The 5 Elements of a Strong Inbound Marketing Strategy

On August 25, 2015

Are you a huge fan of cold calls? What about the marketing emails – that you never signed up for – invading your inbox? TV commercials in the middle of your favorite show? Unless it’s the Super Bowl, these marketing messages tend to be frowned upon or ignored rather than delightfully consumed.

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5 Inspiring Marketing Tips I Learned at #MozCon

On July 24, 2015

I’ve been on a conference craze the last few months, traveling to the west coast on three separate occasions (Portland once and Seattle twice), as well as attending two digital marketing conferences in my hometown, Boston. As much as I love Seattle’s mountain-lined backdrop, hipster style seafood, and decoratively brewed lattés, I’m ready to enjoy the rest of my New England summer on the east coast sans six-hour fights.

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18 Sneaky Ways to Build Brand Awareness

On July 10, 2015

When you need a tissue, do you ask for a tissue, or for a Kleenex? When you’re ordering a drink at a fast-food restaurant, do you ask for a cola, or a Coke? What about when you cut yourself? Do you look for a plastic bandage, or a Band-Aid?

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The 18+ Best Marketing Podcasts: Learn With the Pros

On June 10, 2015

For the clever marketer looking to optimize time during the car ride commute or while waiting for the bus, podcasts offer a handy solution. Podcasts are great tools for learning and catching up on industry news. Lucky for us, there are some truly stellar digital marketing podcasts out there worth tuning in to. We’re delivering the top marketing podcasts worth filling your ear with.

Here are my top picks for the best marketing podcasts (in no particular order).

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How a Stupid Marketing Quiz Can Actually Drive Leads

On May 27, 2015

We’ve all noticed quizzes like these flooding our social feeds:

  • “How Well Do You Know Swedish Ice Cream Flavors?”
  • “Where Should You Schedule Your Next Overseas Appendectomy?”
  • “Which Laotian Political Party Should You Pledge Absolute Allegiance To?”

Obviously I jest a bit, because everyone knows that Laos is a single-party state. But here’s the truth—we’ve all taken a “stupid quiz” like this and loved it, which is how quizzes have become one of the most shared forms of content on the web. And that’s not stupid at all.

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