By Carol Hill published January 16, 2020

How to Create 5 Custom Metrics in Google Analytics [Infographic]

Settling for the default analytic metrics deprives you of extremely helpful data. Set up these five custom metrics in Google Analytics to better understand what works best for your readers, viewers, sharers, commenters, and more. Continue reading

By Kimberly Zhang published January 15, 2020

Fix These Big Inefficiencies in Your Content Pipeline

Even with a detailed content production workflow, content marketing waste happens. Why? Explore these five inefficiencies and fixes to help boost effectiveness and ROI. Continue reading

By Kelsey Raymond published January 14, 2020

How to Create a Strategic Editorial Calendar

Don’t think of your editorial calendar as a schedule of content. Make it the implementation plan for your documented content marketing strategy. You can do that by following these seven steps every quarter. Continue reading

By Ann Gynn published January 13, 2020

Curate the Ultimate Content Marketing Library With These 51 Book Picks

You can’t judge a book by its cover. You can judge it based on recommendations of your peers. Browse these 51 picks for improving your content marketing skills, expanding your marketing prowess, and knowing the psychology of it all. Continue reading

By Lilach Bullock published January 6, 2020

6 AI Tools to Help You Get Smarter in Your Content Marketing

Artificial intelligence already plays a role in your content marketing. (Think Google.) Why not be more intentional about using it? Check out these six AI tools to help you be smarter in your content marketing. Continue reading

By Jodi Harris published December 30, 2019

Marketers: Reclaim Your Time With These Productivity Tips, Tools, and Templates

If you thought 2019 was a struggle, you’ll need all the extra bandwidth you can muster for 2020. This collection of tips, checklists, and templates can help you reclaim some lost time and get more accomplished in the new year. Continue reading

By Ann Gynn published December 17, 2019

21 Books in 2019 That Make Great Reads for Content Marketers

Overwhelmed by the many industry-related book releases in 2019? Your fellow content marketers have your back. They’re sharing what they found to be the most helpful and inspiring books that came out this year. Continue reading

By Patti Haus published December 9, 2019

Content Marketing Lessons From 8 of the Most Popular TED Talks

With 2 billion views on YouTube and countless more in real life, TED Talks inspire through technology, entertainment, and design. What do they have to do with content marketing? Follow these eight lessons from some of the best talks. Continue reading

By Bryan Arnott published November 27, 2019

What This Agency Did to Rank Its Blog at the Top of Google (Case Study)

Ranking at the top of Google search results is challenging for every content marketer. This case study from a 2019 Content Marketing Agency of the Year shows how they did it (and you can too). Continue reading

By Julia McCoy published November 25, 2019

The 5 Common Mistakes Every Content Marketer Should Know

Is your brand’s content marketing performance mediocre or worse? Before you investigate a laundry list of reasons, start with these five frequent, overarching mistakes. It could save you time, money, and even customers. Continue reading

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