2017 Content Marketing Editorial Calendar Template and Tutorial

Pam Moore

How to use our 2017 content marketing editorial calendar template ( download now ). 94% of B2B marketers use LinkedIn as part of their content strategy. We are excited to announce the availability of our 2017 content marketing editorial calendar template.

How to Build a Content Calendar (Plus a Free Template for 2014)

Convince & Convert

We have no problems with other people borrowing our methods we wanted to offer a content marketer’s guide to building a content calendar along with a free template for the 2014 calendar year. A brand will rarely be publishing content to only a single audience.

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8 Social Media Questions Publishers Should Be Asking Themselves

Adam Sherk

For most publishers social media has earned itself a prominent seat at the audience development table. However many still face issues with strategy, execution and incorporating social into a cohesive program. Every publisher (and title) needs to find the right mix for themselves.

How to Create Your Guest Blogging Strategy [with a 5 step template]


As well as helping you dodge some of the key mistakes, planning your guest blogging strategy will help you find, evaluate and target the best blogging opportunities. I had a call to action in the article and linked to our Negative Comments Response Template (for Social Media) landing page.

The Finally-Gonna Do It Guide to LinkedIn Publishing

agora pulse

If you have been waiting around to start using LinkedIn Publishing because you didn’t know where to start, here are tips to get you started and help you make the most out of your Publishing Content. Why Use LinkedIn Publishing. Getting Started with LinkedIn Publishing.

How to Create a Social Media Marketing Strategy From Scratch

Buffer Social

This post originally published on July 16, 2014. I’d imagine that a social media marketing strategy could feel the same way. Step 4: Pick your posting strategy. Step 4: Pick your posting strategy. The 4:1 Strategy. Choose your strategy.

5 Visual Content Curation Ideas to Ramp Up Your Blog and Social Strategy

Waxing UnLyrical

You could use a quote specific app like QuotesCover or an appropriate template on Canva. With the right idea and visual resource, you can dramatically improve every social media and blog post that you publish. 5 Visual Content Curation Ideas to Ramp Up Your Blog and Social Strategy.

25 Helpful Content Marketing Ideas to Be the Hero of Your Dream Customer

Pam Moore

While others are settling for generic content that looks, smells and acts like the same content everyone else is producing and publishing, you should be taking your content to the next level and developing real solutions to your customers problems.

Entrepreneurs: List Building Strategies

Jon Loomer

Immediately after publishing a new blog post, I schedule an email to be sent to my list that will promote that post. A recurring theme is that the Facebook pixel is required for many of the strategies. I’ve published posts to my page about my opt-in offerings.

The 11 Best Free Email Marketing Tools

Sprout Social

Just like having the perfect social media publishing tools , you need to know where to find the best free email marketing tools. Once you find a template that works, when you get into more complicated designs, nested tables will become the bane of your existence. Publishing

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7 Crucial Parts of a Successful Outreach Strategy


And get this: the people who say that outreach is an effective content promotion strategy are 100% right. Outreach is a very powerful way to quickly get traction to your latest blog posts, an ideal traffic strategy for new bloggers. Outreach is a powerful content promotion strategy.

Your Blog as Part of an Overarching Business Strategy


And the functions of your blog as part of your overall strategy don’t stop here – bear with me, the full list is coming. A blog is a valuable asset for a business, since it is part of your overall strategy. You can find a template here if you would like to adapt and use it.

Small Business Lessons from B2B Brands with Amazing Content Strategy

Writtent Blog

Building a small business content marketing strategy is hard work, but it’s probably about to get much harder. If your entire strategy to date has relied on doing what you competitors already did, a few weeks later, it’s definitely time to pause and reset.

29 Content Strategy Offers Ideas You’ve Never Dreamed Of

Writtent Blog

Your lead generation strategy isn’t going to be very effective unless you’re willing to give back. We’re talking about eBooks, whitepapers, case studies, templates, and other awesome freebies your prospects can exchange for their email address. Publish Original Research. Pssst.

How to Build Out Your Social Media Content From Scratch

Sprout Social

Your end goal will come from your Content Marketing Strategy. Canva allows you to create a custom size or choose from a variety of templates. The blog graphic template tends to be a good size for an infographic–800px by 1200px. You can use Canva to choose the right template for the network where you’re publishing. PublishingHaving social profiles with no social media content is like visiting an empty warehouse.

The Pillars of Online Marketing Success in 2014 & Beyond


Don’t used poorly coded templates – Use official templates provided by a designer or email marketing provider. Poorly coded templates go straight to junk. Embrace Publishing & Content Creation. Why is your content strategy failing? Content Strategy

4 Prerequisites to Writing an Excellent Roundup Post


After creating a template that explains the purpose of your roundup post and lists the questions, send your message to each of the contributors and allow them two weeks to respond. Once the roundup post has been published, e-mail your experts to let them know that it has been published.

Liquid Content Strategy – An old Idea gets life

Proactive Report

In a recent post Mark Schaefer talked about the need for a “liquid” content strategy. “For the first time in history, our marketing strategy is dictated by the channels and platforms, instead of the other way around. But the notion of a liquid strategy is not new.

10 Tips to Be a Social Media and Digital Marketing Rebel

Pam Moore

They write blog posts, record and publish videos, live streams, webinars and podcasts teaching and preaching others how to build a unique brand. Our agency, Marketing Nutz , gets contacted every day by business leaders who fell for vanity metric tactics and strategies.

