore, and bother your audiences­ – from the guy who wrote the book on it. Continue reading

By Ann Gynn published December 21, 2017

CCO Opens the Idea Garage for Inspiring B2B and B2C Content Marketing Examples

B2B and B2C brands delight their audiences with relevant, entertaining, or unique content opportunities, from Instagram to YouTube to media partnerships. Get inspired by 15 brands doing just that as shared in CCO’s Idea Garage in 2017. Continue reading

By Jodi Harris published November 23, 2017

How Inspiring Brands Give Thanks on Social Media

Isn’t it time you thanked those who make your business successes possible? From grand gestures of goodwill to simple social shout-outs, here are just a few of the ways you can use content to show gratitude to your audience. Continue reading

By Kristin Twiford published October 4, 2017

16 Visual Storytelling Tips to Give Your Content Marketing a Boost

The numbers are staggering – marketers are investing heavily in visual content. How do you produce visual content and use it to catch your audience’s attention? Pick one or more of these 16 tips for your content marketing team to try. Continue reading

By Marcia Riefer Johnston published August 3, 2017

Want Content That’s More Usable & Reusable? Chunk It

How do you provide the most usable – and most reusable – content possible? Create your content in chunks – think of them as components or modules – according to the types of information you want to convey. Continue reading