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Eight Resources for Finding a Freelance Content Creator

Spin Sucks

A small business owner wears multiple hats, but content creation shouldn't be one of them. The post Eight Resources for Finding a Freelance Content Creator appeared first on Spin Sucks. Out With the Old: Rethink Your Content Marketing Strategy. Mary Walton argues you can find the right freelance writer for your business on one of these sites.

Resources for Small Staff Associations

SocialFish

This is a list of free or cheap web, social media, marketing and design resources that I presented in my session, 20 Tools to Help You MacGyver Your Small Association’s Communications, at YourMembership Xperience 2016. Website content inventory tools: Dynomapper  creates a great visual format for viewing your site’s content and architechture. ————-.

Facebook Unveils Resources for Business Influencers

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook Monday released a bundle of resources for business influencers , highlighted by its Business Influencer Guide. The Facebook for Business Influencers page includes information on using Facebook as a leadership platform, Facebook Live , Facebook Mentions , notes , 360-degree videos  and other related content.

Content Marketing Resources

Koka Sexton

The great thing about being in intent marketing is that there are so many other content marketing professionals creating…you guessed it, content. Here are some of the best social updates that talk about content marketing on platforms like LinkedIn , Twitter and other social networks. These are some great resources for people that are trying to step up their content marketing game. Content Marketing content marketing LinkedIn Twitter Powered by WP Bannerize.

Content Marketing Resources

Koka Sexton

The great thing about being in intent marketing is that there are so many other content marketing professionals creating…you guessed it, content. Here are some of the best social updates that talk about content marketing on platforms like LinkedIn , Twitter and other social networks. These are some great resources for people that are trying to step up their content marketing game. Content Marketing content marketing LinkedIn Twitter Powered by WP Bannerize.

6 Resources That Will Make You a Better Storyteller

Waxing UnLyrical

Thankfully, there are resources that can make the process a little easier to make you a great storyteller. What resources do you turn to for storytelling advice and inspiration? Resources That Will Make You a Better Storyteller. Content Marketing Marketing Public Relations Strategy storyteller storytelling tipsGuest Post by Kristin Piombino. Give them a try. 1.

Red Cross – Updated Social Engagement Handbook [Resource]

SocialFish

Content Strategy From the Trenches Implementation Open CommunityThis is the handbook that the National office of the Red Cross share with their local units (like chapters). Pretty self-explanatory and definitely awesome. View this document on Scribd. ———— ( photo credit ).

77+ Resources for Amazing Copywriting

Writtent Blog

To help you get started, here’s a huge list containing some of the best (mostly free, but some paid) copywriting resources on the web. Copyblogger – One of the best free copywriting resources on the web. Explore this site if you want to learn how to create (and market) content that engages and converts. 2. Joe Robson’s resources can make you a better copywriter for sure. 6.

25 Newsletter Content Ideas + Bonus Newsletter Idea Resources

Writtent Blog

Constantly generating newsletter content ideas is not. That’s why we’ve put together this list of 25 powerful content ideas, plus a few additional resources to help you come up with even more ideas for your newsletter. With this handy list, you’ll never have to worry about what types of content to include in your next newsletter again. 25 Newsletter Content Ideas.

30 Killer Resources to Learn Content Marketing

Writtent Blog

Despite the fact that 86% of brands have adopted content marketing practices, 82% of marketers say they’re not receiving training. This fact has created an interesting playing field for content-minded professionals. Content Marketing Made Easy. Content: the Force that Moves the Buyer Down the Tunnel. 29 Content Marketing Secrets. CMI Content Process Roundtable.

Become a Content Marketing Fox

Spin Sucks

By  Michael Gerard According to a survey by Curata , more than three quarters of content marketers plan to boost their content marketing investment in the coming year. We have a name for content marketers that are the most savvy with their content marketing budgets: FOXES. However, a third of content marketers have never completed a content audit.

58+ Resources to Master SEO Copywriting

Writtent Blog

92% of marketers say that content creation is very effective for SEO.  It is definitely effective, but only if you know how to create content that’s perfectly optimized for the latest rules of SEO. This guide explains three simple steps to successfully optimize your content for SEO. 7. Keyword research is the foundation for content that is optimized for search engines.

32 Resources to Write Great Blog Headlines

Writtent Blog

As the web becomes more crowded with content, it’s becoming harder and harder to draw people’s attention to your blog posts. Keep your blog steadily growing by improving your skill set and adopting content marketing best practices. Here are 32 resources to help you write blog headlines that will rock the web: Tips and Tricks for Writing Great Blog Headlines. 1.  Image source.

