6 Reasons Your Marketing Team Needs to Retain a Professional Writer

6 Reasons Your Marketing Team Needs to Retain a Professional Writer

The pace of change for today’s marketers is breathtaking. Every day, it seems there are new tools and technologies to help us reach a more demanding — and more distracted — audience. One thing is certain, however: content marketing is here to stay. In fact, it has become a key component of most companies’ marketing … Continue reading 6 Reasons Your Marketing Team Needs to Retain a Professional Writer

Twitter: What Is It and Should You Do It?

Twitter: What Is It and Should You Do It?

I admit it. I’ve resisted Twitter. But recent life events (blog post for another day!) have made me keenly interested in certain public figures and certain topics. Now, Twitter is my go-to to stay (gulp, buzzword) engaged! Twitter has become one of the most used social media platforms because it is both personal and rapid. … Continue reading Twitter: What Is It and Should You Do It?

F* It, We’ll Do It Live!

F* It, We’ll Do It Live!

I’m not big into memes, but every time my crowd needs to do something spur of the moment, we invoke this phrase. This is our way of trusting the universe that things will come together. For a business that has lots of “aha” moments with customers and potential customers, the power of Facebook Live provides … Continue reading F* It, We’ll Do It Live!

Content Marketing: 2019 Edition

Content Marketing: 2019 Edition

I went to theater school before business school. Acting, directing and producing are not really that different from marketing and product management, trust me! When content marketing became a thing back in 2015, it was a natural fit for me. Choosing the script, tailoring to the audience you knew you were best for, polishing your … Continue reading Content Marketing: 2019 Edition

How a Robust Content Marketing Strategy Fueled Corporate Growth in an Emerging Space [Case Study]

How a Robust Content Marketing Strategy Fueled Corporate Growth in an Emerging Space [Case Study]

When your company evolves a product to enter an emerging market, how do you educate potential customers? How can you become a thought leader in a brand new space? As part of its core mission, Treasure Data always knew that “for any business, the ability to make sense of its data and turn it into actionable … Continue reading How a Robust Content Marketing Strategy Fueled Corporate Growth in an Emerging Space [Case Study]

Social Media Marketing: Do This, Not That

Social Media Marketing: Do This, Not That

Why is the Eat This, Not That! franchise so successful? We crave clarity, simplicity, and inspiration. And, a) we all eat, b) we want guilty pleasures, but with maybe a little less guilt. If you are a marketing manager and social media falls under your purview, odds are you would welcome clarity, simplicity, and inspiration in … Continue reading Social Media Marketing: Do This, Not That

Social Media Marketing: How to Choose from So Many Channels

Social Media Marketing: How to Choose from So Many Channels

If you’re a content marketer, odds are that a client has asked, “Which social media channels do I need to be on?” When you made your recommendation, did you wish that you had more information on all the choices and what works best for whom? Your wish is my command! I had the privilege of … Continue reading Social Media Marketing: How to Choose from So Many Channels

Julia Roberts and How Instagram Fits Into Your Content Marketing Mix

Julia Roberts and How Instagram Fits Into Your Content Marketing Mix

Pretty Woman groupies rejoice! Julia Roberts has finally joined Instagram. So what if the actress who won our hearts when she channeled our inner schadenfreude at snobby saleswomen may not be top of mind? If you’re a retailer appealing to the “casual chic, no longer Forever 21” crowd, you’d definitely want to know this. Why? … Continue reading Julia Roberts and How Instagram Fits Into Your Content Marketing Mix

5 Ways You Can Use Motion Graphics

5 Ways You Can Use Motion Graphics

In this final blog of a three-part series, I cover some common ways motion graphics can be effectively used in digital marketing. If you’re interested in learning about how effective motion graphics are, or what you need to have before starting an animation, please read my two previous blog posts! Example of an animated business … Continue reading 5 Ways You Can Use Motion Graphics

How to Get Started on a Motion Graphics Project [Infographic]

How to Get Started on a Motion Graphics Project [Infographic]

If you read the previous blog post about how motion graphics improves ROI, you may be wondering what the next step is. While each project might have unique requirements, there are five things you’ll need for any motion graphics project. Let’s dive right in with… 1. Story/Message The purpose of any marketing content is to … Continue reading How to Get Started on a Motion Graphics Project [Infographic]