28 Super Easy Tips on How to Promote Your Content

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Content distribution has been a BIG topic here on {grow} and around the social sphere. As Mark’s book, The Content Code explains, “great content isn’t the finish line, it’s the starting line.” Here are 28 tips on how to promote your content online.

Update to Facebook Promotions

Vertical Response

Facebook announced today that they updated their Page Terms allowing businesses to run promotions directly on Page Timelines not just in apps as before. For more information on Facebook Promotions, consult their guidelines here. ©

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How to Get More Blog Traffic – Content Promotion Checklist [Infographic]

Webbiquity

As the amount of online content produced each day has exploded over the past few years, it’s become more challenging to grab attention and stand out. The helpful content promotion checklist infographic below from CleverClicks is an excellent guide.

4 Content Promotion Strategies to Increase Engagement

Modern B2B Marketing

The strategy of attracting prospects through content, social media, search engine optimizatio n, and more has taken over the B2B world and for good reason: inbound marketing costs 61% less than traditional advertising and produces 54% more leads than outbound marketing.

How to Promote Blog Posts: 200+ Ideas from Eight Experts

Webbiquity

But creating and maintaining a successful blog takes more than just producing helpful and original content; as social media expert Heidi Cohen recently wrote , “The most epic content will FAIL without content distribution. If no one sees your content, what good is it?”

Four ways Facebook Instant Articles will dramatically impact marketing

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Something important is about to happen, and the impact on content marketers will be profound. Facebook announced it would open up Instant Articles -– formatted and optimized to load almost immediately -– to any publisher without a special approval process. The Content Shock wave.

Promoted Content: 5 Steps to Take Before Launch

KoMarketing Associates

Here’s what the digital content landscape looks like now: While marketers can still get their messages out with these channels, the competition for customer attention is fiercer than ever. million pieces of content on Facebook every minute of every day. Before jumping into promoted content with both feet, you must first identify what it is you want to accomplish when instituting a promoted content strategy.

Goodbye Promotional Posts – Preparing for Facebook’s News Feed Update

KoMarketing Associates

Facebook recently announced that they plan on making significant changes to their News Feed that could have a big impact on the number of users exposed to a company’s post. Instead, Facebook will focus on giving its users more content that they care about.

21 Fantastic Facebook Marketing Guides

Webbiquity

marketers have a love-hate relationship with Facebook. But the bottom line is, as Amanda DiSilvestro notes in one of the posts highlighted below, “there are two online platforms (marketers) just can’t avoid: Google and Facebook.” Best Facebook Marketing Guides.

7 Promotion Tactics to Get Your Content Seen

Act-On

There’s a terrible truth about content: Most of it will never be seen. With two million blog posts published every day and over 200,000 photos shared on Facebook every minute (not to mention tweets, videos, books, and everything else), there’s no way our audiences can keep up. And they don’t: Witness the single-digit average organic reach for Facebook posts. Some companies have figured out a way to get their content in front of their audiences. Viral Content Buzz.

Make a Blockbuster: 8 Tips to Promote Your Webinar

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Promoting your webinar – so that people learn about it and are inspired to register to attend it – is just as important as creating it to begin with. Make a promotion plan. Here are eight tips to promote your webinar and get the attendance you need to achieve your goals.

How to Turn Customers Into Brand Promoters on Facebook [Infographic]

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To read more content like this, subscribe to Ecommerce. Facebook has been a gold mine of quality referral traffic for retailers. Not only has Facebook sent volumes of friend traffic to ecommerce stores, this traffic has converted at a high rate, boosting retailers’ profits.

Keys to Creating Memorable Social Media Promotions

Vertical Response

How about a crazy successful social media promotion. The digital advertising agency James and Matthew and Company was hired by E&A Credit Union to create a digital promotion to increase home loans. and create a promotion around that answer,” Pond says.

Why Content Shock is coming to a Facebook ad near you

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If you read between the lines, Facebook just told us it’s going to become a lot more expensive to be in marketing soon. We also want to be thoughtful about making sure each person’s overall feed experience has the right balance of organic and ad content.”.

How to Promote Your Content Using Paid, Earned & Owned Media

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To read more content like this, subscribe to Insiders. Some people think content promotion isn’t complicated. It’s just making sure content is optimized for the search engines, sent to an appropriate email list, and then broadcast it socially, right?

The Best Ways to Promote Your Small Business Event

Vertical Response

You can create a Facebook event or if you have a paper invitation you’re going to send out through the mail, take a picture of it and post it on Instagram or Pinterest. Furgison is a media maven with ten years of journalism experience and a passion for creating top-notch content. ©

Facebook, You’ve Failed Us

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There is an unsettling buzz about the future of Facebook. Some analysts report that Facebook usage is declining , or at least slowing in some parts of the world and if that is true, it is a problem of Facebook’s own making. So does Facebook’s.

43 Bright Ideas for Promoting Your Lead Gen Content

Hubspot

So you just created a piece of content for lead generation -- congrats! . You can''t just put a piece of content up on your website and hope that people will find it -- you''ve got to actively promote it to your audience. . Facebook. Internal Promotion.

Marketing Is Personal – Emotion Beats Promotion By 2X

B2B Marketing Insider

Now the CEB is helping to explain what we can do with the realization that promotional marketing and solution selling are dead with their report “ From Promotion To Emotion.” From Promotion to Emotion. I have always believed that B2B Marketing is personal.

Interesting content marketing trends to watch for in 2017

Biznology

Strategic content marketing is an integral part of successful businesses, both local and globally. With CopyPress reporting that 84% of digital agencies expect content to become more important in 2017 , now is the time to jump on the bandwagon, if you haven’t already.

