By Robert Rose published January 27, 2023

2023 Content Marketing: Bring Your Strategy and Ops Into the Not-So-New Century [Rose-Colored Glasses]

It’s happened. As predicted, content marketing is now just marketing. And that means it’s time to  get serious about optimizing the value of ideas, experiences, and products in a marketplace of content. Here’s how.  Continue reading

By Robert Rose published January 25, 2023

B2C Marketers Treat Content Marketing as a Project; That’s a Mistake [New Research]

Today, we released the new B2C Content Marketing Benchmark, Budgets, and Trends – Insights for 2023. Discover the surprising and not-so-surprising results. And get Robert Rose’s big takeaway. Continue reading

By Robert Rose published January 20, 2023

Don’t Limit Audience Data to a Legal Concern or You’ll Miss the Big Opportunities [Rose-Colored Glasses]

For years, data privacy laws and strategies have filled the news cycle. But too many marketers haven’t appreciated the real potential of the first-party data evolution. Robert Rose shares the one industry that gets it right. Continue reading

By Ann Gynn published January 18, 2023

How an Honest Talk With ChatGPT Surprised Even a Veteran Editor

We asked ChatGPT some hard questions about content marketing. And the AI text-creation tool didn’t disappoint. Read on to see what it had to say (and what we said behind its back.) Continue reading

By Robert Rose published January 13, 2023

Web3’s Marketing Value Is Function, Not Form [Rose-Colored Glasses]

A year ago, Robert Rose made this prediction about Web3 technologies: “Anybody who says they have it all figured out is likely wrong. No one knows.” So what does he know now and expect for Web3, NFTs, and the metaverse in 2023? Continue reading

By Robert Rose published January 6, 2023

What’s Your Word for 2023? [Rose-Colored Glasses]

Robert Rose shares a story his grandfather told him every time he was frustrated at work. It will inspire you to find your word for 2023. Continue reading

By Robert Rose published December 16, 2022

ChatGPT: The Future of AI in Content Is in Your Hands [Rose-Colored Glasses]

No one knows how ChatGPT and generative AI might change marketing, but Robert Rose says the technology isn’t ready to write humans out of the equation yet. Instead of worrying about AI taking your job, focus on how it might change it (and you) for the better. Continue reading

By Robert Rose published December 9, 2022

Before Deciding Where Your Content Team Reports, Pay Attention to This [Rose-Colored Glasses]

Before you get deep into where the content team reports or which function handles a content project, recognize that the decision-making process – not the actual decisions – will set you up for success. Robert Rose explains the why and how. Continue reading

By Stephanie Stahl published December 5, 2022

80+ Content Marketing Trends for Success in 2023

Will your content marketing plans weather the changes ahead? More than 80 thought leaders, award winners, and subject matter experts offer their advice and insights on the content trends that will have the most impact on your plans and success in 2023. Find out if you’re adequately prepared (and where to focus if you’re not). Continue reading

By Robert Rose published November 18, 2022

How a Spoonful of Story Helps Even ‘Boring’ Content Go Down [Rose-Colored Glasses]

Mary Poppins had it almost right ¬¬– just find the story and –snap – the content’s job’s a game. Then even the boring tasks you undertake become – well, if not a piece of cake, a more creative endeavor rather than a mundane construction project. Continue reading

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