content marketing

Joining The Dots Marketing

Dot-to-dots were great, weren’t they? I used to spend hours with those books creating slightly jagged looking pictures as I shakily joined the dots together. Marketing your business is a bit like doing a dot-to-dot. A lot of companies produce content;…

Why Isn’t Your Content Marketing Working?

After all the pestering from your management, staff, and online gurus, you decided you needed a content marketing strategy. That’s great. The only problem is you’re not seeing the results you should (or rather…

Content Marketing Doesn’t Have To Be Hard

The daily grind of creating fresh long-form content to keep your readers (and the search engines happy) is a huge task. It can, at times, feel as though you’re scaling…

Create Your Own Content Marketing Ideas Generator

    How cool would it be to have a continuous supply of content ideas for your marketing activities? Never again would you have that awful empty head feeling when…

How To Make Your Content Irresistible

  Before I launch into this post about how to make your content irresistible, I want to point out I’m making a few assumptions: You are a fair writer with a good grasp of…

The Copywriter’s Green Cross Code

  If you’re a similar age to me and grew up in the UK, you’ll probably remember the government’s various public safety films that featured the likes of Tufty Fluffytail, ‘Charley says’, and the Green Cross Code…

Don’t Make People Hunt For Your Content

  You’re good. You know that. Your writing is spot on and full of golden nuggets. You write every post confident that people will flood your site to read it.…

5 Ways to Stop Selling and Make An Impact

  Do you want to know what’s turning off your customers? Your insistence on selling to them at every given opportunity. You might…

Content Marketing Strategy – Where Do You Start?

  You need a content marketing strategy, but where do you start? Do you blog, write white papers, curate content? The one thing you’ll realise very early…

The Definition of Quality Content

  In your business you use content everywhere: editorials, marketing, PR, SEO, social media, website copy, blog posts, brochures, email marketing, newsletters, white papers, video, blah, blah, blah. And yet many of you are still writing it…