2018 Content Marketing Trends, Predictions + Editorial Calendar Template

Pam Moore

Content marketing in 2018 is going to hit a new dimension of importance, organization and integration. A perfect way to begin adding more organization, prioritization and results for your content marketing is by utilizing a content marketing editorial calendar to plan your content.

15 Golden Rules of Content Marketing in 2018

Pam Moore

Content marketing is becoming more challenging even for the most experienced marketers. Gone are the days of simply needing to know how to write textual content for a white paper, marketing collateral or direct mail flyer. 15 Golden Rules for Content Marketing Webinar .

Are You Writing Intelligent Content? Should You Be?

Waxing UnLyrical

Intelligent content aka structured content is breaking out of its traditional boundaries. Today, organizations are looking to use Structured Content for their ebooks, case studies, research reports and blogs. What is Intelligent Content? The need for Bot-Readable Content.

Organize and Optimize Your Content Marketing in 2018 with this Content Inventory Worksheet

Pam Moore

Is your content and digital platform ready for top business performance in 2018? Is your content ready to inspire, connect with and help your audience achieve their goals? Is the lack of compelling, relevant content keeping you up at night? Get Real: Does Your Content Convert?

The Content Marketing Survival Guide: How to Navigate the Wilds of Social Media

Use this guide to inspire your creativity and ignite more successful and sustainable social media conversations

Make the case for video content

Sherrilynne Starkie

Did you know that by using video content in email marketing you can boost click-through rates by up to 300 per cent? There’s no doubt that video content is incredibly powerful in its ability to engage viewers. Digital formats make video content affordable and quick.

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When Content Gets Personal

Waxing UnLyrical

What do you do when content gets personal, so personal, that you can’t see any other way forward? Our editorial theme this month is content (though we’ll also have posts on measurement, seeing as how that was last month’s theme, and last month was a wash).

Let’s Get Real… Does Your Content Convert?

Pam Moore

It's time to get real about the real return on the investment you make in content marketing. Is the money and time you are investing in content marketing helping you achieve your business goals? Bottom line… does your content convert to real business?

2017 Content Marketing Editorial Calendar Template and Tutorial

Pam Moore

If you are responsible for content marketing in your organization you know the importance of proper planning, organization, work flows and structure of content. The days of throwing social spaghetti content at the wall and hoping it sticks are over and done.

The 21 Best Content Curation Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Although content marking is now a nearly universal practice—with 93% of B2B marketers using content marketing— half of all marketers still rank “producing enough content” as one of their top five challenges. Store and repurpose content for later reposting.

Content Marketing for Regulated, Boring and Unsexy Industries

Pam Moore

Creating content that inspires, connects and converts is not an easy task. Also, it could simply be your content is just not sexy and what some would call “boring.” YOU can create amazing content! 2018 content marketing myths busted and how to stomp your competition.

Infographic: Creating Viral Content

Social Media Today

Ready to turn a quiz or video into thousands of new visitors? Learn how with this infographic

Five content marketing tricks of a great social media consultant

Sherrilynne Starkie

Here’s five content marketing tricks to improve content marketing initiatives. As in most professions, an experienced social media consultant knows certain tricks of the trade to content marketing work better, faster, easier. Trick 2: Repurpose content.

1st Step to Create Content Marketing Plan: Do a Content Asset Audit with this Free Worksheet

Pam Moore

Is your content and digital platform ready for the highly connected social web of today? Is your content ready to inspire, connect with and help your audience achieve their goals? Or is the challenge to continually create compelling, relevant content keeping you up at night?

How to Create Content that Inspires, Connects and CONVERTS Lookers to Buyers: FREE Webinar

Pam Moore

Another day of amazing content creation. You create yet another epic piece of content. You publish yet another epic piece of content. Your epic piece of content is shared all over the social and digital web, once again. However, as usual your content is not converting.

Monday Roundup: Email Content

Waxing UnLyrical

But how do you get the most out of your email content, when it seems it’s the medium most people love to hate? 16 Ways to Create Email Content Your Subscribers Will Love. 6 Ways to Repurpose Your Content. Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn Monday Roundup: Email Content.

Content Marketing in Cleveland

Meltwater

Content MarketingConferences are a time to connect with colleagues while delving into conversations about your profession’s best practices. It’s an opportunity to explore new technologies and evolving strategies for our ever-shifting business… Read More >>>.

How to Create a Content Marketing Architecture, Framework and Plan

Pam Moore

Running your business, as well the marketing and content strategies that support your goals also require a framework and architecture. How much time do you spend creating content to inspire and connect with your audience? 10 Golden Rules for Content Marketing.

Four Ways to Develop Amazing Social Media Content

Ignite Social Media

Are you envious of all the beautiful social media content filling your newsfeed and thinking, “How can I create amazing social media content for my brand?” 55% of marketers report a lack of resources for quality content production across the industry. On-Site Content Development.

Top 10 Content Marketing Myths of 2018 – BUSTED

Pam Moore

From strategies for digital marketing, content marketing, and video to the social networks such as Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram and the list goes on, it seems the foundation for which many marketers have built their business is changing underneath their social feet.

Monday Roundup: Content Rules

Waxing UnLyrical

A large portion of what we do online is centered around content: creating it, sharing it, reading it. Content helps us promote our businesses, create relationships, and share what is important to us with the rest of the world. 4 Reasons Your Content Is Yawn-Worthy.

