Posts Tagged ‘Content Curation’

How Millennials Continue to Change B2C Marketing

Ah Millennials. So much has been written about them. “They are self-absorbed.” “They don’t have the work ethic of previous generations.” “They are happy to change jobs every 2 years or so.” “They are not into buying homes, taking on mortgages ,or valuing a ‘settled’ lifestyle.” “They demand much from their employers in terms of…

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8 Content Marketing Mistakes That Reduce Conversion Rates

Content marketing has become a critical strategy for online businesses. They use it to achieve many important goals, such as presenting themselves to potential customers, becoming an authoritative source of information, and building positive relationships with Internet audiences. In fact, content marketing generates 3X times more leads than outbound marketing and costs 62% less. 86%…

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Repurposing Old Blog Content: 5 Advanced Techniques

Nearly anyone in the marketing field will agree that creating compelling and useful content is a major challenge. Even more importantly, your stream of content must be consistent. Unfortunately, you will have to dedicate a considerable amount of time and effort to consistently generating high-quality blog posts. No matter how many great ideas you have or…

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Social Media Tip: Choose Content that People Will Want to Reshare

Of all global internet users, 46 percent share social content on a regular basis. Only nine percent of people don’t share anything at all. Also of not – among all US internet users, 70 percent share social content The type of content that brands upload has the most profound impact on its shareability. Infographics, for example,…

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How to Sell on Instagram for SMBs: 2016 Social Media Series

As promised, we’re back we’re going to explore the wonderful world of selling on Instagram. Sales in the Land of Instagram First, let’s define terms. I think words matter. We can all go further, together, when we take a moment to find a common starting point when we’re talking about sales or selling — or anything…

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Tips for LinkedIn: 2016 Social Media Series

TL; DR Recap & links to what we’ve covered so far, namely, Facebook. Why we won’t be covering Twitter. For most “heartland” small businesses, non-profits, and private consultants, LinkedIn can be a valuable social media channel. You’ll need a personal profile before you can set up a business page, post to Pulse, or run ads. Quick…

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10 Ways to Build Website Authority Using Social Media

People will always take their business to a trusted merchant. This is how it was in the days of old and this is the way it works in the super-modern online market today. The savvy online marketer operating with the testy online shopper can improve this trust by building the authority of his or her…

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How Easy Is Repurposing Content for Small Business?

Have you ever considered repurposing content as part of your overall marketing strategy? Should you? When we asked content marketing experts the biggest mistakes they still see people making, several concurred on one point in particular, Content Marketers: You’re selling yourself short when you don’t reuse, repurpose, and repromote your material.   Good Content Strategy…

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16 Free Marketing Tactics For Promoting Your Business

With all the talk about bootstrapping and growthhacking, it has become clear that more of us want to self-fund our businesses at least in the early stages of building them out. In the old days, you mostly had to pay to advertise for any marketing benefits to come your way. Today, though, we have a…

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How To Write Blog Posts That Will Rank Well and Engage Readers

By now, pretty much everyone in marketing should understand the value of blogging for business benefit. For those of you who are still unclear, here are the most commonly cited reasons: Reinforce your brand message and establish thought leadership in your field Provide a range of keywords and topics to help your domain rank in search…

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