But in that time, I have read many insightful and helpful articles and blog posts, all instructing how to leverage the benefits of content marketing to drive business.
And so it’s time for me to share with my readers the expertise and brilliance of some of my favourite bloggers and industry thought leaders.
Social Media Strategy
What can marketers do on LinkedIn that they can’t on other social networking platforms? - LinkedIn is arguably my favourite social media platform. Find out why Brankica Underwood thinks it trumps the others in certain respects.
40+ Tips on How to Become a Social Media Rock Star - If anyone knows how to become a social media rockstar, it’s Kikolani!
Facebook contests – 14 Apps To Help You Out - This post was fascinating for me – as I have several clients looking at Facebook contests as a social media marketing resource. Jens offers a comprehensive list of things to consider.
YouTube – The Untapped Traffic Generation Source? - I’ve written a lot about the emerging importance of YouTube and video as a source of traffic for your blog and website. This post confirms that notion, and more!
3 Simple Ways to Expand Your Blog Through Social Media - I always tell my clients that social media is a vehicle through which your content can be shared. It’s a pipeline, of sorts. Danny Brown explains how to use that pipeline to grow your blog and reach more readers and prospects.
Content Marketing Insight
7 Steps to Turning Large Companies into Content Marketing and Blogging Machines - Brilliant vision; amazing strategy – Marcus Sheridan knows what he’s talking about, and every C-level executive should take note of this post!
How to best engage readers of a blog - Danny Iny’s Naked Truth About Marketing series is jam packed with great information! And this video, in particular, speaks to the fundamentals of blog engagement.
How to Write Content Faster? - Great quick and dirty tips to churn out quality content that resonates with your readers.
How Writing = More Traffic and Subscribers - Every business owner, marketing executive, blogger or independent entrepreneur can leverage the benefits of guest posting to drive traffic. Tom Ewer (via Danny Iny) explain how to do that.
The Real Secret to Optimizing Your Content - An interesting take on Google’s new algorithm, how it puts you at risk, and how you should respond.
Productivity & Entrepreneurship
Are you neglecting an important audience? - Sometimes we overlook the obvious as we build our business. Ameena Falchetto sets us straight and makes sure that you aren’t missing a critical opportunity!
How To Learn Like A Boss: The Hidden Steps - To succeed, you must never stop learning. Jason’s epic infographic tells you how to do that!
Are You Making This Same Mistake - It’s hard to believe that Adrienne Smith has made any career-dashing mistakes. But she did. In this post, she shares how she moved beyond the mistake and found even greater success.
Do you have THIS? If not, you won’t be a successful entrepreneur - Benny tells it like it is, and I agree with him 100% when it comes to this critical quality.
Get pregnant at 25 if you want a high-powered career - I love Penelope Trunk. While I don’t agree with everything she says, I enjoy reading all of it. You will too.
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