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Working at an agency has given me a wide perspective on what it really takes to produce great content. I’ve worked with “content teams” made up of just one person (the founder of a small business), small, nimble teams of marketers whose time is stretched and resources are limited, and massive global marketing teams with […]

How to Develop a Content Marketing Strategy

Crafting a content marketing strategy is more than simply putting together an editorial calendar or brainstorming some blog post topics. It means understanding your own marketing goals and determining how customer interests and needs affect those goals. But developing a content marketing strategy doesn’t have to be hard — it just requires some digging into […]

3 Content Marketing Ideas to Close the Year Out With a Bang

As 2015 starts winding down, it’s time to start thinking about your content marketing strategy for next year. It’s also a good time to consider and test out new avenues, channels and approaches for your content. This approach is especially useful if you find yourself at the end of your budget year with marketing funds […]

Is Your Audience on Vacation Try These Summer Content Marketing Tips N

Summer is here. As we think of the beach and our summer getaways, it’s important to remember your content marketing can’t take a rest. But vacation season can make it tough to keep your audience engaged and interested when they’re distracted by sun, sand and surf. This week, I’ve been reading about summer content marketing […]