By Mike Murray published May 3, 2017

34+ Link-Building Tips, Tools, and Examples for SEO and Website Traffic

If you care about content marketing and SEO, you can’t ignore link building. Unfortunately, it involves considerable time, patience, and disappointments. What’s the upside? Backlinks are among top three ranking factors. Continue reading

By Robert Katai published April 30, 2017

5 Important Visual Lessons From Designers for Content Marketers

You can’t speak proficiently about visuals for your content marketing if you don’t talk with the people who create them – the designers. Now, expert designers share the five tips every marketer should know about visual content. Continue reading

By Alex Jasin published April 28, 2017

6 Quick-and-Dirty Ways to Beat Writer’s Block

Instead of battling your writer’s block by publishing less, combat it by using these six valuable inspiration sources that will help you deliver relevant content to your audience. Continue reading

By Daniel Knowlton published April 23, 2017

A Proven Process to Curate Content and Publish a Roundup of Industry Influencers

Have you tried putting together a list of top industry influencers? Curating and publishing this list can create a lot of exposure for your blog. This tutorial will walk you through the process. Continue reading

By Sean Van Guilder published April 21, 2017

5 Modern SEO Best Practices for Getting Found

How should you incorporate the best SEO practices so your content drives users to your site? Follow these five best practices to incorporate today’s SEO principles into your content marketing. Continue reading

By Sujan Patel published April 19, 2017

4 Metrics to Track Impact of Content Marketing on Brand Awareness

If you want to measure the impact of your content marketing on brand awareness, first think about the type of content. Next, think about the most helpful metrics and tools – start with these four measurement areas Continue reading

By Jodi Harris published April 18, 2017

Strengthen Your SEO Strategy for 2017

Don’t just sit back and wait for Google to pass judgment on whether your content belongs on the first page of a SERP. Take these SEO actions to boost its value in the eyes of the bots – and your target audience. Continue reading

By Aman Thakur published April 16, 2017

6 How-To Strategies for Content Promotion

Publishing your content doesn’t follow Newton’s third law of motion. It turns out you need to spend much more time in promoting your work than on creating it. Here are six step-by-step content promotion strategies to help. Continue reading

By Paul Roetzer published April 13, 2017

Cognitive Content Marketing: The Path to a More (Artificially) Intelligent Future

How much time does your team spend discovering keywords; planning, personalizing, and automating content; and more?  Imagine if a machine performed the majority of the activities and a marketer’s role was to enhance rather than create. Continue reading

By Marcia Riefer Johnston published April 6, 2017

The Challenges Facing Tomorrow’s Marketer: 3 Biggest Themes From Intelligent Content Conference

Zoom out to identify three main challenges that emerged at the Intelligent Content Conference. These are the things that you, tomorrow’s marketer, need to do to take your career and our profession to the next level. Continue reading