Year-end Blog Roundup: Most Popular Blogs of 2018

DiscoverOrg

Here are our most popular blogs of 2018. Our more specific follow-up blog was a hit, too: Keep Calm and GDPR on: How Marketers Can Comply with GDPR. In this blog, our sales development rep with the 60% response rate (!!) 2018, you’ve been good to us.

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The Seven Deadly Sins of Guest Blogging Outreach

Webbiquity

If you’d like to share your brand content on prominent industry blogs, avoid the sins below. Your outreach email seems to suggest you believe that if a particular blog has ever published a guest post from anyone , then you are entitled to be published there as well.

Industrial Blogging – An Underutilized Content Marketing Tactic

Industrial Marketing Today

Industrial blogging is usually not a favorite subject of discussion with my manufacturing and engineering clients. Probably the most common complaint I hear is, “We’ve been blogging for a while but haven’t seen any tangible results (leads, sales opportunities etc.).”

12 Lessons I’ve Learned from Writing 1,000 Blog Posts

Webbiquity

I’m not sure I craft “perfect” blog posts even after writing 1,000 of them—but I’ve certainly learned a few things. For the record: I wrote 440 posts on the Blogger-based WebMarketCentral blog between 2005 and 2010, and have now published 560 posts here on Webbiquity.

How B2B Marketing is Changing in 2018

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Your Business Blog: Guest Blogging Etiquette

Writing on the Web

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KoMarketing Top B2B Digital Marketing Blog Posts From 2018

KoMarketing Associates

As Mike Pickowicz illustrates in this blog post, despite modest growth in LinkedIn ad spend on ads n 2017, and 43 percent of companies still had not utilized the platform. Posts outlining research and statistics, tied to budgeting and planning, tend to do well on our blog over time.

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How to Make Money Blogging

Writing on the Web

Do you know how to make money blogging? Let me ask you this: Are you earning money because of your blog? If so, your blog is a means of indirect sales. As I talked about in my last post , there are two different methods you can earn money blogging: Directly.

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3 Tools to Develop High-Performing B2B Blog Content

KoMarketing Associates

When it comes to content marketing, blogging efforts are often a critical part of a B2B organization’s strategy and lead generation efforts—a point emphasized by the fact that an average of 3 million new blog posts will have been published by the time you’ve gone to bed.

Blogging Strategies for End-of-Year Business Blogs

Writing on the Web

How are you doing on your business blogging strategies for 2015 ? 4 th Quarter Blogging Strategies. This is one of the most overlooked functions of professional websites and blogs, yet it is one of the most financially rewarding.

GDPR & Demand Generation: What Your Team Needs To Know

Speaker: David Crane, Head of Content & Thought Leadership, Integrate

Much of what we’ve seen in B2B marketing publications, martech vendor blogs and from word-of-mouth borders on fear-mongering.

Smart Business Blog Linking: Top 25 Content Marketing Blogs

Writing on the Web

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Story Telling for Blogs

Writing on the Web

Do you use story telling on your blog or website ? In my last two posts I wrote about two ways to inspire your blog writing , going outside and going inside. As I stated, going outside for ideas to blog about is easy, but it’s risky.

How to Write Blog Posts: Awesome Graphic

Writing on the Web

Do you know how to write blog posts so that they actually get read? Some people think blogging is easy : Write it and it will be read. If you’ve ever written a blog post , you know that’s not true, and it’s hard to craft a post people will read.

Blog Content: 4 Ways to Make Your Blog Unique

Writing on the Web

Want to make your blog stand out? Try finding unusual facts and weird blog content. Give your blog a unique look and feel by publishing unusual blog content. With such an abundance of content available on the Internet, how can you make your blog unique?

Our Favorite Articles & Blog Posts of 2017

KoMarketing Associates

Much like our Secret Santa gift exchange, this list of our favorite articles and blog posts from past year has become an annual end-of-year tradition. I constantly find portions, if not all, of the data used as references (and SEO-friendly links) across a range of publications, blogs, and other platforms. In my experience, it is easy to get bogged down in research and rewrites to achieve the perfect blog post. B2B Online Marketing Blog

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10 Ways to Generate More Leads from Your Business Blog

The Point

Here are 10 proven ways to generate more leads from your blog. It’s highly likely that most of your blog traffic will come, not from visitors wandering over from the main corporate site, but through search. On our blog , we use the Indeed Smart PopUp for WordPress.)

5 Traffic-Driving B2B Blog Topic Ideas

KoMarketing Associates

Don’t know what to write about when it comes to your B2B website’s blog? However, there are a few areas that any company is able to cover on their blog. Long, thought leader pieces are the “main attraction” of many blogs.

Top B2B Marketing Blogs: Key Ingredients

ViewPoint

What makes up the perfect B2B marketing blog? First let’s establish that there are marketing blogs—and then there are B2B marketing blogs. B2B Marketing Guest Blogs

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How to Give Yourself Profit-Building Clout with Blog Posts

Marketing Insider Group

The post How to Give Yourself Profit-Building Clout with Blog Posts appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. “I should write a book,” said one exasperated pediatrician whose patients’ after-hours questions kept her up practically all night.

