Here’s a Great List of Instagram Story Examples and Case Studies

We’ve shared a previous article, Everything You Need to Know About Instagram Stories, but how are brands utilizing them to drive marketing and sales? Instagram Story Statistics: So how are brands putting Instagram Stories to work for them? Here are 7 ways that brands are utilizing stories to increase awareness, engagement, and sales with Instagram users: Product Promotion – 36% of all stories directly promote the sale of a product or service. An Inside Look

Wooing More Buyers and Reducing Waste Through Intelligent Content

Content marketing’s efficacy has been well documented, yielding 300% more leads at a 62% lower cost than traditional marketing, reports DemandMetric. No wonder sophisticated marketers have shifted their dollars to content, in a big way. The obstacle, however, is that a good chunk of that content (65%, in fact) is hard to find, poorly conceived or unappealing to its target audience. That’s a big problem. “You can have the best content in the world,” shared

12 Ideas to Differentiate Your Content Marketing

I love the fact that our readers stick with us even though we don’t get too wildly creative. Curating and publishing a ton of infographics helps differentiate our publication from others out there – but we’ve not gone too far beyond that. Our podcast interviews series with marketing leaders is one effort, and our MarketingClips® is another. Most of the reason we stick to concise textual content is purely from an efficiency standpoint. We have

The 4 Most Effective B2B Content Formats?

We’re not surprised by the results of the Content Marketing Benchmarking Report 2015. We’ve shifted almost all of our focus for increasing market share, brand awareness and conversion optimization on the content authority that we’re developing for our clients. The Top Content Formats for B2B Marketing are: Case Studies – Aside from promoting your brand, a case study provides an effective means of telling a story about a customer that will register with other prospects

2015 State of Digital Marketing

We’re seeing quite a change when it comes to digital marketing and this infographic from Smart Insights breaks down the strategies and provides some data that speaks well to the change. From an agency standpoint, we’re watching as more and more agencies adopt a wider array of services. It’s been almost 6 years since I launched my agency, DK New Media, and I was advised by some of the best agency owners in the industry