By Midori Nediger published April 13, 2021

3 Graphic Design Tips for Non-Designers

Blogs, social media, and websites, oh my. The appetite for visual content seems insatiable – and graphic designers aren’t always available to help. This intro to the design principles of white space, typography, and color will help you make the most of your DIY designs. Continue reading

By Content Marketing Institute Team published April 9, 2021

How to Elevate Brand Stories So They Pack an Emotional Punch [Examples]

Elevate the conversation. You’ve heard this advice on brand storytelling before. But what does it look like in practice? These examples will inspire you to tell stories that matter to your brand – and create an emotional response with your audience. Continue reading

By Content Marketing Institute Team published April 2, 2021

Traffic Soared but Funding Disappeared (Plus Other Content Marketing Surprises of the Week)

A popular brand-funded magazine gets cut. An email error creates an accidental community. And marketers fear they’ve maxed out their audience’s digital attention spans. But the lessons to take from these examples might surprise you. Continue reading

By Kevin George published March 30, 2021

10 Things to Think About When Using Email Marketing

Email consistently ranks as one of the top channels for B2B and B2C marketers. But that doesn’t mean you don’t have to revisit the what, why, and how of email. Here are 10 thoughts from email experts. Continue reading

By Ann Gynn published March 29, 2021

Is April Fools’ Day Worth the Risk for Brands?

April Fools’ Day is a tempting conundrum. Does it provide a good enough reason to break the rules and betray your audience’s trust with fake content, absurd headlines, or fictional products? Let’s give it some serious thought. Continue reading

By Content Marketing Institute Team published March 26, 2021

3 Happy Little Content Marketing Examples (Feat. Bob Ross)

Bob Ross is back thanks to Mountain Dew. Plus, Twitter Marketing pits brand against brand – and marketers learn how shipping containers can predict business health. Continue reading

By Content Marketing Institute Team published March 19, 2021

About That Burger King Tweet … and More Helpful Content Marketing Lessons

This week, Burger King UK gets a lesson in context. A new resource shows marketers their path along the social media maturity roadmap. And an at-a-glance flow chart reveals just how many steps go into producing high-performing content. Continue reading

By Stephanie Stahl published March 16, 2021

Livestreaming Tips Every Content Marketer Needs to Hear From Expert Hosts [Examples]

How many times a day does your phone ding to notify you someone is “live?” As I sat down to write this article, I found myself struggling to resist the siren of six livestream notifications. Data science. Goat farming. Cybersecurity … Continue reading

By Content Marketing Institute Team published March 12, 2021

3 Playful Content Marketing Examples Show Brands Getting Their Game On

Look beyond your content team for inspiration. Involve your at-home co-workers, viewers, and customers in your content creation and delivery to up the fun factor for everyone. These brand examples show how it’s done. Continue reading

By Alina Valyaeva published March 8, 2021

Look This Way: 9 Visual Content Options to Consider

Visuals attract viewers to your content as the research shows. But how do you know which format to pick or how to use it? Read on for nine illustrative examples. Continue reading

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