By Ann Smarty published August 12, 2020

8 Tools to Optimize Your Old Content for New Conversions

Great traffic to an article is nice but not if those visitors don’t convert and help you achieve your business goals. Walk through this five-step process and explore eight tools to help your old content deliver better results. Continue reading

By Ann Gynn published August 6, 2020

10+ Buzzwords to Banish From Your Content Marketing Vocabulary

Consider this group therapy for jargon. Check out the overused, misused, poorly used buzzwords that some Content Marketing World presenters are sick of hearing and seeing. Then feel free to vent and add your own in the comments. Continue reading

By Nico Prins published August 5, 2020

How to Use Google Search Console to Drive More Search Traffic

Learn what Google really thinks of your content. Discover the keywords you don’t target but which still help your content show up in search results. Then learn how to maximize those untapped opportunities. Continue reading

By Kim Moutsos published August 4, 2020

Write Smarter and Faster With Tips From These Top 5 Posts

People can’t get enough content creation tips. So we’re going to make it easy for you with six tips from (and links to) the five most popular content creation articles on the CMI site. Continue reading

By Lesley Vos published July 29, 2020

You May be Undermining Your Content Marketing

Content marketers know the positive power of cognitive biases – how systematic and unconscious mental-processing influences people’s decisions. But we don’t think about how our biases can be a disadvantage. Let’s explore. Continue reading

By Ann Gynn published July 9, 2020

15 Mistakes You May Be Making in Your Content Development

When you talk mistakes, are you usually referring to typos, grammatical errors, and misspellings? That granular focus could be your biggest gaffe. Let’s look at 15 of the biggest mistakes in content creation, production, and promotion processes. Continue reading

By Shane Barker published July 8, 2020

Tools to Help Your Content Marketing Team Be Successful

No matter where your team works, the challenge remains – how to work efficiently in individual roles and as a content marketing team. Here’s a list of go-to tools that helps writers and editors work well across time zones.
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By Ann Gynn published July 7, 2020

Can Clickbait Be Used for Good?

Clickbait has a well-deserved bad rap. Yet, attracting an audience and getting it to click to a web page is a goal for many content marketers. Can you create clickbait that gets a good rap? Let’s discuss. Continue reading

By Jodi Harris published June 25, 2020

Create a Content Marketing Strategy in 3 Steps

We can’t offer a magic formula that guarantees content marketing success. But we can help you create the success differentiator – a content marketing strategy. Let this process guide your efforts for that strong foundation. Continue reading

By Sarah Mitchell published June 24, 2020

8 Things to Know Before You Start a Research Project

Sarah Mitchell had analyzed other people’s research. But when she took on the challenge of original research for her company, she discovered it was a lot harder than she anticipated. Now, she shares eight lessons she learned. Continue reading

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