Why Content Marketing Is Important

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Content marketing is important, not just because it works for building trust, generating leads, and cultivating customer loyalty, but because it has become the new normal from the consumer side. The post Why Content Marketing Is Important appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

27 Amazing Facts about B2B Content Marketing

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Check out these 27 amazing facts about content marketing and how they impact your marketing and your B2B business this year. Content Marketing

Marketing 101: What Is Content Marketing?

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Content marketing, when you peel away all the layers of techniques, trends, and possibilities, is a business opportunity. Unlike other methods, there is something special that makes content marketing stand out as the golden boy of modern marketing.

7 Content Marketing ROI Templates and Tools

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You know measuring the ROI of your content marketing is important. It’s the only way to quantitatively gauge the success and worth of your content. The post 7 Content Marketing ROI Templates and Tools appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

A Content Formula for Complex B2B Organizations

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

27 Actionable Content Marketing Tips [Infographic]

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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.

Integrating Content Marketing Into Your Online Campaigns

KoMarketing Associates

As a content marketer, it’s very common to be pulled in many directions, having to wear multiple hats at once. While the ability to react to current trends and evolving buyer demands is just part of the job, reactionary behavior should not define your content strategy. If you don’t take a step back every now and then, you could spend weeks or months at a time creating content that’s simply meeting the demands of individual branches (sales, PR, social media, etc.)

The limits of content marketing

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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.

Content Marketing Strategy: Five Essential Elements Based on 24 Stats

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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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Top 20 B2B Marketing Charts of 2017

Discover critical data and insights with MarketingCharts' most popular B2B marketing charts of 2017. This deck covers both the buyer’s and seller’s perspective across topics such as lead generation, vendor relationships, and content marketing

How to Build a Killer Content Marketing Team

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Those spellbinding content marketing strategies – the ones that have catapulted startups into industry dominance and made decades-old brands more relevant than ever – they are not the product of a single creative genius. Content Marketing

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How to Use LinkedIn in Your B2B Content Marketing Strategy

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Social media marketing is a core part of B2B content marketing. Utilized by 83 percent of marketers, it’s the most widely used content marketing distribution tactic. By far, it’s LinkedIn for B2B content marketing. Content Marketing

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.

How To Select The Right Content Marketing Agency

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The foundation of a strong content marketing strategy is quality content. You need brilliant content to actually achieve results from your well-thought out strategy. Mediocre content won’t drive engagement. Content Marketing

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Content Marketing Trends and Stats for 2018 [Infographic]

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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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Rebooting your Strategic Content and Communications: A Formula for an Evolved Enterprise

Speaker: Mat Zucker, Partner, Prophet

Content is a B2B brand’s currency to demonstrate relevance and, with emerging channels and interfaces like chat and voice, it’s bringing brands closer to their customers. The engine underneath is training, governance and a modern content and communications organization.

Is Content Marketing Now All About Pay to Play?

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The purist approach to content marketing – where relevancy, quality, and an experience customers want is enough to drive traffic, generate leads, motivate engagement and boost sales conversions – has been, officially, tainted. The post Is Content Marketing Now All About Pay to Play?

“Avengers: Infinity War” and the Secret Weapon Behind Most Content Marketing Success

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The Secret Weapon to Defeat the Content Marketer’s Common Enemies What if I told you that besides the usual content marketing methods you usually hear about, there is a little-known, or little-used, secret weapon that is essential to your success as a content creator or content marketer? The post “Avengers: Infinity War” and the Secret Weapon Behind Most Content Marketing Success appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

The Psychology of Colors in Content Marketing

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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?

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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 to Create a Content Marketing Strategy for Virtual Reality

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Are you thinking about using Virtual Reality in your content marketing? Get powerful tips for a more powerful VR Content Marketing Strategy. Adaptive Marketing Content Marketing Marketing Strategy

5 Efficient Content Marketing Ideas for SMBs

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When small-to-medium sized businesses actualize highly-creative content marketing strategies, many great things can happen. The post 5 Efficient Content Marketing Ideas for SMBs appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

How to Plan Your Content Marketing Calendar

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As the year 2016 winds to a close, it is yet again time to fine-tune or create a unique content marketing plan for your business in the year 2017. Your marketing needs are as real and urgent as those of any multinational, […].

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The Content Marketing Ecosystem [Infographic]

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Content marketing is not going anywhere. At least, that is what data from a recent content marketing study by CopyPress says. The post The Content Marketing Ecosystem [Infographic] appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Content Marketing

3 Tips to Get More Attention with Localized Content Marketing

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There are a lot of SMBs looking for ways to diversify their content marketing strategies. And while many of these businesses look to new subject matter or ways of presentation, some often overlook one of the most fundamental and engaging strategies: localized content marketing.

Why Everything Your Customer Touches is Content Marketing

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In this Rethink Podcast interview, Ann Handley describes the importance of content marketing throughout the organization. Content Marketing Marketing Strategy content content marketing content marketing strategy organized content marketing

The Ultimate Guide to Content Marketing Tools: Introduction

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Despite the vast and growing size of the marketing technology (martech) universe, it is possible to make sense of it. Scott Brinker’s 2018 version of marketing technology landscape supergraphic lists 6,829 martech solutions—double the size of his list from just two years ago.

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The Content Marketing Personalization Imperative

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With the proliferation of content marketing and branded content platforms, the challenge for marketers has shifted from how to create the content their audience actually wants to read and share, to how to break through the digital and social noise. […].

5 Critical Tips for Making Your Content Marketing Strategy More Video Centric

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As marketers, we are very fortunate to live in a time when making a video doesn’t require heavy-duty cameras, microphones, world-class actors, fancy editing tools, etc. Content Marketing

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Which Content Marketing Metrics Matter?

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’ 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

Many Agencies Do Content Marketing – But Do They Really?

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A few weeks back a fellow marketer responded to a question and the name of the agency in her email signature caught my eye, so I visited her site find out exactly what they do. The post Many Agencies Do Content Marketing – But Do They Really? Content Marketing

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Does a soft sell conflict with content marketing analytics?

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I was recently leading a client workshop where I get a question that I had never heard before, “Why are you emphasizing such an aggressive use of analytics if content marketing should be a soft sell?”. The post Does a soft sell conflict with content marketing analytics?

Content Marketing Editorial and Writing Services: What to Look For

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Good content writing is critical for the success of your content marketing strategy. 59 percent of web browsers say they would avoid doing business with an organization that publishes content with spelling or […]. 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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How To Measure Content Marketing To Reach Your Goals

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Getting your content marketing analysis right isn’t just about finding out how successful your strategy is and validating it to stakeholders. It’s the only way you’ll be able to make your content marketing strategy better and use it for achieving business goals. The post How To Measure Content Marketing To Reach Your Goals appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Content Marketing

Content Marketing Strategy for Start-Ups

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You knew you would have to master the art of content marketing before you even launched your start-up. During the early stages of marketing, you’ll mostly rely on content promotion. […]. Content Marketing

Align Your Content Marketing with the Buyer’s Journey

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Want to align your content marketing with the buyer’s journey and see killer results? Check out these tips to build a laser-focused content plan. Content Marketing Digital Marketing Inbound Marketing Marketing Strategy

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

How to Measure Your Content Marketing ROI

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In both B2C and B2B marketing, about a third of the marketing budget is spent on content. By 2019, experts believe we’re looking at a $300 billion dollar industry, which means dollars spent on content marketing will have doubled in less than four years. […]. The post How to Measure Your Content Marketing ROI appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Content Marketing

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