The Best Content Marketing Examples

Marketing Insider Group

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

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. Content Marketing

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Shifts in B2B Buyer Behavior Support New Priorities for Demand Gen Content

The Point

Demand Gen Report has published the results of this year’s “B2B Buyer’s Survey,” and the trends identified merit close attention for those marketers involved in B2B demand generation and content development.

7 Reasons Your Content Marketing Strategy Lacks Content and Strategy

Marketing Insider Group

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. Around 90 percent of businesses use content marketing.

Stop Killing Your Content: 3 Reasons Your Content Falls Flat

billion on content creation Each year B2B organizations spend more than $5.2

Is B2B Content Engagement Heading In The Wrong Direction?

Tony Zambito

When it comes to the state of B2B content marketing and engagement, this proverb is on the mark. According to a recent study by Track Maven , one among a few on this topic, shows both B2B and B2C marketers have increased their publishing of content in 2015 by as much as 35 to 40%.

What is structured content?

Biznology

Structured content is the most important trend in digital marketing that you’ve probably never heard of. By structured content , we mean small content modules that are tagged for use by different devices, applications, or media types. The post What is structured content?

How To Lead With Customer-Focused Content

Tony Zambito

The explosion of content in the digital world is an unprecedented phenomenon just a few could have predicted twenty-five years ago. Content is ubiquitous in all phases of life and in business. That is the role of “gatekeepers” specifically for content. by Creative Stall.

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. by Aha-Soft.

A Content Formula for Complex B2B Organizations

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

8 Questions to Help You Decide if Your Content is Good Enough

The Point

The best demand generation campaigns start with content that your prospects want. Even the best data, and sparkling creative, can’t save you or your campaign if your content and offer isn’t up to scratch. Tip: make sure that the title of the content communicates that unique value.).

5 Painful Truths Damaging Your Content Marketing Strategy

Marketing Insider Group

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

Content Marketing 2015: Top 100 Influencers & Brands

Onalytica B2B

What’s next for content marketing? With a growing discussion and a solid increase in the use of content marketing across all disciplines we are asking ourselves what’s next for content marketing? Promote Your Content Among Key Influencers. Content.

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From Mealy to Meaty: How to Create Better Content

Act-On

Many of us content marketers have been operating under a faulty premise. Every year, we’ve made it a priority to create more and more content. Even this year, 76% of B2B content marketers say they will create more content. But does more content result in better content?

How to Measure Your Content Marketing ROI

Marketing Insider Group

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 MarketingMany successful brands invest even more. These numbers are predicted to keep going up.

Effective B2B Marketing Content That Will Lead to Sales Growth

Effective marketing content leads to increased sales productivity, more revenue, greater marketing effectiveness and stronger alignment between marketing and sales

7 Tips for Building Trust with Your Content Marketing

Marketing Insider Group

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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Manufacturing Content Marketing Trends and Challenges

Industrial Marketing Today

For the past four years, I have downloaded and read research reports on Manufacturing Content Marketing in North America published by the Content Marketing Institute (CMI). This is only a content summary. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.].

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5 Hacks From Sujan Patel That Will Help You Rise Above The Sea Of Content Mediocrity

Influitive b2b

Here’s the major problem with today’s content marketing landscape: most of the time, people who write content are totally out of touch with the people who actually read the content. That is why Sujan Patel is a total breath of fresh air. He’s not afraid to get his hands dirty and find clever ways to.

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5 Reasons Snackable Content is (Still) Awesome

ScribbleLive

If you’ve ever heard the expression “big things come in small packages,” you already know a little something about snackable content. By breaking an infographic, for example, into a series of memorable quotes and videos, you gain: A longer shelf life for content on social media.

Why B2B Content Strategies Are Paramount for Generating Quality Leads

Generating demand and ensuring the consistent flow of high-quality, actionable leads is what makes B2B marketers successful

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. Content Interviews.

Top 5 Content Marketing Trends for 2017

Navigate the Channel

Content marketing trends change often due to advances in technology, search engine preferences and changes in advertising. As content marketing becomes more sophisticated and prospects more discerning, let’s take a look at the current trends for 2017.

How to Get More Results Out of Less Content

Act-On

According to the Content Marketing Institute and Marketing Pros, marketers have been creating quite a lot of content over the past few years ‒ and it looks like most of us will create even more of it this year. I wonder if putting so much of our resources into creating more and more content might actually be a mistake. Here’s why: We’re not making the most of the content that we’ve got. Most of us aren’t optimizing our older content by republishing it, either.

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Why Your Content Sucks!

Digital B2B Marketing

” We are flooded with content. Blog posts and other content are clamoring for attention with louder promotions and catchier headlines in an attempt to cut through the content clutter. Yes, headlines like Why Your Content Sucks. The goal is not content.

8 Ways to Create More Effective Lead Generation Programs

Explore key areas you should focus on with your content syndication strategy in order to help you get the attention of your target audience and build trust

The Psychology of Colors in Content Marketing

Marketing Insider Group

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

8 Top Content Marketing Questions Answered

Marketing Insider Group

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?

8 Genius Ways to Repurpose Content

Act-On

B2B marketers are ramping up their content production, reporting a 51 percent budget increase for this year alone in a Content Marketing Institute study. Everybody responds differently to content formats. 8 different ways to repurpose content right now. Update the content.

Infographic: Top 10 Types of Demand Generation Content

The Point

Choosing the right content offer for a demand generation campaign isn’t simply about aligning that content with a particular buying persona. Or start with one core piece of content – say, a white paper – and then repurpose it in multiple forms.

4 Ways to Boost Content Marketing with Automation

Marketing Insider Group

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

Five Ways to Be a Content Marketing Hero

Act-On

When everyone is inundated with nearly obscene amounts of content across every conceivable digital channel, how do you create content that is going to stand out and grab the attention of your future customer? By being a content hero! So, what can we do to be content heroes?

The 21 Best Content Curation Tools

Webbiquity

Although content marking is now a nearly universal practice—with 93% of B2B marketers using content marketing— half of all marketers still rank “producing enough content” as one of their top five challenges. Store and repurpose content for later reposting.

5 Trends That Will Shape Content Marketing in 2017

Marketing Insider Group

Content marketing isn’t just a sideshow anymore. No longer is content marketing something a handful of companies do. The post 5 Trends That Will Shape Content Marketing in 2017 appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

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Content Marketing Trend: “Micro-Content”

Marketing Insider Group

Now, he runs VaynerMedia, a company that produces content and marketing campaigns for big brands. Vaynerchuk and his 250-person team have recently shifted their focus to micro-content on social media platforms, as well Vine videos , to spread their clients’ branding messages.

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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.

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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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. Only 21 percent of B2B marketers report that they are successful in measuring content marketing.

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Which Content Marketing Metrics Matter?

Marketing Insider Group

’ 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? Content Marketing analytics customer‘We uncovered a bug in page insights.

How to Create Irresistibly Shareable Content

KoMarketing Associates

Every now and then, a piece of content goes absolutely viral on the internet. And, it’s pretty much every content marketer’s goal to produce that piece of content, the one that gets shared like crazy. What actually encourages people to share content?