By Clare McDermott published March 26, 2020

16 Apps and Tools to Keep You Productive and Sane

Her workload felt out of control. The goal? Find worthwhile shortcuts and workarounds, and make life simpler. Here are the 16 tools she tested on her successful journey. Continue reading

By Ann Gynn published March 23, 2020

Get an A for Accuracy With This Fact-Checking Content Checklist

Let’s make this simple. Factually wrong content is bad. Accuracy is a necessity for trust from your audience. Welcome to the content creators’ and editors’ fact-checking checklist. Continue reading

By Mike Murray published March 19, 2020

Rise Up in Google SERPs With the Right SEO Website Content

Zero-click searches, sponsored listings, featured snippets, and more. With all that happening on Google, how can your content battle search engine results pages? Put on these SEO boxing gloves. Continue reading

By Ann Gynn published March 12, 2020

Successful Ghostwriting Demands Collaboration, Not Magic

Ghostwriters are like introverted ventriloquists, but they can’t hide behind the scenes. And credited authors can’t put their name to content that just magically appears. Both have a role in the collaboration. Continue reading

By Julia McCoy published March 10, 2020

5 Ways to Create the Most Valuable Content for Your Audience

For consumers to view your content as trustworthy and engaging, it must be valuable and reliable. How do you do that? Let’s explore. Continue reading

By Chad Newell published March 5, 2020

5 Alternatives to Make Stock Photography a Last Resort

How do you produce more high-quality, on-brand visual content in a timely and budget friendly way? You need to get agile about your tooling. Here are six pipelines that can fill your brand’s image pool. Continue reading

By Ann Gynn published March 3, 2020

You Can Write Faster With This Guide

You’re facing deadlines. You have multiple pieces to write. Maybe you’re just sick of the assignment taking so long. How can you write faster and still do it well? Here’s some help. Continue reading

By Fatmir Hyseni published March 2, 2020

How to Visualize Data With Google Data Studio

You’re familiar with Google Docs and Sheets, but have you used Google Data Studio? The free tool lets you turn data into eye-catching visuals and easy-to-read reports. Learn how to use it and your audiences will thank you. Continue reading

By Aleh Barysevich published February 25, 2020

7 Free Keyword Research Tools for Content Marketers

Can we finally take it easy on keywords? Not really. Analyzing keywords offers ideas for content that’s relevant to searchers and shows gaps your content could fill. Here are seven free SEO tools to help. Continue reading

By Mike Murray published February 12, 2020

How to Use SEO to Boost Branded Keyword Rankings on Google

Don’t be deceived by the low-hanging SEO fruit for branded keywords. Follow a deliberate plan of attack for those more difficult branded keyword SEO opportunities to gain even higher rankings and receive more search traffic. Continue reading

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