The Best Content Marketing Examples

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Last year we published 99 Amazing Content Marketing Examples. But if you are you looking for the best content marketing examples you’ve come to the right […]. The post The Best Content Marketing Examples appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

Content Marketing 2017: Top 200 Global Influencers

Onalytica B2B

With Content Marketing World 2017 happening this week in Cleveland, Ohio we analyzed the social and blog conversations around ‘Content Marketing’ from January 2017 to look at the most hotly debated topics and who the key influencers are. HOT TOPICS IN CONTENT MARKETING.

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The uncomfortable state of content marketing metrics

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In a post titled Content Marketing – It’s About to Get Weird , my friend Joe Pulizzi revealed disappointing findings from an annual research survey. Fixing the content marketing problem. What is creating disillusionment in content marketing?

7 Tips for Building Trust with Your Content Marketing

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The post 7 Tips for Building Trust with Your Content Marketing appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Content MarketingTrust is the glue that binds together any relationship. This includes the all-important brand-customer bond. When consumers trust your brand, they will feel more confident in your products and services. Your odds of lead conversion and customer retention go from the toss of a die to the flip of a coin. A study done by […].

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A Content Formula for Complex B2B Organizations

Content Marketing is essential for anyone who wants continued success and growth

5 Painful Truths Damaging Your Content Marketing Strategy

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But you have to do when it comes to your content marketing strategy. The post 5 Painful Truths Damaging Your Content Marketing Strategy appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Content Marketing content marketing strategy content strategy

The Psychology of Colors in Content Marketing

B2B Marketing Insider

Design plays an important part in content marketing. In turn, sites that rely on content marketing tactics like blogging need to use images to help break up the text and give their readers’ eyes a break. […]. Content 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.

7 Reasons Your Content Marketing Strategy Lacks Content and Strategy

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Not getting the impact you expected from your content marketing efforts? Either content marketing just doesn’t work (not likely considering it’s a $44 billion dollar industry ) or you’re missing part of the magic formula. Content Marketing

8 Top Content Marketing Questions Answered

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What does a good content marketing strategy look like? Why is content marketing king? Whether you are new to the riveting world of content or are a self-ascribed expert (i.e. content addict), there is always more to learn. The post 8 Top Content Marketing Questions Answered appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Content MarketingHow do you get it right, measure it, improve it?

The Future of Content Marketing Isn’t Content Marketing

Contently

Let’s talk about the content marketing industry’s favorite chart. It pops up in about 75 percent of all content marketing talks, showing the explosive growth in searches for “content marketing” this decade. A Content Transformation.

The Telltale 8% Drop In Content Marketing Effectiveness

Tony Zambito

The annual Content Marketing Institute and MarketingProfs B2B Content Marketing Benchmark Study 2016 is quite startling. Recent surveys, from the likes of Forrester and SiriusDecisions , indicate the sentiment is nearly 70% or more of buyers outright reject content.

4 Ways to Boost Content Marketing with Automation

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Great content requires talent and skill to pull off; it requires a human touch, with a dash of artistry and a hefty serving of creative know-how. To put it simply, content is not something you can automate. Content Marketing

20 Extraordinary Content Marketing Insights

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In fact, you will probably receive far more than 20 incredible insights from our Marketing Companion conversation with BuzzSumo founder Steve Rayson. Arguably, Steve Rayson analyzes more content than any other person in the world — billions of pieces in all. By Mark Schaefer.

Industrial Content Marketing: Product Centric vs. Customer Centric Content

Industrial Marketing Today

Recently, I had an interesting conversation about industrial content marketing with the President and the Marketing Manager of a manufacturing company. of developing a content marketing strategy. This is only a content summary.

6 Inspiring Content Marketing Examples from an Uninspiring Industry

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Content marketing at its best will draw you in without you even realizing what hit you. Nowhere is the power of good content more apparent than in the unsexiest of industries – finance. When marketers can […]. The post 6 Inspiring Content Marketing Examples from an Uninspiring Industry appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Content Marketing

Which Content Marketing Metrics Matter?

B2B Marketing Insider

’ The update on metrics by Facebook showed erroneous measurements of how people interacted with content on the platform. The post Which Content Marketing Metrics Matter? appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Content Marketing analytics customer

Infusing SEO Into Your Content Marketing Strategy

B2B Marketing Insider

Most search marketers would agree that content marketing is an essential cog in the wheel of SEO. Exceptional content that delivers value and purpose can earn links naturally, fueling a website’s authority and overall ranking potential.

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20 Experts Provide Their Content Marketing Predictions For 2016

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Last week I ran my own content marketing prediction : A Correction In The Advertising Market. The leading marketing trend of 2016 will be the maturing of the age of ad blocking. I think we’ll see a massive correction in the advertising market. Content Marketing

The five great questions of content marketing

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I recently attended a conference where marketers wrote about their single biggest challenges. These five content-related posts stood out as the great questions representing the minds of the conference attendees: 1. We can create ‘great’ content, but how do we guarantee it is seen?

What Exactly Is a Content Marketing Strategy?

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Success in content marketing demands a well-planned, documented strategy. Having a general vision of what you want your content marketing to do, along with what types of content and tactics you’re going to use, isn’t a strategy. The post What Exactly Is a Content Marketing Strategy? appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Content MarketingIdentify what success looks like and then map out your journey to get there.

