This year we attended #SearchLove in Boston, an SEO conference from Distilled. We’ve been slacking on the conference circuit because biz has been growing so fast the past few years, but I’m always endlessly thankful that I attended when I do register for one. SearchLove was no different. Pat and I came back to the […]
Your social media flops for a lot of reasons, but it usually comes down to a lot more than your original content marketing effort. Let’s keep this short and simple: if your content isn’t getting shared, it doesn’t mean you’re publishing bad content. Although, it might. Social media flops much more often than it succeeds. Sometimes […]
Allocating a budget to content marketing isn’t always easy in the convincing department, so when you’re looking to share some reasons to blog with the higher-ups, start here. A company blog is the most useful section of any business website, so if you’re looking for reasons to blog, begin with practicality. It’s more important than […]
Spend time creating a better blog, and your homepage can suck as much as it wants to When’s the last time that you looked at your homepage? For some businesses, it’s every day; for others, it’s once every few months. Why? It’s not that interesting, and it rarely changes. But that’s not why your homepage sucks. […]
The most important thing to recognize is that this employee doesn’t know the value of his knowledge, and might not even be “bored” with his industry, but doesn’t realize which parts are fascinating to a consumer. That’s the challenge, telling a guy who’s in the trenches every day, which pieces are most interesting to those who aren’t.