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Content Marketing

Content Marketing

How to Write the Perfect B2B Blog Post

By now, blogging is far from a fringe marketing activity. 65% of B2B marketers used blogging last year, the third most popular tactic, according to the Content...

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What's the Best Day to Engage Your Online Customer Community? [CHART]

If your company has an online community that you’re encouraged to participate in, on what day will you get the most bang for your activity buck? We recently did...

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5 B2B Brands That “Get” Storytelling

Corporate storytelling is nothing new. Presentations and books on telling a great story – opposed to shilling product – are abundant. But examples of brands...

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What You Must Know About Community Management

The term “community manager” no longer lives in the realm of buzzwords. As social media, online communities and even in-person events have become a regular part...

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11 Infographics Marketers Should Keep Near Their Desks

Well made infographics have a way of clearing up clutter, organizing stray bits of data into a coherent narrative. For marketers this kind of visual...

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Proof Content Is Marketing’s Most Versatile Tactic

Marketers, particularly B2B marketing, rely on a huge range of tactics to achieve a number of (seemingly) disparate goals. The folks building awareness might...

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The Hidden Marketing Lesson in the Citizen Journalism Movement

YouTube is now a force in the delivery and reporting of news. Any doubts about this were cleared yesterday when the Pew Project for Excellence in Journalism  ...

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How Product Marketing Can Thrive in a Content Marketing World

In a prior job, I was responsible for both product marketing and content marketing. So when I tell you the two can co-exist, it's because I've seen it...

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How to Build a Successful Personal Brand

Not long ago, Dave Cutler faced a nerve-wracking experience too many others can relate to: he got laid off. Rather than get spooked, though, he set his sights...