Does every business need content marketing? A reality check.

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Does every business need content marketing? Sometimes in tough competitive situations you survive to the next year by cutting a penny per unit on a long-term contract instead of investing in epic content. Content marketing is one weapon in an arsenal.

Personalization Is The Future Of Content Marketing

B2B Marketing Insider

Almost every marketer is creating and sharing new content about their brand every day. A good content strategy with an effective distribution plan no longer guarantees that your content will get seen by your target audience. Content Marketing

Is Your Content Marketing Aligned with Your Buyer Journey?

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The majority of marketers are dead-set on producing more content to enhance their efforts across the board. Businesses frequently come to us for advice when their in-house content marketing strategy isn’t quite yielding the desired ROI. All too often, the … Continue reading "Is Your Content Marketing Aligned with Your Buyer Journey?". The post Is Your Content Marketing Aligned with Your Buyer Journey? Content Marketing

5 Trends That Will Shape Content Marketing in 2017

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Content marketing isn’t just a sideshow anymore. More and bigger companies are relying on it as one of their main marketing forms. No longer is content marketing something a handful of companies do.

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Industrial Content Marketing’s Role in Sales

Industrial Marketing Today

You’ve probably read all the buzz surrounding industrial content marketing. Here’s a reality check—only […] The post Industrial Content Marketing’s Role in Sales by Achinta Mitra appeared first on Industrial Marketing Today. This is only a content summary.

Case study: Small business content marketing success

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After researching the market, we realized that pet sitting was a service that other pet owners just like us wanted and needed. Most of this growth is attributed to our content marketing strategy. Small Business Content Marketing. Share Your Content.

A new process to quantify content marketing success

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“MEASUREMENT” is the number one challenge for almost any marketer today. This post explains an exciting new opportunity for content marketing measurement. Just a few years ago, Internet content was a novelty, and consumers spent endless hours discovering new sites.

Use This Agenda For Your 2016 Content Marketing Plan

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As social media becomes less shiny, many of our clients are realizing that social media success relies on having a content marketing plan. The Content Marketing Plan (Agenda). Content Inventory & Audit. Content Gaps. Content Calendar.

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Why 78 % of Marketers Struggle with Content Marketing ROI

Act-On

Content marketing has traveled light years since its inception. In fact, the most effective content marketers report allocating 46 percent of their budgets to this type of marketing. Yet, many marketers are still struggling with something very important.

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Visually + ScribbleLiveThe Future of Content Marketing

ScribbleLive

As traditional, interruption-based advertising becomes less effective, marketers are under increased pressure to create engaging, high-quality content that stands out from the competition. But creating great content is only part of the marketing puzzle. Content Marketing

Content Marketing Without a Blog – Is It Possible?

B2B Marketing Insider

There is an entire world of content out there beyond blogs. It’s true, they are one of the most widely used forms of content. 4 out of 5 brands use blogs as part of their marketing strategy. They’re cited as the most effective type of content for lead generation – the number one concern of B2B marketers […]. The post Content Marketing Without a Blog – Is It Possible? appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Content Marketing

34 Compelling Content Marketing Stats and Facts

Webbiquity

Content marketing is now ubiquitous, with 93% of all marketers saying they do content marketing (it’s not clear what the other 7% are doing). Sales are a top goal of content marketing—but website traffic is the most common metric used to measure success.

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B2B Content Marketing: Will Video Kill eBooks?

B2B Lead Generation Blog

“With the rise of content marketing, a lot of businesses get stuck in the eBook rut,” saysLinda West ( @ misslindawest ), Director of Digital Marketing at Act-On Software , a rapidly growing company that makes a marketing automation Software as a Service (SaaS).

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22 Tantalizing Content Marketing Stats and Facts

Webbiquity

With the near-universal embrace of content marketing— 93% of B2B marketers are using content marketing , and B2C marketers are close behind—the amount of brand content being produced has exploded. 8 Stats About Content Marketing Use and Trends.

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7 Content Marketing Mistakes Costing You Time and Money

Act-On

Content marketing is getting harder. Ironically, it’s because of the content itself. There’s just a crazy amount of content available right now. 76% of B2B marketers and 77% of B2C marketers plan to create more content this year than they did last year.

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25 Content Marketing Stats to Guide Your 2017 Strategy

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And as the content marketing landscape continues to rapidly evolve, it makes sense to look to research to identify trends and patterns that can help guide your strategy. The post 25 Content Marketing Stats to Guide Your 2017 Strategy appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

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25 Content Marketing Tools To Jumpstart Your Content Marketing Strategy

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Creating and finding good, relevant content to share with your target audience is hard work. But thankfully there are lots of great time-saving content marketing tools out there to make this process easier for you. Content Marketing

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Content shock re-visited, the content marketing myths and realities

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They realize that producing content is a great way to increase awareness for their agendas and brands. Perhaps they’ve read my book The Content Code , which articulates this very strategy. In any event, the cost of producing this content is going to go up, up, up.

A solution to the content marketing measurement puzzle

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Here is a common question I hear from many of my clients and students: My boss is looking at the leads we generated on advertising versus social media or content marketing and is questioning why he is putting money into content instead of doubling down on ads.