Love this resource! My fellow content writers, you may have used the word “very” for the last time: 45 ways to avoid using the word ‘very’. Related articles Your high horse may stumble… I came, I saw, I conquered…….. Cookies for Breakfast? You Bet!
A great content marketer — like a great public speaker — knows that capturing and holding your audience’s attention is half the battle. Writing in Inc. magazine, Sims Wyeth shares 10 effective ways to do just that: Public Speaking Tips: How to Capture and Hold People’s Attention | Inc.com. Related articles Four Public Speaking Tips […]
Listen Now: Can’t access the player? Subscribe on iTunes or Stitcher, or subscribe to the RSS feed Welcome to Episode 61 of the Content Marketing Podcast! If you joined us for last week’s podcast, you’ll recall we talked about taking off your “publisher hat” and inviting your audience in to your content creation process. (Need to […]
Yes, campers, March 4 is National Grammar Day, established in 2008 by Martha Brockenbrough, founder of the Society for the Promotion of Good Grammar (SPOGG) and author of Things That Make Us [Sic] (extra geek points to everyone who gets the pun in that title). If you’ve hung around this blog or our podcast for […]
Whether you’re a writer, a graphic artist, a video creator, or a podcaster, I believe that every content creator can cite at least one defining moment: those moments that forever shapes who we are as creatives, what we stand for, and how we work. So, in today’s “vlog” post, I share my own defining moment […]
Love them or hate them (and yes, many, many of us do hate them) but the selfie — a self-portrait, usually snapped with a smartphone — is a fact of cyber-life in 2014. In fact, so ubiquitous is the selfie these days that the term earned Oxford Dictionaries’ coveted “Word of the Year” nod for 2013. So, what does […]
Great list of tools for online creatives from the CopyPress Community … and you may notice a familiar name listed under “Favorite Podcasts!” Tools for Bloggers, Writers, Publishers and Designers.
If you were a member of the Denver Broncos football team, you had a lot of reasons to feel great going into Super Bowl XLVII. Both your coach and your future-Hall-of-Fame quarterback had been there, done that Super Bowl thing. Your #1-seeded offense had been breaking records all season long. Fer cryin’ out loud, your VP of Operations is […]
Great primer from Ken Lyons over at All Business Experts for measuring the success of your content marketing program: How to Measure Your Content Marketing Success. Related articles Content Marketing Success Must Be Measured by Conversions Not Engagement How to Measure the Effectiveness of Your Content Marketing How to Build a Successful Content Marketing Team