You’ve probably heard the saying that content is king. The demise of content marketing has been predicted for a while now but a 2015 poll asked marketers to name the digital marketing technique they thought would make the biggest commercial impact over the year. Content marketing came top for the third year running, getting more than twice as many votes as the second placed technique (leveraging big data) and almost three times as many as the third (marketing automation).
Since you’re here reading our blog, it’s safe to assume that you’ve got an interest in communicating with organisations or consumers in foreign language markets. Maybe you’re thinking of getting outside of the 25 percent of the internet that uses English online and making some new customers and contacts in the other 75 percent of…
We were lucky enough to catch up with fellow Edinburgh-based Marketer, and founder of digital agency Velocity Digital, Mike McGrail, recently. He was very happy to share his thoughts on what trends he expects to see in Digital Marketing this year – and what he’d like to see. Read our full interview with him below.
Google Panda, a series of on-going algorithm updates and data refreshes for the search engine, was born in 2011. And in the last four years there have been numerous updates in an attempt to improve search results and reward sites with good quality content.
Content marketing has become a hot buzz word in the last year or two. But is this discipline really the future of online marketing? In our latest interview, journalist and SEO expert Eric Kubitz, looks at the best ways to reach your target audience and why SEO is still important.
More and more companies are using content marketing to build their brand – but could they be doing more harm than good? From excessive jargon to self-indulgence, copywriting expert Konrad Sanders looks at some of the most common mistakes.
Great copywriting is a cornerstone of any marketing strategy. But how do you find the right writer for your business? Konrad Sanders, founder of The Creative Copywriter shares his advice on how to choose a copywriter.
LinkedIn made a genius step with its long-form posts program – which encouraged lots of high-quality content providers to get active on LinkedIn. From “I don’t share on LinkedIn because none of my 1000 LinkedIn connections is there to listen to me”, LinkedIn got suddenly turned into the content marketing hub.
Content marketing has been a huge trend in recent years. While it’s clearly a very popular topic of conversation, many companies still don’t understand exactly what they’re doing.
Marketing is no longer about campaigns, battles or tactics. It’s more about creating great content, giving readers value and building long-term engagement.
Robert Rose, Chief Strategist at the Content Marketing Institute, shares his insights on marketing, technology and overcoming language and cultural barriers in our interview.