Content Marketing Tips: How to Attract Your Audience

B2B PR Sense

B2B content marketing has become the white bread of content marketing. It's on every B2B marketer's menu and unfortunately a lot of it is as exciting as white bread. Simply content without a strategy it isn't a solid part of B2B marketing strategies.

Industrial Content Marketing Fails to Engage with Target Audience

Industrial Marketing Today

Industrial content marketing used by manufacturers, distributors and engineering companies is failing to engage the target audience – engineers, technical professionals and industrial buyers. This is only a content summary.

Content marketing personalization: know your audience

Biznology

Last month, we talked about personalizing your content marketing by presenting your content with a consistent – and human – voice. Knowing what interests your audience means knowing your audience, so let’s take a look at painting a more personal picture of them.

7 Steps to Create B2B Content That Your Audience Craves

Webbiquity

Consumer (B2C) content marketing is often viewed as “sexier” than B2B. After all, it’s easier to infuse content with personality, to tell stories, infuse emotion, and create engagement when promoting consumer brands—isn’t it? B2B audiences want data.

7 Key Insights from the "How B2B Marketing is Changing" Report

Speaker: Tom Pick, Independent B2B Digital Marketing Consultant

What are the top priorities, challenges, and trends in B2B marketing as we head into the final stretch of 2018? We conducted in-depth interviews with senior B2B technology marketers to find out. But doing it effectively to optimize results is also the top challenge marketers face.

The Importance of Content Marketing

Modern Marketing

Each year, marketing trends lists tout the ongoing trend of content marketing. It can be written content, visual content, or video content. But, it’s all about providing the audience with the most relevant, valuable content for them.

Industrial Content Marketing that Engages Engineers

Industrial Marketing Today

When it comes to effective industrial content marketing, you’ve probably heard the phrase, “One-size-fits-all content” just doesn’t cut it. This is only a content summary. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.].

What Is Content Marketing Development?

KoMarketing Associates

As a content marketer, I look forward to this time of year. This past year, I’ve had the opportunity to work on a number of content advisory programs, where our team is making recommendations for our clients’ content marketing teams – and then they execute.

How Can Media Companies Use Content Marketing Strategies To Build Their Audience?

ScribbleLive

Most of my writing and speaking around content marketing and journalism is kind of one-way and focuses around: How journalists can make the jump to content marketing. How corporate content marketing teams can use journalistic tactics to improve their storytelling.

How to save your content marketing strategy from self-destruction

Tomorrow People

Brands are jumping on content marketing as a cash cow — but the yield will be poor unless you can stand out from the herd. Don’t kill your content marketing with mediocrity. Content marketing has gone from organic farm to industrial ranch. Know your audience.

How B2B Marketing is Changing in 2018

1How B2B Marketing. from SMB Marketing Leaders Brought to you by 2Introduction This study examined priorities, challenges, and trends for B2B marketers. The top priorities for B2B marketers this year are generating more high-quality leads and. Because content.

The real value of engaging your audience in content marketing

Biznology

This has been the case to some extent for as long as there has been marketing. Today, that idea has spread to just about every market, B2B as well as B2C. Which is why engaging your audience is critical to you marketing success. Consumers crave authenticity.

5 Practical Content Marketing Tactics to Educate & Inform Your B2B Audience

KoMarketing Associates

Now comes the part where I’ll draw a parallel between Cinco de Mayo and content marketing…. Content Marketing Institute defines content marketing as “non-interruption” marketing. And isn’t that the business every content marketer is in?

You Educated Your Audience with B2B Content: What’s Next?

KoMarketing Associates

More times than not, when a client comes to us looking for help with their B2B content marketing strategy , we notice the strategy itself is either very new, or it exists with a lack of focus (both SEO and target audiences). Repurpose and Bundle Existing Content.

The Wikipedia test for content marketing

Biznology

Good content marketing educates the customer. To see the difference between “marketing fluff” and clear expository copywriting, compare a marketing web page to Wikipedia. The target audience, apparently, was people who already understood the product.

What is Content Marketing?

Marketing Insider Group

Content marketing is a strategic marketing and business process focused on creating and distributing valuable, relevant and consistent content to attract and retain a clearly defined audience, and ultimately, to drive profitable customer action. Content Marketing

Survey: Facebook Reigns Supreme Among Marketers’ Target Audiences

KoMarketing Associates

There are several social media networks out there that marketers can use to resonate with their target audience. However, new research shows that Facebook still reigns supreme among customers, and images continue to be a popular type of content across all social media platforms.

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How to Speak the Same Language as Your Marketing Audience

Act-On

Do you know anything about your marketing audience – such as the big issues in their industry, trends that might affect them, or the role they play in their own companies? You can also use it in your marketing efforts. This isn’t a task for just digital marketers, however.

5 Content Marketing Hacks To Attract A Property Investor Audience

Marketing Insider Group

Content marketing is a modern marketing technique enabled by the web which everyone is talking about. If you’ve never heard the phrase, content marketing is the act of creating valuable free content with the aim of drawing in new customers. Content Marketin

3 Content Marketing Research Tactics to Grow Your Audience Understanding

Content Standard

Every marketer understands it’s important to know your audience, and there are excellent marketing analytics tools that can offer you deep strategic insights into your content marketing performance across your brand’s digital channels.

How to Do B2B Content Marketing That Doesn't Suck

B2B PR Sense

" B2B content marketing is so easy, anyone can do it." And I can't help but shake my head at the notion.Yeah, sure, anybody can write a blog, but that doesn't mean it's going to have an audience. It takes a lot more than basic writing skills to create successful B2B content.

