A Complete Guide to Content Marketing for Nonprofits in 2020

A Complete Guide to Content Marketing for Nonprofits in 2020

Content Marketing
So, how does a nonprofit “market” itself to its intended audience. It’s understandable if this feels more than a little challenging. Fortunately, I’ve got some tips that will help you out. Here is a guide to content marketing for nonprofits in 2020. What is the Role of Content Marketing for Nonprofits? It takes a lot to run a nonprofit organization. Considering that, you might not think that investing in content marketing for nonprofits will be worth it. Fortunately, that’s not the case. A nonprofit that begins a content marketing campaign often accomplishes a few important goals. These goals are raising both awareness and funds. If no one is aware of your nonprofit, it’s hard for it to raise money. If it isn’t running money, it’s hard for a nonprofit to…
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14 Best Content Marketing Blogs to Check Out in 2020

14 Best Content Marketing Blogs to Check Out in 2020

Content Marketing
If you’re like me, you’ve been spending more time than normal at home this year. While I hope you enjoy all of my content here, there’s no way I can say everything about content marketing (yet). In all seriousness, there are many great content marketing websites out there. So, I wanted to put together a quick list of (in my opinion) the best content marketing blogs to check out in 2020. 1. Convince & Convert Before we go any further, I have to mention the company I would refer to as “The Godfather of Content Marketing.” Forgive me if that’s an out of date movie reference, but it’s a classic. The foundation of Convince & Convert began in 2008 from the mind of Jay Baer, someone who’s been an online…
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How Content Marketing Drives Sales – 3 Proven Benefits

How Content Marketing Drives Sales – 3 Proven Benefits

Content Marketing
It’s understandable to have a few questions about how content marketing drives sales. I’ve been asked this question many times, so I thought it would be helpful to include several ways that content marketing directly affects a sales department. It can be a pretty cool relationship and one that can vastly improve your company. Time to Learn How Content Marketing Drives Sales Alright, let’s get started with how content marketing drives sales. These three ways are the main reasons why content marketing can have a major positive affect on your company’s sales efforts. By learning these three tips, you'll have a much better understanding of how content marketing can help boost the performance of your sales team. 1. Having a Meeting of the Minds There’s something great when two departments…
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4 Ways Financial Content Marketing Can Bring You More Clients

4 Ways Financial Content Marketing Can Bring You More Clients

Content Marketing
One study found that there are 4.57 billion internet users throughout the world. If you want to reach such a large group of people, you'll need to have a content marketing strategy. When it comes to having a financial content marketing strategy, it's understandable to want some help. Fortunately, I've got some helpful tips for your financial firm to get its content marketing campaign off the ground. Let's not waste any time and get started with these tips. By following these tips, you'll have a financial content marketing strategy that amazes your customers and gets your competition jealous of your firm's results. 1. No complicated terms One of the most important keys to having a successful financial content marketing plan is speaking to your audience. As you begin preparing your…
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Real Estate Content Marketing Tips for Closing More Leads

Real Estate Content Marketing Tips for Closing More Leads

Content Marketing
As a real estate agent, you’re spending lots of time speaking with clients and showing houses. But how much time are you spending on content marketing? Real estate content marketing is an important way for you to start gaining more customers and making more sales. How do you do it? Here are a few content marketing tips for real estate agents wanting more leads. One of the first steps to take before creating content is to have a plan for it. Doing this is simple, you’ll only need to come up with a list of topics to start writing about. It’s best to create topics you think your audience would find interesting. Don’t make it all about trying to sell the client right away. Put yourself in the shoes of…
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4 Reasons to Hire a Content Marketing Specialist Right Now

4 Reasons to Hire a Content Marketing Specialist Right Now

Content Marketing
You probably don’t need me to tell you how much content is on the internet. Whether it’s articles, pictures, or videos, companies are creating content each and every day. When it comes to content marketing, you typically have two options which are either creating content in-house or hiring another person or company to do this for you. If you’re going to hire a content marketing specialist, it’s helpful to know what you’re supposed to be looking for. Let’s look at what a content marketing specialist does and why your business needs to hire one. What's a Content Marketing Specialist? It’s common to see this role referred to as either a content marketing strategist or content marketing consultant. Generally speaking, most of these titles are simply ways to describe the same…
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Content Marketing for Small Businesses: 11 Ways to Crush It in 2020

Content Marketing for Small Businesses: 11 Ways to Crush It in 2020

Content Marketing
In my eight years as a content marketer, I’ve been fortunate enough to help lots of companies grow. Some of my favorite memories involve helping a small business win big over their larger competitors. Along the way, I’ve picked up many tips to help improve how your small business approaches content marketing. Let’s take a closer look at how to do content marketing for small businesses the right way. Why Small Businesses and Content Marketing Make a Perfect Pair Before we start jumping into strategies you can start using today, I wanted to quickly cover what makes content marketing for small businesses so beneficial. Here are four beneficial reasons why content marketing works so well for smaller companies. You Don’t Need a Huge Budget Understandably, most small business owners are…
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Content Marketing vs Inbound Marketing (+6 Other Marketing Types)

Content Marketing vs Inbound Marketing (+6 Other Marketing Types)

Content Marketing
There are lots of marketing types out there. If you’re trying to learn more about content marketing, it’s understandable to have questions. Some of these questions might have to do with comparing content marketing to other types of marketing. Let's compare the similarities and differences between content marketing and other marketing types. Content Marketing vs Inbound Marketing and 6 Others To come up with this list, I researched the topics people were comparing content marketing with. Hopefully, this help you clear up a lot of misconceptions. By learning this information, you'll be a much more effective marketer. Here are the seven most common types of marketing that are often compared to content marketing. 1. Content Marketing vs Inbound Marketing With the popularity of the internet and all things digital, marketers…
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How to Create The Perfect Content Marketing Strategy for 2020

How to Create The Perfect Content Marketing Strategy for 2020

Content Marketing
To gain more customers and increase revenue, it’s time to think about content marketing. Whether you’re new to this marketing method or you’re wanting to learn a little more, I’ve got tips, real-world examples, and everything else you need to know about developing a content marketing strategy. What is This Type of Strategy? Creating content for your company’s audience is great. But, how do you know what you’re going to talk to them about? To help solve this problem, your company needs a content marketing strategy. A content marketing strategy is a multi-step approach to determine what content is best for your audience. This type of strategy isn’t only for B2B companies. Research shows that 86% of business to consumer companies felt that content marketing is an effective strategy. 4…
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Content Marketing for Law Firms and Lawyers: 6 Tips You Need to Know

Content Marketing for Law Firms and Lawyers: 6 Tips You Need to Know

Content Marketing
At some point in their lives, almost everyone will need the help of a law firm. It's understandable to think that content marketing is only for companies looking for brand ambassadors. However, this isn't true. Content marketing can help out those in almost any industry. What can you do to make sure that these people are choosing your firm and not your competition? To do this, you’ll want to learn about content marketing for law firms. Here are 6 amazing tips you can start using to improve your law firm’s content marketing strategy right now. What is Content Marketing for Law Firms? Content marketing for law firms takes place when firms utilize web-based content to market themselves to the public. Examples of content marketing strategies include, but aren’t limited to:…
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