Content Marketing Tools and Technology

3 Graphic Design Tips for Non-Designers

Given the power of visual content (it’s more memorable and more engaging than text-based content), many marketers have turned to DIY graphic design software or contracted with graphic artists. With more traditionally text-focused people entering the world of visuals, it’s time for a brief refresher on the essential principles of design. It’s time for a …

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11 Content Curation and Collaboration Tools to Save You Time

Editor’s note: You may have missed the original version of this post a couple years ago. We’re sharing Aaron’s updated version today, as more efficient teamwork is a constant need for content marketers. As content marketers, we have our work cut out for us. Getting original ideas off the ground is hard enough. Unfortunately, when …

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6 Ways to Use Reviews in Your Content and Pitfalls to Avoid

Want a shortcut to creating content that will convert, resonate with your customers, and save you time? Enter third-party review websites. For content marketers, reviews are like an unending recipe book. They are your golden ticket to efficient content that converts. (A 2017 study by the Spiegel Research Center reports that displaying reviews can increase conversion rates …

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How to Turn Brand Monitoring Into Content Assets

Monitoring your brand’s mentions is not an option these days. It’s a must. The web is open and public. Someone is discussing your brand and you better be there to listen and participate. But is there any way to get more out of a necessary task? Yes. Consider these three ways to turn those brand …

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3 Helpful SEO Moves to Get on Topic

To produce reliable and scalable results, think beyond the content you write. Look at the structure and targeting of your content. Here’s a crash course on three advanced SEO techniques to help you get more conversions and better ranking from content you’re creating. You won’t need the help of your IT department to use these …

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If You Aren’t Using Website Videos, You’re Missing These 3 Benefits

Video options abound, particularly given its growing influence on content marketing success. If you’re thinking video is best done on social media channels, you may not reap the biggest benefits. You need to create videos for your website. To make that pitch to your brand’s executives, read on and grab some stats to support your …

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