3 Storytelling Techniques to Improve Your B2B Content Marketing

KoMarketing Associates

As a B2B content marketer, you may think that best practices for writing a fiction novel don’t exactly translate to your post about SaaS solutions. But, there are a few techniques we can apply to create content that engages our audience and leaves a lasting impression.

Making Industrial Content Marketing Engaging for Engineers and Industrial Buyers

Industrial Marketing Today

Industrial content marketing is facing a big challenge because manufacturers are struggling to make it more engaging for their target audience. This is only a content summary. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.].

Time To Define Your Internal Content Marketing Strategy

Marketing Insider Group

Your content marketing strategy most likely focuses on your external audience – your customers or followers. However, there is another group of people who can be reached with content marketing that you probably haven’t considered […]. Content Marketing

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Content Marketing Strategy: Five Essential Elements Based on 24 Stats

Webbiquity

Though content marketing is now a near-universal practice, success is uneven, as many organizations are still finding their footing. According to the Twitter for Business blog , 91% percent of B2B marketers are doing content marketing. Why do content marketing?

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Influencers: the key to content marketing

Biznology

I recently had the pleasure of participating in a B2B digital marketing forum hosted by The Conference Board and led by Mike Moran and Tim Peter. The lively discussion covered a lot of ground, reflecting the needs of marketing executives striving to do digital well.

8 Content Marketing Trends That Will Fire Up Your Strategy

B2B PR Sense

Has your content marketing strategy been on the decline, figuratively dwindling to embers? We've collected content marketing trends designed to blow new life into your strategy and rekindle it into the roaring blaze it once was. Email Effectively Nurtures Audiences.

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27 Actionable Content Marketing Tips [Infographic]

Webbiquity

Marketers are now spending, on average, 25% of their overall budgets on content marketing. But only 21% of B2B content marketers are successful at tracking ROI. So, as a content marketer, you need ensure that your content is producing results—and that you can provide the data to prove it. To help you achieve those objectives, here’s an engaging infographic showcasing top actionable content marketing tips for today’s marketers.

Emotion and Empathy: The Storytelling Keys to Content Marketing

Modern Marketing

How does this relate to marketing. Well, storytelling is the very essence of content marketing. Storytelling helps content marketers: Sell or market. Marketing is a conversation, and conversations almost always include storytelling.

The limits of content marketing

Biznology

As you’ve no doubt guessed, I’m a huge fan of content marketing. But unless you’re a content marketing “fanboy” who’s blind to reality, you have to recognize the practice’s limitations. Content Marketing Limitations to Overcome. Content Overload.

What Is Content Marketing Development?

KoMarketing Associates

As a content marketer, I look forward to this time of year. This past year, I’ve had the opportunity to work on a number of content advisory programs, where our team is making recommendations for our clients’ content marketing teams – and then they execute. Among other things, what it’s taught me is that content marketing development looks different for every organization and there’s no set blueprint for getting the job done right.

Your content marketing must sell solutions, not stuff

Biznology

Said in another way, to be successful today, marketing has to be bigger than your products and services. It has to focus on solving the problems your target audience is facing. Their problem, their position, their market.

Content Marketing Trends and Stats for 2018 [Infographic]

Webbiquity

Content is, always has been, and will continue to be the basis of any kind of marketing. But content marketing is constantly evolving, and today isn’t what it was back in 2010 when we were deluged with content pollution on the Internet.

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How Live Events Boost Your Content Marketing Strategy

Marketing Insider Group

Imagine the impact on your business if you were able to meet with your target audience in person, develop real life connections, and as a result propel your content marketing strategy. Event Marketing Content Marketing content marketing strategy event marketing live events

How to Understand Your B2B Audience Better

KoMarketing Associates

In content marketing, there’s a similar mantra: “audience, audience, audience.”. If you can create content that both fits the needs of your audience, and meets your business goals at the same time, you will have hit the sweet spot of content marketing. But if you don’t understand your audience and don’t target your content for them, you might as well do broadcast advertising. Benefits of understanding your audience.

Insights Into the World of Content Marketing

B2B Lead Generation

Last week, Content Marketing Institute and MarketingProfs released their annual B2B Content Marketing Study that dives into the practices and habits of B2B content marketers in North America. Content marketing is a key component of any customer experience strategy and while the overwhelming majority of B2B organizations are producing content, the study shows that successful execution may still be elusive.

5 Ways to Connect with Your Audience on an Emotional Level

Marketing Insider Group

The level of competition in B2B marketing is high. It is essential for marketers to develop strategies that make their products and services stand out, and in turn generate quality business leads. Content Marketing

10 Infographics to Inform Your 2018 B2B Content Marketing Strategy

KoMarketing Associates

It can be argued that content marketing is the most important digital marketing strategy available today. Without new and fresh content, it’s almost impossible to achieve the results you’re striving for. Recent data from the Content Marketing Institute backs up this claim, as 91 percent of respondents to the “2018 Benchmarks, Budgets, and Trends” report say they use content marketing. The History of Content Marketing.

How to Use Data in B2B Content Marketing

KoMarketing Associates

Data and content: often these two seem to butt heads, mostly because at their core, they are very different. Data without content makes the data not actionable and storytelling in content marketing without data makes it directionless.

Your Audience Called. They Say You’re Fired.

Act-On

Here’s how Joe Pulizzi frames this idea for content marketers, specifically “ content marketing non-believers ”: “Your customers don’t care about you, your products, your services…they care about themselves, their wants and their needs. Our audiences aren’t captive.