5 Elements Of Your Association’s Brand


It includes your association’s logo, web design, the design of published material, email templates, stationary and anything and everything that flows out of the association. Content Strategy Humanize We spend a disproportionate amount of time on our association’s brand look.

10 Ways to Improve Your Editorial Calendar

Convince & Convert

So your editorial calendar should help you publish awesome content and get the traffic your content deserves. If that seems a little overwhelming to you, we created a social media plan template of the model we follow at CoSchedule. Date published.

A Better Guide to Promoting Your Content with Social Media

Convince & Convert

Well then, you might need a better content promotion strategy for social media. In fact, there were 730 million blog posts published in 2014 alone ! This is a simple schedule that will work as a guide or a template that you can use each time you publish new content on your blog.

10 Reasons Your Editorial Calendar Sucks (and How to Make It the Best)

Convince & Convert

So your editorial calendar should help you publish awesome content and get the traffic your content deserves. If that seems a little overwhelming to you, we created a social media plan template of the model we follow at CoSchedule. Date published.

7 Content Marketing Secrets to Increase Organic Traffic

Convince & Convert

Instead, tour email should aim to strike up a conversation: Broken Link Building: Initial Contact Email Template. Broken Link Building: Follow-Up Email Template. Visual Link Building: Initial Email Template.

7 Steps to Successful Content Marketing [Infographic]


A strategic, well-researched content marketing strategy will help you create content that resonates with your target market while increasing engagement, social shares, and the size of your audience. 7 Steps for an Optimized Content Marketing Strategy. Publish.

How to Strategize Your Annual Content Calendar Without Going Crazy

Convince & Convert

What if you could seriously get ahead with your content strategy to actually plan your work, then work your plan? Step 1: Start With Your Content Calendar Template. Chan Kim and Renee Mauborgne wrote a book called the Blue Ocean Strategy.

Resources for Small Staff Associations


Annielytics –she is a measurement guru and her site has a ton of great content, as well as free and paid templates. Paine Publishing –KD Paine is another measurement guru, and her site is a wealth of information and free resources. Complete beginners guide to content strategy.

17 Content Creation Secrets to Wow Your Readers

Convince & Convert

With more than 2 millions blog posts published every day, you need a way to make your content stand out. Thus, you published as many articles as you could in the 400 to 600 word range. Readers like to read examples of how one can achieve the results they want using your strategies.

How To Create More Content, Faster, Without Sacrificing on Quality


Self Publishing Can Actually Make You Money… Really. I have a bunch of cool templates there for visual quotes, header images, etc., Content Strategy Industry Insider

29 Ways to Save Time and Overcome Your Marketing Challenges

Convince & Convert

Takeaway: Define no more than three SMART goals for your entire content strategy (taking on too much can spread your resources too thin). Takeaway: Publishing consistent content definitely helps build a loyal audience of returning readers. Turn your publishing on autopilot.

105 Ideas to Add to Your Editorial Calendar

Convince & Convert

That’s why we recently launched a new feature for our content marketing editorial calendar tool that helps marketers plan any type of content they could possibly want to publish. Find a keyword your audience is looking for, and publish content to provide that information.

105 Types of Content to Fill Up Your Editorial Calendar

Convince & Convert

That’s why we recently launched a new feature for our content marketing editorial calendar tool that helps marketers plan any type of content they could possibly want to publish. Find a keyword your audience is looking for, and publish content to provide that information.

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37 of the Best Facebook Page Apps for Brand Marketing


Heyo’s easy-to-use editor and templates enable you to use contests, promotions, and deals to drive traffic, leads, and sales. NetworkedBlogs automatically publishes your blog posts to Facebook, so you get found and generate more traffic. .

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25 Excellent Content Marketing Tools for Your Brand


The team at Social Media Strategies Summit researched the marketplace of content creation, curation, promotion and distribution, and tracking/analytics tools to assemble the infographic below. You can manage your workflow and publish yourself or via API integration.

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The Rapid eLearning Blog

Buzz Marketing for Technology

So, they opted for a rapid elearning strategy instead. The Real Purpose of the E-Learning Template. Last week I told you to stop using templates for e-learning that were designed for presentations. Presentation templates are designed for a different purpose.

Why Interactive Content Marketing is the Future

Convince & Convert

My agency recently developed a tool to help people decide whether a template or custom website was the right choice based on 18 factors ( Try out the tool ). Not all brands are built to be publishers, and most brands are not equipped to easily build interactive content.

How to Use SlideShare to Attract 450k Views of Your Content

Socially Sorted

I also use Canva to create Slide Presentations – they have great templates and it’s a great way to create your first slide presentation. And as soon as a slide deck gets published, take to social media to promote it. Slideshare Social Media Strategy Visual Social Media

13 Tools That Can Make Your Social Media Marketing Much Easier


Do not allow social media marketing to consume most of your time when you can utilize these tools to streamline your marketing strategies thereby allowing you to dedicate that time to other useful aspects of your business.

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Drive Sales and Increase Conversions With These Types of Content

Convince & Convert

This strategy will get your emails sent directly to the trash, not to mention drive many a PR-weary journalist to drink. Potential clients are more willing to meet with you when they see that respected outlets have published your ideas.

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22 Must Know SEO Writing Tips for Higher Rankings

Writtent Blog

Google favors sites that continuously publish fresh content, so writing consistently can improve visibility. Keeping a file that contains all your best ideas, keywords, templates, and information can save you a lot of time when writing. Image source. SEO writing tips in 2014?