Digital Marketing Channels and When to Use Them
When planning a digital marketing campaign, marketers are often faced with tough questions. To help make your job a little bit easier, we’ve broken down the top digital marketing channels and how you can best use them to help your business grow.
How To Guide: Content Activation
You’ve set your business goals and objectives, now it’s time to activate strategies and tactics to meet those goals. But, where do you start?
The Three A’s of Social Engagement
When is the last time you heard back from a brand after giving it a shout out on your social media? Have you been acknowledged by a company on social media after you had a bad experience with them? To be an active participant in social media is extremely important for a brand.
Website Copywriting 101: Writing for How People Read Online
Writing user-friendly website content requires you to understand your users, front-load important content, use plain language, check your tone of voice and consider metadata.
Increasing Meaningful Interactions with White Space
Would you rather hear a bedtime story read by a master storyteller or a master auctioneer? Pauses, variance in speed and dynamic inflection can help captivate an audience during a story.
Drupal vs. WordPress: Choosing the Best CMS for your Website
WordPress and Drupal are both content management systems (CMS) that have been around since the early 2000s. Both are open-source (meaning that the source code is made freely available and can be modified and redistributed) and have a strong community of developers who help extend the core functionality with additional modules/plugins. While WordPress has a lot of name recognition, the lesser known Drupal has some benefits over WordPress worth considering.
Common SEO Traps & How to Avoid Them
Search Engine Optimization, or SEO, is key for ranking high on search engines and driving organic traffic to your website. Incorporating SEO strategies can make a huge difference for your brand’s online presence, but if you take shortcuts, Google will notice and your ranking will drop. Avoid these SEO traps to make sure your website doesn’t get docked.
Tools to Optimize Customer Engagement
Customer engagement is the connection between customer and brand. It encourages customers to interact and share their experiences with the brands they support. Positive and strong customer engagement can grow a brand substantially, while lackluster or negative customer experiences can potentially deal businesses a fatal blow. Let’s look at a few different tools you can use to enhance the quality of your customer engagement.
Five Steps to Successful Digital Content Marketing [Infographic]
Content marketing could seem overwhelming as a concept. However, if broken down properly, it’s much more palatable and can be the largest weapon in your marketing arsenal. Whether you are looking to increase awareness, drive lead generation or create conversions, content marketing can provide the results you’re seeking. I have developed a process that will help you get to the heart of your story while engaging with your target audience.
The Uncanny Valley of Chatbot Artificial Intelligence (AI)
One of the biggest tech trends gaining steam in 2018 is the rise of artificially intelligent chatbots. Thankfully, none are hunting Sarah Conner or trying to run over Will Smith just yet, but the technology driving chatbots has made some impressive strides in the last few years.