By Dennis Shiao published January 23, 2023

Forget the Resume – Use Content Marketing To Land a Job

Turn a job loss into a content marketing journey to create a personal brand that helps land your next job. Dennis Shiao tells how he did it and what he wished he knew then and what he knows now. Continue reading

By Jodi Harris published January 19, 2023

5 Essential Elements for a Great Newsletter

Undesirable email newsletters clutter your audience’s inboxes. That’s one reason why newsletters that once worked for you may now sit unread. Revisit your e-newsletter design, tactics, and metrics to emphasize and track these five elements of successful newsletters. Continue reading

By Ann Gynn published January 17, 2023

How a Mentorship Program Can Help Both Mentors and Mentees

Mentoring has short- and long-term benefits for both mentors and mentees. Learn why from both perspectives and how to foster a positive professional mentorship in your own life. Continue reading

By Kim Moutsos published December 22, 2022

5 Content Marketing Articles From 2022 That Deserve Another Look

Most marketers tout the top content performers and scrutinize the biggest duds. But what about the content assets that did OK but didn’t quite get all the love you think they deserve? We found a set of those from CMI – and we’re resharing them to help you in 2023. Continue reading

By Ann Gynn published December 21, 2022

‘Bah, Humbug!’ Why Negative Content Turns In Such Positive Results

Hate is a surprising emotion to use to sell jewelry. But the success of IHateStevenSinger.com shows how a contrarian approach can reinvigorate your content strategy and help you avoid the scourge of sameness plaguing so much content. Try these tips to surprise your audience by doing the opposite of what everyone expects. Continue reading

By Lisa Dougherty published December 20, 2022

10 Content Marketing Articles Readers (Like You) Loved in 2022

Browse this list of the 10 most popular content marketing articles to see if you missed any among the 249 CMI published in 2022. You can read them all in 108 minutes – or take just five minutes to read the first one. Continue reading

By Ann Gynn published December 19, 2022

How a Content Formula Helps You Create Bingeable Series (Proven by Hallmark)

Hallmark holiday movies are variations of the same plot. That familiarity has drawn millions and inspired other networks and streaming services to do the same. Here are seven ways to use that strategy in your content marketing. Continue reading

By Jodi Harris published December 7, 2022

Content Creation Process: Everything You Need To Wow Your Audience

Creating content marketing involves both the art of storytelling and the science of persuading people to act. Use the resources in this guide to craft engaging brand stories that win over your audience and smash your brand’s marketing goals. Continue reading

By Lesley Vos published December 1, 2022

7 Tricks To Smash Writer’s Block, Imposter Syndrome, and Other Content Fears

Writing is hard. It’s even harder in content marketing, due to business goals, deadlines, and other pressures. Never fear – help is here. Follow one or more of these seven tricks to make writing easier. Continue reading

By Jodi Harris published November 23, 2022

Feast on These 9 Content Examples Worthy of Gratitude

We give thanks for great content marketing. Savor these examples from AT&T, Anheuser-Busch, Pepsi, Captain Morgan, and more. They can help your brand do and be better for your audiences. Continue reading

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