The Business Case for Buying Facebook Likes

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There has never been a time in history where the mantle of authority has been so effortlessly assumed and promoted. Perhaps the most prestigious symbol of social proof today is the Facebook “Like.” There is a practical business case for being a Facebook fake, right?

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14 B2B Blogging Best Practices from Creation to Promotion

KoMarketing Associates

Blogging has emerged and remains a critical component of B2B content marketing strategies across all industries. 91% of B2B marketers use content marketing ( source ). 82% of B2B Marketers are increasing content production in the next 12 months ( source ). Blog Post Promotion.

Content Shock is here. Now what?

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About two years ago, I wrote a blog post called Content Shock: Why Content Marketing is not a sustainable strategy. The premise behind Content Shock is simple. Simply, the economics of content are changing. They opined that Content Shock had something to do with it.

How to Create a Content Promotion Plan in 3 Steps

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So you’ve got a great piece of content. What’s your plan to make sure that your audience sees the content? Without promoting your content, it just sits there on your website looking pretty. Without promoting your content, it doesn’t actually go anywhere.

6 Tips for Easy Ebook Promotion with Social Media

Writing on the Web

with Social Media" src="[link] width="300" height="300" title="6 Tips for Easy Ebook Promotion with Social Media" /> Producing expert ebooks has never been simpler, and promoting them has never been easier. It’s not just about promoting your ebook, it’s about promoting YOU!

Use Instagram as the starting point to promote your business online

Biznology

I recently ended my stint as Content and Social Media Chair of MIT Enterprise Forum here in DC and I got to play with the levers and strings of personally promoting online via social media and also trying to get everyone else on the Board to Tweet, Tumbl, and Facebook as well.

How to Promote an Event with Social Media

Paul Gillin

As a frequent speaker at events of all sizes, I’ve had a chance to observe some of the best practices conference organizers used to promote their events through social media. The average Facebook member has 130 Facebook friends.

17 Ways to Promote Your White Paper for Lead Generation

NuSpark

Now you need to distribute and promote it. There is a myriad of methods to promote your white paper, generate interest, and help it climb Google’s search engine rankings. Promote your paper in your blog’s sidebar or widget or with a call to action at the end of the post.

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10 of the Best B2B Facebook Pages

KoMarketing Associates

Facebook has emerged as a marketing channel that’s been adopted by countless individuals and brands alike. In fact, Facebook, the world’s largest social network, now has more than 1 billion users, including about 15 million brand pages. Facebook Page : [link].

How to Utilize B2B Online Marketing to Promote New Solutions

KoMarketing Associates

Oftentimes, B2B marketers need to focus on promoting what they already have to gain new customers and strengthen a loyal following. Below are some of the channels and mechanisms B2B online marketers can promote a new product or service to target audiences. Content Marketing.

18 Ways to Promote Your White Paper for Lead Generation

NuSpark

A quality white paper can one of the most important content marketing vehicles to generate leads within your internet marketing plan. How do you promote it? There are a myriad of methods to promote your white paper, generate interest, and get Google to index them for SEO.

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10 Marketing trends to watch for 2017

Biznology

Content marketing getting better. One of the trends that will carry over from 2016 is that marketers are getting better at content marketing. By better, we mean they are having more success with content marketing campaigns. Visual content. Video content.

26 Ways to Promote Your Blog Post

Marketing Action

Sure, we might do a few things to promote them (write a Facebook update, tweet a few times, send it to our email list), but often that’s about it. We’ve done a fine job on the content creation , but left most of the content promotion untouched. Facebook groups.

5 Ways B2B Marketers Can Learn to Love Facebook

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Are you holding back on Facebook marketing just because you’re in B2B? It was reinforced by what felt like a bait and switch when Facebook killed organic reach. And because most everyone in B2B seemed focused on LinkedIn, I figured I could maybe just ignore Facebook.

Pinterest Releases Promoted Pins to All

Vertical Response

Pinterest recently announced that they’ve released their successful Promoted Pin functionality to every U.S.-business Promoted Pins were launched 8 months ago and tested in beta for particular brand advertisers. The pins look like organic content, but are paid ads.

Did Facebook Just Deliver a Crushing Blow to Native Advertising?

Contently

Everyone assumes that if Facebook were to drop an anvil on media companies, it’d come in the form of an algorithm reconfiguration, a change in the revenue split on Instant Articles, or some combination of the two. The upside for Facebook is clear. Facebook may now ruin that.

The Facebook Ad Types: How to Choose the Best Ad Type for Your Goals

Hubspot

spend 20% of their mobile time on Facebook or Instagram? billion people using Facebook every month? With so many active users, Facebook Ads are a no-brainer for any marketer looking to reach new audiences in a place where people are already spending a significant amount of time.

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How to Create Facebook Lead Ads: A Beginner's Guide

Hubspot

First, the marketer promotes a specific offer -- like a gated ebook or coupon -- and then an interested user will fill out a lead form to claim the offer. Well, you can -- with Facebook Lead Ads. What is a Facebook Lead Ad? Image Source: Facebook.

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The Nine Best Facebook Marketing Tools

Webbiquity

Along with Google, Facebook is one of the giants of the Internet. According to recent research , 71% of all Internet users have a Facebook profile. 96% of B2C and and 88% of B2B companies use Facebook for marketing. 8) Facebook Page Barometer.

6 Stupid Content Promotion Mistakes No Marketer Should Make

Hubspot

We''ve all been there: You''ve created a piece of content -- a blog, an ebook, a report, a video -- with expectations of high volume traction. You might even start questioning your awesome content-creating skills -- not cool! 2) Always Relying Solely on Organic Social Media Promotion.