Lewis DVorkin: Content Marketing or Advertorial?

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So when DVorkin talks about integrating his advertisers’ content-marketing efforts into the Forbes brand, I worry that he’s really talking about advertorial. AdVoice, he says, is “a fully transparent way for marketers to publish and curate content on Forbes.com and in our magazine.”. Related posts: Content’s Evil Twin: Advertorial. Is Lewis DVorkin a visionary or a sell-out? I can never quite make up my mind.

Lewis DVorkin: Content Marketing or Advertorial?

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So when DVorkin talks about integrating his advertisers’ content-marketing efforts into the Forbes brand, I worry that he’s really talking about advertorial. AdVoice, he says, is “a fully transparent way for marketers to publish and curate content on Forbes.com and in our magazine.”. Related posts: Content’s Evil Twin: Advertorial. Is Lewis DVorkin a visionary or a sell-out? I can never quite make up my mind.


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What Brands Need to Know Before Starting a Content Marketing Campaign


Remember the Advertorial? You can think of the humble advertorial that appeared in magazines and newspapers (back in the day when people actually read magazines and newspapers) as the forerunner of today’s “sponsored content.” If you looked hard enough, you’d see some kind of disclaimer that the content was produced by that nation’s economic development office and not by the magazine.

3 Ways You Can Leverage Content Marketing in Your Sales Automation


The roots of content marketing have been around since before the Internet – with what is now called the “advertorial.” That is when a company writes an article and pays to place it in a newspaper or magazine. Content marketing as it is typically used today is the Internet version of the advertorial. However, it may or may not be a paid article placed in an online newspaper or magazine.

This Is What Content Marketing Looked Like in the 1800s


The Furrow, John Deere’s magazine for farmers, has been in print since 1895. A few years ago, we published an article about the esteemed magazine, looking at how it’s managed to stay relevant in print even as digital outlets started to dominate. According to Neil Dahlstrom, John Deere’s manager of corporate history, the publication was a pure advertorial in its earliest days. ” The magazine, as a whole, is amazing to dig into. (I

Infographic: A Brief History of Content Marketing


In 1895, John Deere published the first issue of The Furrow , an agricultural magazine that published print advertorials. The Furrow is still in print today, making it not only the pioneer example of content marketing, but the longest running branded magazine in publication. Whether you’re writing an agricultural magazine or starting a branded podcast, telling the best stories will give your brand a place in history.

Advice From Women Writers on How They Built Their Freelance Empires


Like most budding wordsmiths who grow up paging through magazines, I used to dream of being at the top of a masthead. Freelance journalist and health coach Locke Hughes started writing for her alumni magazine and some local publications while attending the University of Virginia. Finally she landed what she called her dream job: an assistant editor gig at Woman’s Day magazine. I suddenly found myself writing press releases , copy for advertorials, proposals and more.

What Is Earned Media?


My favorite, of course, is when a magazine or newspaper includes an article about you or your business.” — Jacquie Jordan , two-time Emmy nominated TV producer and three-time author. What is earned media?

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Content Marketing is Nothing New


Perhaps you read the newspaper in the morning, flipped through a magazine on your commute and watched the evening news after work. Why the change from content that’s sales-y and advertorial in nature to more subtle, value-add efforts? The need for quality content isn’t new, just the label is. Content marketing is one of marketing’s biggest, newest buzzwords, but what it actually stands for isn’t all that new.

3 Ways Brands Can Make Native Advertising More Effective in 2017


Although native advertising has an ancestor in the advertorials that ran decades ago in print magazines, the current ads that appear on publisher sites have a unique format. When it comes to digital advertising, a “big four” have emerged: social ads, display ads, video ads, and native advertising. According to a Salesforce survey of 4,000 marketers, native advertising is currently the third-most popular tactic, tied with video.

19 New Featured Sources on the B2B Marketing Zone


Writing on the Web ( Ning Advertorial Business Blogging Online Marketing Linkedin Landing Page ). B2B Memes ( Advertorial Ethics Publisher Magazine Intent Advertising Media Article ). Content’s Evil Twin: Advertorial , Wednesday, July 14, 2010. The B2B Marketing Zone has really taken off over the past few months with the recent addition of numerous great bloggers. For those not familiar with it, the B2B Marketing Zone (a.k.a.

Content Marketing Tools Series #4 Outbrain

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Outbrain promotes almost all types of content - videos, advertorial, corporate blog posts, positive product reviews and conversations about your brand. Slate : An Online magazine of news, politics, and culture. Brainshark: Online and Mobile Video Presentation Tool. Normal. 2012-03-27T06:01:00Z. 2012-03-27T06:01:00Z. personal. 10.2625. Clean. Clean. MicrosoftInternetExplorer4. classid="clsid:38481807-CA0E-42D2-BF39-B33AF135CC4D" id=ieooui>. Content Marketing Tools Series #4 Outbrain.

Can Focusing on Content Marketing Help the ASJA Survive?


