Why Only 20% of Readers are Clicking Through on Your Article Title

Headlines, post titles, titles, headings… whatever you want to call them, they’re the most important factor in every piece of content you deliver. How important? According to this Quicksprout infographic, while 80% of people read a headline, only 20% of the audience actually clicks. Title tags are critical to search engine optimization and headlines are essential to getting your content shared on social media. Now that you know headlines are important, you’re probably wondering what

Content Marketing Adoption, Tactics and Results in 2014

We’ve published the State of Content Marketing from Eloqua, the Current State of 2014 Content Marketing, and 2014 Content Marketing Trends… are you beginning to see a theme this year? This infographic from Uberflip illustrates the current state of content marketing among B2B and B2C businesses. Which tactics do marketers currently prefer? Are they seeing the results that they expect? What does the future look like? Check it out! This infographic takes a bit of

What a Tangled Web Native Advertising Will Weave

I’m not sure if you’ve seen this video yet. It’s not safe for work but it’s absolutely hilarious regarding the topic of major newspapers and traditional news publications looking to increase revenue through the display of native advertising, also known as sponsored content. What is Native Advertising? Native advertising is an online advertising method in which the advertiser attempts to gain attention by providing content in the context of the user’s experience. Native ad formats

25 Awesome Content Marketing Tools

We recently shared 25 Awesome Social Media Marketing Tools from the 2013 Social Media Strategies Summit. This is not a comprehensive list, just some tools that you can use to augment your brand’s content marketing strategy, including stand-out examples of five tools across five categories of content marketing: Curation – These tools help in the process of discovering and gathering a range of web content related to a particular topic, then displaying it in a