30 Awesome Blogging Guides, Tips and Resources

Webbiquity SMM

Particularly with Google’s emphasis in its recent Panda and Penguin algorithm updates on content that is fresh, compelling, unique, social, and naturally linked to, blogs have become even more essential to SEO strategies. more here in 30 of the best business blogging guides and resources of the past year. Content Development and Writing Tips. Why Blog. Did you hear that?

Where Does Content Marketing Belong?

Spin Sucks

By Gini Dietrich There is an interesting fight happening in marketing departments around the globe: Where does content marketing belong? Does it belong to advertisers because, without distribution, your content goes nowhere? Does it belong to a new role—the content marketer—so it can apply a very specific skill set? Let him create content and distribute it. million.

8 Free Content Marketing eBooks

Pamorama

Become a better content marketer with these free resources. Content marketing  — the creation and sharing of content to promote a product or service — should be a primary focus of your marketing activities. The more useful your content is, the more likely your readers will be to share it with others via social media and amplify your brand’s reach.

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Google News Lab, Algorithms, and Content Creation

Spin Sucks

Three years ago, I was introduced to  Narrative Science , a company that trains computers to write news stories and create content or, better explained, how  algorithms are becoming superior storytellers over journalists. It’s a new world where algorithms and humans are working hand-in-hand to produce some of the world’s best content. How Content Creation Will Change.

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The Future of Content Marketing is Now

Spin Sucks

By Gini Dietrich Content marketing exhaustion. Content marketing overload. Content marketing is king. In the information age, we all have so much content coming at us at every second of the day that we are becoming immune to it. Because there is so much out there, a backlash around content marketing is building. What is the vision of your content? Vision.

You Have More Content than You Realize

SocialFish

This is the first in a series of posts with great advice about content marketing. Generating content can be an arduous task.  Marketing in today’s world presents more challenges than ever before because people expect great content – where they want it and when they need it.  The good news is that most associations are content machines.  Probably not.  Potluck

Marketing via Aggregation, Filtering and Curation – Tools and Resources

Aggregage

Great picture and post on the Information Overload Paradox : The post talks about the issue of overload: I can certainly consume more content than I could two decades ago, but no matter how much content is available, I can’t consume much more. And relative to the sheer volume of content available to me, I’m actually consuming a smaller percentage every day. Finding Content.

27+ Resources to Learn SEO Copywriting

Writtent Blog

Quality content is great. That is, the type of content that moves people AND attracts search engines. Let the pros show you how.Here’s a list of 29 resources that will help you improve your bottom line. Learn SEO Copywriting: 27 Useful Online Resources. 12.  58 Resources to Help You Learn and Master SEO – Effective web copywriters know what search engines want.

5 Infinitely Handy Content Curation Tools

Harp Interactive

Categories: Blog , Content Creation , Content Marketing , Tools and Resources Tags: #tagboard , alltop , content marketing , Facebook interest Lists , HootSuite , scoop.it , Social Media Marketing An integral part of content marketing, content curation (the process of finding, organizing and sharing digital content around a particular topic) can be time consuming.

30 Resources and Tips for Using Pinterest to Market Your Business

Pamorama

Here are some resources, tips, and tricks to help you get up to speed and begin marketing your company on Pinterest. It describes how to use Pinterest, how to find content to pin, 9 reasons marketers should use it, the brands using it, 14 marketing strategies, 9 ways to get followers, and optimizing your profile for local search. People like to collect things. How do you get started?

Facebook Releases Free Training Resources for Marketers

Jon Loomer

Late last year, I started hearing rumblings that Facebook was working on a series of free training resources for marketers. All Content [Curriculum]. If you’re looking for a free resource for beginner Facebook marketing training, Blueprint is a great place to start. As I said at the top, I’m glad that Facebook created these resources. Blueprint. Targeting.

20 Amazing Resources to Learn Copywriting

Writtent Blog

If you’re considering an engaging and rewarding career in the world of copywriting, this list of 20 top resources will help you master the practice: 1. 115,000 people have already benefited from their free, high-quality resources. 2. This awesome eBook will teach you how to craft sentences, paragraphs, and structure content to compel readers into making a purchase. 5.

12 (of the) Best Content Marketing Infographics of 2013

Webbiquity SMM

Content marketing is more than just text of course,  and infographics have become one of the most popular non-text formats. How do infographics fit with other content marketing tactics? What are some of the best tools and resources to help marketers create compelling infographics? Infographics About Content Marketing. Pam is a content marketing rockstar.

5 Incredible Small Business Marketing Resources You Haven’t Heard Of

Jason Yormark

Whether it was creating them myself, or helping others, small business is the backbone of our economy, and I always love finding tools and resources that can help small businesses navigate their marketing needs. They provide a great, easy to use platform as well as some content creation and channel management that will help you focus on the other areas of your business. Dirt cheap, easy to find anything you ever need for anything, it’s worth every penny to add this to your marketing resources. Canva is an all-in-one design suite for non-designers. What say you?