Appropriately, the story ran in the latest issue of ASJA Magazine—the organization’s print publication that was upgraded during his watch. It was founded as the New York-centric Society of Magazine Writers in 1948. My magazine editorial staff experience didn’t count (it would now), and I only could submit print clips because digital was seen as a black sheep (clearly no longer the case). This article originally appeared on our sister site, The Freelancer. “We

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How B2B Content Syndication Helps You Grow Quality Leads


Some mainstream media sites republish content on their pages for a fee, much like advertorials in their traditional magazine and newspaper counterparts. Content syndication is a powerful B2B lead generation tool and recognizing its value puts you halfway through the marketing journey.

Where Do Business Goals Fit in a Storified Content Strategy?

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Getty Images’ business-focused imprint, Curve , acknowledged as much: “Intelligence marketing, thought leadership, advertorials, infomercials…all these classic marketing formats were developed to meet business goals.” ” TV ads are content, as are newspaper and magazine ads. Creating effective online content is often a two-sided struggle. On one side, we have a content strategist who has just been given a budget for creating a branded content program.

A Lesson from Demand Media: Embrace Your Commodity Content

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B2B magazines probably have a higher percentage of commodity content than other types of publications. Such content takes many forms, including parboiled press releases, buyers guide listings, rewritten product sheets, and even the dreaded advertorial. Editors of trade publications are confirmed believers in the preeminence of high-quality content. In their minds, everything in their publications is or should be outstanding.

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15 B2B case studies show how content marketing drives ROI


The content marketing mix included: advertorials, display ads, email, direct mail, and a campaign website. XEROX : Created a targeted “Get Optimistic” campaign to connect with 30 top accounts and partnered with Forbes to create a magazine that offered relevant business tips. 70% of content marketers are creating more content than they did a year ago (source: Content Marketing Institute ). 35% say they have a documented content strategy (source: Content Marketing Institute).

Measure the ROI of Digital Advertising Beyond Revenue Impact


Also known as an “advertorial,” this type of advertisement provides useful information to readers in a format that resembles non-paid articles on the website. Native advertising can be found in hard copies and online newspapers and magazines, but it’s also seen on social media sites such as Facebook.

Four Reasons to Keep Branding During a Recession


Fewer banner ads on websites, fewer print ads in magazines, and fewer pieces of direct mail in in-boxes mean that your ads and mailers have much less competition for attention. The trends are clear: as the economic malaise deepens, GDP growth heads into negative territory and unemployment rises, marketers are slamming the brakes on any program that is offline / branding and shifting whatever dollars they have left in their shrinking budgets to online / direct response.

4 Ways to Optimize Facebook Ads to Skyrocket Your Conversions


Most people who use tools for Facebook marketing are able to optimize their advertorial campaigns without much hassle. In Contently’s Summit last year, Time magazine’s Innovation Director, Erik Goeres, summed up the situation with Native Ads perfectly by these words: “Don’t trick them.

Freelance Writers, Don’t Wait to Pivot to Content Marketing


A few decades ago, a handful of assignments in a print magazine could pay rent (or a mortgage) easily. From sponsored content to advertorial content marketing, writers can expand what they are doing to include this new type of marketing as something they are offering,” she adds. If you’ve been wandering around job boards in search of part-time gigs, you’ve likely stumbled across a handful of content marketing opportunities.

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What Is Lead Generation in 2019


Run an advertorial in a magazine, or. Chapter 1. What is Lead Generation? In a nutshell, ?lead lead generation ? refers to the process of identifying potential customers for your business’s products or services. ?. If you’re a sales rep or a founder of a B2B company, you probably already have at least some experience generating leads. But contrary to popular belief, lead generation isn’t just about cold-calling or ? sending out a bunch of emails?.

Blogger outreach is earned media PR, isn’t it?


Anyway, there are loads of mommy bloggers, sports bloggers, gadget bloggers, tech bloggers, and sundry other topics and categories–none of whom are in their top-50–who have decided that they’re not citizen journalists but something more along the lines of the paid circulars in the paper or the “paid advertising” or “advertainment” section of most commercial magazines.

11 Pro Tips for Better Business Blogging

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Cutting corners or half-assing this exercise will do nothing more than lead you to produce advertorial dribble. Always Be Adding Value Absolutely don’t create a advertorial time drain.

ClickInsights: How B2B marketers should forge customer relationships by providing compelling content?

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I spotted a family style magazine at the hair dressers one day, and decided to buy a half page advertorial. ClickInsights is an Expert Interview Series brought to you by Connect the Docs (ClickDocuments blog). In ClickInsights Expert Interview Series we feature top notch industry experts and thought leaders and get their insights, opinions and predictions. We also ask for their suggestions on recommended reading resources to keep abreast with latest trends in their industry.

How to Convert Inefficient Advertising into Highly Efficient Content Engagement [Podcast]


Peyman is a media entrepreneur and a visionary and he has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and he was named in the 2010 who’s who in business publishing by B2B online media business magazine. So you’ve talked, we’ve seen native advertising, advertorials, you know, content marketing. At the beginning of the year, Ton Dobbe, founder of Value Inspiration, invited our CEO and Co-founder, Peyman Nilforoush, as a guest on his podcast.

Should You Pay for Content Distribution?


It’s the same tactic used by Google AdWords—as well as newspapers, magazines, billboards and other types of media we enjoyed in the Stone Age. Sponsored content is similar to what used to be known as “advertorials”—but even less salesy. As content creators, we have no choice but to remain humble because every time we publish an article, it’s one of 2 million blog posts being published on the same day.