Infographic: B2B content marketing trends

Sherrilynne Starkie

Why Visual Content and Marketing Go Hand in Hand [Infographic]. Content Marketing Tips: 10 Tips and Tricks for Creating Content. Featured Headline Marketing Content marketing infographic Information graphics

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Irresistible Content Curation and Creation -Free Webinar Live Training

Pam Moore

Tired of spinning your social content marketing wheels trying to keep up with every Tom, Dick, Harry, and Sally in creating content that inspires, engages, empowers, ignites, educates, entertains, motivates, persuades and helps your audience?

Illustrative Content

Mindjumpers

Classic, comedic, informational, sleek or gritty? We do all kinds of illustrations for your brand. Don’t take our word for it, see for yourself: Work

Walking the Content Road Less Traveled

Waxing UnLyrical

Hey, Content Strategist! Ready to make some magic by walking the content road less traveled? What if, instead of doing what every single content marketing guru told you to do (“Do more!” Why, then, do we get stuck in content ruts?

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Content demand: how to cope

Sherrilynne Starkie

Do you struggle to keep up with the demand for quality content? To cope, you need to create a ‘culture of content’, according to recent research from the Altimeter Group. The report outlines what ‘content’ means in this context. A content culture needs a ‘content leader’.

The Last Thing Your Target Customer and Audience Wants From You is More Content

Pam Moore

It should be no shock to anyone that the social networks have no choice but to attempt to at least slow down the mounds of content overload and spam that is ruining the end user experience. This junk content shows up in the form of live video that rambles and rambles with little value.

Content Marketing World Round-Up

Meltwater

Content Marketing World is taking place in Cleveland this week. Billed as "the largest content event," the annual conference attracts nearly 4,000 marketers who come from all over to learn… Read More >>>. Content Marketing

Writing tricks for content marketers

Sherrilynne Starkie

Now when it comes to content marketing , writers need to know about search engines and how digital formats are impacting reader habits and preferences. For content marketers the task becomes more complex with the need to attract search engines as well as humans to a story.

How Content Can Save Your Company Money

Social Media Today

Effective content can provide SEO and engagement benefits - but did you know that it can actually save your business money too? Here's how

The Content Paradigm Shift

Direct Marketing Observations

Content curation tools are great. No really, they are, except all they do is pull the content in and that really is just half the battle. Brands can and will measure its effectiveness, they fish where the fish are, and every day they push out more content.

Is Going Viral The Right Goal For Your Content?

SocMed Sean

Sorry to burst the bubble, but social media strategists (no matter how good they are) don’t have a magic “Go Viral” button that makes a video, infographic, pin, or other piece of content just take off. Creating Viral Content Is Both An Art AND A Science.

Understanding Martech Niches: Content Marketing's TOP influencers

Audiense

This week we take a specialised approach and analyse a niche vertical within the martech industry, Content Marketing.

A Culture of Content

SocialFish

“When content becomes an ingrained part of an organization’s culture, content strategy functions like a well-oiled engine, producing, circulating, and begetting content, creating numerous efficiencies in the process. Content Strategy

The FT: content marketing lessons

Sherrilynne Starkie

According the Press Gazette , The FT’s head of operations Mary Beth Christie recently said, “We are now digital-first and we believe our content is valuable. It al lows free access to all online content, but limits the number of pages or stories that a user can access without paying.

Monday Roundup: Evaluating Content

Waxing UnLyrical

I’ve lost count of the number of crowns Content wears. But the thing is, it’s true; when you’re strategizing or planning to implement social PR today, content is related to practically everything we do. Seeing as we’re almost halfway through 2015, I figured this would be a good time for us all to do a content review. Do you think your content is doing what it’s supposed to do, or could it use a little nudge?

Monday Roundup: Innovative Content

Waxing UnLyrical

Content, content, and more content. Content can help your business take flight, keep customers coming back, and inspire a wider audience. But with so much “stuff” out there, how can you make sure you’re producing innovative content rather than same old, same old? Purina’s “Dear Kitten” Video Series Proves BuzzFeed Is The Cat’s Pajamas For Content Marketers. Which Content Types Get the Most Social Shares.

Content marketing is king

Sherrilynne Starkie

Content is set to be one of the biggest trends in B2B marketing for 2012, but the concept is not all that new. Corporate blogging began circa 2004 and with the growing ubiquity of social networks many companies have been creating and sharing content as part of their marketing strategies.

5 Types of Social Media Content that Convert

Social Media Today

In an age where every business is on social media, what type of content should you post to catch your audience's attention? Here are five types of social media content that convert

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Monday Roundup: Content Creation Ideas

Waxing UnLyrical

To kick things off, this week’s roundup brings you seven super posts on content creation ideas that are also authored by women. 4 Ways to Streamline High-Quality Content Creation. The No-Fluff Guide to Writing Client-Attracting Content.

5 Reasons Snackable Content is (Still) Awesome

Visually SM

If you’ve ever heard the expression “big things come in small packages,” you already know a little something about snackable content. By breaking an infographic, for example, into a series of memorable quotes and videos, you gain: A longer shelf life for content on social media.

How to Create Exciting Social and Digital Content for Unsexy, Boring and Regulated Industries

Pam Moore

Creating content that inspires, connects and converts is not an easy task. Also, it could simply be your content is just not sexy and what some would call “boring.” YOU can create amazing content! 2018 content marketing myths busted and how to stomp your competition.

Is Your Content Top of Feed Worthy?

Pam Moore

Marketers have no guarantee their content will be seen on any medium, platform or social network. Creating mass amounts of content is not a sound strategy to get your content read, watched, or listened to.

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