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. 5 Useful Free Tools For Conducting A Content Audit.

Facebook Unveils Resources for Business Influencers

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook Monday released a bundle of resources for business influencers , highlighted by its Business Influencer Guide. And the guide touches on getting started, building a presence, developing an audience, key features and tools, Instagram, content ideas and Facebook Media.

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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

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

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.

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. Joe Robson’s resources can make you a better copywriter for sure.

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. 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. 29 Content Marketing Secrets.

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.

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. Content Development and Writing Tips.

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. You should create an amazing content first.

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. 100 Content Marketing Examples (Content Marketing Institute).

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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.

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. Can it scrub to clean up content?

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.

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. Image source.

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. People like to collect things. Sports memorabilia, carnival glass, stuffed animals, you name it.

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. What is copywriting, really?

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?

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.

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.

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. Throughout my professional career, I’ve always had a love for small business.

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.

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

Webbiquity SMM

She notes that “social media” is far more than Twitter, blogs and Facebook, now encompassing “social listening,” content curation, crowdfunding, social gaming, social CRM and more.

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.

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.

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. How To Get Leads With Content Marketing.

The Technology Part to Your Content Marketing Plan

Razor Social

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that content marketing is now a predominant force in the world of business. However, you won’t get far without having a content marketing plan in place. We need content marketing tools , and here I’ll suggest a few.

30 Must-Read Growth Hacking Resources for Digital Marketers

Writtent Blog

Many of us learn best from real-life examples, and this list is one of the best resources. In addition to a steady stream of content on emerging trends, you’ll find case studies and eCourses on analytics, mobile marketing, and user onboarding. Is this resource worth your time?

33 Phenomenal Content Marketing and Copywriting Guides and Tips

Webbiquity SMM

Content marketing represents the most fundamental and widespread rethinking of marketing practices in decades. Content marketing turns the dominant paradigm of the last half-century—interruption-based mass marketing—on its head. Content Marketing Guides, Tips and Tactics.

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. Image source.

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. 3 Reasons Content Atomization Isn’t an Option. Atomization is resource efficient. Long-form Content.

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9 Steps to Creating Good Content for Your Brand

Pamorama

Writing good content is crucial to delivering value and creating thought leadership for your brand. . Content marketing is a key element of today’s marketing landscape. Creating good content marketing material can be daunting. Find good sources of content.

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Google+ Resources for Nonprofits

SocialFish

The presentation also covered tips on developing an effective content strategy that doesn’t require you to reinvent the wheel, as well as insights on how to use data and analysis to measure your success and tweak your campaigns accordingly. All the Google + Links - GREAT list of resources about G+. How should content be different in Google+ than Facebook? This presentation from V3 Integrated Marketing’s Shelly Kramer and Community Organizer 2.0′s

5 Infinitely Handy Content Curation Tools

Harp Interactive

A content curator picks the crème of the crop of content (articles, videos, images, etc.) to present scanning immense amounts of published content in order to do so.

560 Resources for Blogging, Online Marketing, and Starting a Business

Kikolani

This year, along with my Fetching Friday weekly roundups, I compiled several major resource collections for a variety of topics. 101 Resources for First Time Entrepreneurs – 101 resources that will help you learn more about entrepreneurship, startups, small business, and much more.

29+ Killer Resources to Learn Copywriting

Writtent Blog

I challenge you to identify one great or even mid-sized brand with mediocre content. As long as brands have advertised, their visibility has been due in part to the quality of their content. Is your current content writing too self-centered? Did you love this resource?

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. Streamline resources.

88 Expert Content Marketing Posts Worth Another Read

Webbiquity SMM

As noted here previously, content marketing is now ubiquitous, with 93% of all marketers saying they do content marketing. All of those marketers are creating an enormous amount of content, which is making it difficult to stand out and rise above the noise.

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Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Move

Kikolani

The Resources Mashup. 62 Steps to the Definitive Link Building Campaign – 62 steps to the definitive link building campaign including strategy, management, metrics, prospect hunting, content creation, promotion, and more. Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Ocean Sky.