45+ Resources to Master Blog Writing

Writtent Blog

To create awesome content  you should become good at copywriting; pay attention to grammar and blog post elements (Calls-To-Actions, Headlines and more), and improve your writing skills in general. Here are 45 resources for better blog writing to start you on the right track: Image source. Copywriting resources. Here’s one more great resource to set your creativity free.

How to Fight For More Social Media Resources In Your Company

Convince & Convert

Social media and the rise of self-serve content requires that we actually attempt to fulfill the decades-old promise of 1:1 marketing – winning hearts and minds a few at a time with unprecedented relevancy and transparency and humanization and speed. Social media and content marketing are not inexpensive, they’re just different expensive. And that takes time.

How to Execute a Carefully Thought-out Content Plan

Spin Sucks

It was one of the few articles I’ve seen that answers the question on how to create content that follows a purchase decision. mean, how many more times are you willing to read a post about content marketing that begins with “know your audience”? Laura started that this morning and I’d like to follow-up with how to execute your content plan. Email subscribers. Share.

5 Tips for Building a Content Marketing Strategy for Nonprofits

SocialFish

Content Planning Beyond Just Website Design and SEO. Compared to the corporate sector, it’s safe to say that funding resources are more limited for non-profit organizations. Because of this, there can be more of a struggle to produce engaging content on a regular basis. Content marketing is the peas to your website design carrots. Content Strategy Implementation

23 (More) of the Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resources of 2012

Webbiquity SMM

As noted in 33 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resources of 2012 So Far , posted here a few months ago, social media marketing adoption is now so widespread there’s little further question of “if” or “when” in the minds of most marketers–but many “how” and “what” questions still remain. Research] by Heidi Cohen.

Content Marketing: How to Measure Its Effectiveness [Infographic]

Pamorama

Content marketing metrics can be confusing and preoccupy your time, so start by selecting a just a few fundamentals to measure. Content marketing is key in today’s marketplace — it is the intersection of awareness and lead generation. Figure out which content marketing metrics you want to measure and why. Common content marketing measurements include: Subscribers.

How to Leverage Your Internal Resources in External Marketing Efforts

Convince & Convert

The world’s best marketing teams are enhancing their brand’s presence and promoting greater awareness by externally publishing content they’ve already made for internal purposes. These companies use internal resources to inform the public on how great they are. From writing to design to full-fledged branding, style guides are a goldmine of content. ” Not quite. Contagion.

Pros and Cons of your Social Media Team Structure

Ignite Social Media

Social media teams are structured depending on how the brand divides their internal vs. external resources, and there are pros and cons to each approach. With limited internal resources, this usually means the day-to-day execution is outsourced to an agency. One of the best things about working at an agency is the variety of brands we get to work with on a daily basis.

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Five Things Bacon Can Teach Us About Content Marketing

Spin Sucks

This cultural phenomenon didn’t take shape overnight and there are hidden secrets to bacon’s success that can be applied to a content marketing strategy. Five Things Bacon Can Teach Us About Content Marketing. Your content can do the same by taking your audience on a trip down memory lane. Your content should follow a similar philosophy. Necessary? Absolutely.

30 Must-Read Growth Hacking Resources for Digital Marketers

Writtent Blog

Google Trends indicates that the term began to gain traction in 2013, and is quickly gaining some serious traction in search: Whether you choose to apply growth hacking in real life or would rather stick with more conservative and mainstream marketing tactics, here are 30 great resources to help you explore the idea : 1.  Is this resource worth your time? Startup Marketing. GrowHack.

Monday Roundup: Content Counts

Waxing UnLyrical

Content is the “meat and potatoes” of everything from websites to newsletters to blog posts; without content you literally have nothing. So this week’s roundup brings you some stellar content… about content. Enjoy! 1.  4 Questions to Ask Before You Publish Content. How To Get Leads With Content Marketing. Happy Monday! Bowers.

49 Tactics to Atomize Your Content Marketing

Convince & Convert

Last week, I spent an afternoon in Cleveland conducting a workshop on content atomization with my colleagues Brad Walters from Lowe’s and Jani Byrne from IBM. have written about the need to atomize content many times, and I published a how-to guide that details how we atomize my Jay Today video series too. Reasons Content Atomization Isn’t an Option. Social Content.

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25 Killer Resources to Learn Storytelling

Writtent Blog

It’s without a doubt, the one kind of content marketing that’s never going out of style. To help you get started, here are some of my favorite resources online: For best practices, check out 15 Storytelling Techniques for Writing a Better Brand Story. 1. Brand Storytelling Lessons from the Content 2020 Project. 12. 2 Key Resources for Crafting and Telling Your Story.