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Better Business Blogs: Correct Those Broken Links

Writing on the Web

Are you keeping your business blog fresh? If you’re like me, and you’ve been blogging for a number of years, chances are some of your links may no longer work. Our blogs would rank high for our keywords, and life would be wonderful.

How to Start a Blog: 7 Steps BEFORE You Blog

Writing on the Web

How do I start a blog ? . I hear it all the time: smart professionals, who are great at what they do, don’t know how to start a business blog , and probably wouldn’t have time to blog even if they did start one. Need help with your blog?

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How to Find Great Blogs for Better Business Blogging

Writing on the Web

Writing quality content is key for your business blog. Never stop focusing on better business blogging. But what about reading great blogs yourself? Why do you need to find great blogs to follow? What kinds of blogs or other Internet publications do you read?

Blogging Tips: Unique Ideas to Boost Your Blog

Writing on the Web

I feel like we hear a lot of the same blogging tips over and over again. While it is definitely useful to know your blogging basics and how to boost readership, how about we change it up a little and offer some ideas on how to boost your blog in ways that you’ve maybe not thought about before?

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5 Ways Blog Analytics Improve Your Business Blog

Writing on the Web

How do you use your blog analytics ? There are many easy-to-use blogging analytics tools out there, but the really successful bloggers know their results and tailor their blogs accordingly. And if you haven’t subscribed to my blog, now would be a perfect time!

9 Easy Ways to Get More Leads from Your B2B Blog

Act-On

Subscribers and shares are great, but let's dig into how you can grab more leads from your blog right now. Here are 9 easy ways to get more leads from your B2B blog. B2B Marketing Content Marketing Lead Generation B2B b2b blog lead generation leads

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Back to Basics: How to Write an Effective Business Blog

Act-On

Today we are going to get back to one of the basic elements of digital content marketing: blog writing. While this medium has been around for nearly two decades, I’m often surprised that clients still have questions about what a blog should include and how it should flow. I want to address some of the most common questions here – specifically as they pertain to business blogs. The beauty of a blog is that it can be about most anything. How long should my blog be?

Eleven Blogs-a-Blogging: ClearVoice’s Top Blog Posts of 2018

ClearVoice

If you kept up with the bevy of brilliant blog posts we published this year, then we’d venture to say you learned a lot. let us introduce you to 11 of this year’s top blog posts. 11 ClearVoice blog posts you loved in 2018 (and we’ll take them as hints for more).

Lead Generation Blogging

Salesfusion

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Blog Writing: 5 Tips to Break a Blogging Rut

Writing on the Web

Business blog writing is tough. No matter how long you’ve been writing on your business blog, sooner or later, you’ll find yourself in a blogging rut. Here are other key reasons blog writing is key for your business: Building an online base of targeted customers.

B2B Marketing Blogs

Salesfusion

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A Checklist for a Good Blog

Writing on the Web

After I got home from our Publishing at Sea cruise, I checked out the good blogs of our amazing group of authors , including those of our experts, like Judith Briles ! Of course, as writers, they all had important things to say on their blogs.

The 4 Step Creative Process for Writing Blogs: (& Happy Birthday to WOW Blog)

Writing on the Web

Do you struggle with the creative process of writing blogs ? Do you cringe when you need to find a topic for your blog? It’s motivation to keep my blog posts fresh and interesting. Keep this list handy – we’ll discuss it in my next blog post.

Top 5 Content Marketing Blog Aggregators

Writing on the Web

Have you created a list of your top 10 blogs? It’s easy, smart and can help your business blog get inbound links. Engage with other blog authors, build relationships. Provide an opportunity for the blogs on your list to link to your blog ( inbound links ).

Does Your Blog Pass the Blink Test? 3 Critical Blog “Must Haves”

Writing on the Web

Does your blog pass the blink test? They won’t stay, they won’t get to know you and they won’t subscribe to your blog. If it doesn’t, you could be spending a lot of your valuable time blogging for nothing. Bad blog design = bad marketing = no new business.

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4 Ideas to Generate Blog Topics

Writing on the Web

How are you doing with your 2015 blog goals ? Are you publishing blog topics that include compelling, relevant content that solves the problems of your readers? Narrow down blog post ideas with Google AdWords Keyword Planner. About Blogs blog content keywords online review SEO

The Scariest Blog: No Personality

Writing on the Web

What’s the scariest blog post you have ever read? For me it’s a blog or website without any personality. If you’re not writing real stories, your content – on your blog, in your newsletter, on your web pages – runs the risk of being boring.

22 Exceptional Business Blogging Guides, Tips & Tactics

Webbiquity

A well-written and consistently updates business blog is a vital core element of a successful content marketing program. As noted below, blogs are among the most effective tools for increasing website traffic, generating leads, and acquiring customers. Six Blogging Strategy Guides.

7 Ways to Create More Interesting Content for Your Blog

Act-On

And one of the most reader-friendly, popular types of content is blog posts. Marketers who produce blog content are landing 67 percent more leads for their organizations than those who don’t. If they are capturing lots of replies, there’s likely enough interest to warrant a blog post.

26 Ways to Promote Your Blog Post (in 2018)

Act-On

Writing a really good blog post is hard; it's almost criminal not to spend the time to promote your blog post so it gets the readership it deserves.