How to do influencer marketing right in 2017

How to do influencer marketing right in 2017

This article and expertise was originally published on Forbes. Are you tired of hearing about influencer marketing yet? Well according to just about every year-end review, it’s among the top trends for 2017 so you’d better get moving if you want to keep up. A study published in eMarketer showed that nearly 85% of marketing and communications professionals worldwide expected to …

What is Influencer Marketing All About?

What is Influencer Marketing All About?

When you have a product or a service to sell, your primary marketing objective lies in finding the shortest and surest way to your customer’s heart. For years, marketing theorists have been analyzing and practitioners experimenting with an array of vehicles to carry the message from the advertiser to the end-consumer. Some ways have been more effective than others. In …

12 Guidelines to Maximize your Social Media Presence

12 Guidelines to Maximize your Social Media Presence

Talking about social media and blogging in general, content is often considered the king. Undoubtedly in a way, it is. This is what you put before people, through which they start to develop thoughts about your brand’s image and then they decide whether they follow you or not. The question is whether or not  content is the only thing you …

How to Curate Content for Your Social Media Pages to Boost Engagement and Save Time

How to Curate Content for Your Social Media Pages to Boost Engagement and Save Time

Social media marketers today almost unanimously agree on the significance of content curation. Brands and businesses have realized that continuously creating original content is challenging, in terms of both, the creative capacity it demands and the time it requires. Content curation, on the other hand, comes with several advantages, including its ability to help you establish thought leadership within a …

5 Ways Your Social Media Posts Improve Your SEO

5 Ways Your Social Media Posts Improve Your SEO

Google has been particularly enigmatic about how, or even if, its rankings are influenced by social media. But the experience of industry professionals has been universal—highly engaged content has much greater SEO value than do less popular pages. And that makes sense. Google’s algorithm is designed—and is constantly being tweaked—to find and rank high-quality, useful content for each search query. …

Five Inexpensive Tips to Get Your Startup Noticed

Five Inexpensive Tips to Get Your Startup Noticed

Congratulations on entering the space and launching your own startup! But, you know you won’t be making much out of it if it remains unnoticed. There are no magical ways for letting the world know about your super cool startup, just a few quick and inexpensive tips to help you attract new business. Make profiles on Facebook and twitter immediately …

It's Time Marketers Rethink Their Commitment to Content

It’s Time Marketers Rethink Their Commitment to Content

Eighty-six percent of B-to-C marketers in a recent study say they will be including content marketing in their budgets this year. That makes plenty of sense because it’s no secret that as consumer attention scatters across channels, devices, times and places, simply hammering people over the head with paid advertising is becoming harder to do. The word “content” means something …

How to Package Your Content for Social Media Shares

How to Package Your Content for Social Media Shares

Have you ever pasted a link into Facebook or Twitter to find that the associated image has nothing to do with the content of that page, or that the post description reads like an SEO Mad Lib? You think twice about sharing it, don’t you? There’s a way for marketers to control the experience their content produces as it shows up …

How to Promote Your YouTube Channel Like a Pro

How to Promote Your YouTube Channel Like a Pro

Video marketing has exploded tremendously over the past few years. It’s easier than ever to create high-quality videos and quickly upload them to YouTube using just your iPhone. But simply creating videos doesn’t necessarily guarantee anyone is going to watch them. You need to figure out how to promote your YouTube channel if you want to be successful. Not sure where to start? Don’t …

Top 20 Content Marketing Tools for 2017

Top 20 Content Marketing Tools for 2017

Content marketing requires a greater focus from some businesses than traditional advertisement routes–especially for niche industries like fashion or motorsports. Promoting quality content can increase your business’s brand authority, social media outreach and web traffic, which culminates in better ROI. Content marketing is the centerpiece of any SEO campaign, and loads of useful tools are available to refine your content strategy. Following …