How to Write a Content Marketing Plan that Quadruples Your Leads

How to Write a Content Marketing Plan that Quadruples Your Leads

by Michael Brenner on May 6, 2019 in Content Marketing

Every business wants more leads, and it could be simpler than you think to start generating more of them. In fact, a carefully constructed content marketing plan could quadruple your leads or better. There are many different ways you can generate leads for your business online, but content marketing should certainly form a major part […]

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6 Inspiring Content Marketing Examples from Uninspiring Industries

6 Inspiring Content Marketing Examples from Uninspiring Industries

by Michael Brenner on May 2, 2019 in Content Marketing

Content marketing at its best will draw you in without you even realizing what hit you. Nowhere is the power of good content more apparent than in the unsexiest of industries – finance. It’s not overly challenging to make fashion brands or vacation destinations appealing. But tax accounting? Now that takes skill. When marketers can […]

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Why SEO and Search Rankings Are Still the Best Business Case for Content Marketing

Why SEO and Search Rankings Are Still the Best Business Case for Content Marketing

by Michael Brenner on Apr 30, 2019 in Content Marketing

Whether you’re a one-person business or you’re in charge of marketing for a large corporation, any marketing activity you invest in must demonstrate measurable business benefits to make it worthy of your time and money. While content marketing offers many benefits, an improvement in SEO and search rankings is often one of the first and most […]

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Content Marketing Inspiration from Direct-to-Consumer Brands

Content Marketing Inspiration from Direct-to-Consumer Brands

by Michael Brenner on Apr 29, 2019 in Content Marketing

Today’s consumers have become savvier than ever, demanding more value for less money than ever before. Enter the direct-to-consumer (D2C) brand. With their ability to cut out the middleman and sell their products and services to the end customer, these brands have transformed not only the industries they’re in, but marketing as well. Let these […]

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The Power of Vulnerability in Event Marketing

The Power of Vulnerability in Event Marketing

by Michael Brenner on Apr 24, 2019 in Content Marketing

A couple of weeks ago I was watching a famous quarterback getting interviewed on stage at a technology conference. And I noticed that everyone around me was on their phones. Then he said, “You know this year I turned 40 years old. And I realize I won’t be doing this forever.” Everyone looked up. Trying […]

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What Does Employee Engagement Have to Do with Marketing?

What Does Employee Engagement Have to Do with Marketing?

by Michael Brenner on Apr 17, 2019 in Employee Activation

“What does employee engagement have to do with marketing? Isn’t that HR’s department?” managers and business owners often ask me. Before you go off into your siloed compartments, head shaking at such a crazy idea, hear me out. What is the number-one goal of marketing? To discover the best way to reach and convert new customers, […]

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