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Demand Gen Report / May 23, 2015
As search marketing becomes a more integrated discipline, marketers are looking for ways to become more agile in their budgeting to stay competitive. Nearly half of digital marketing budgets are spent on search, with 31% on paid search and 18% on SEO, according to this infographic from Indazo, a search engine marketing firm.Read More
Tracy Gold / Content Marketing Institute / November 24, 2014
Search engine optimization (SEO) should be a linchpin in any successful content marketing plan. But with search engines updating algorithms on a frequent basis, how is a mortal content marketer supposed to keep up?
We’ve collected advice from Content Marketing Institute contributors that will help content marketers navigate SEO even as search engine optimization evolves. Check out the following SEO checklist to make sure your content marketing is set up for success.
1. Document your SEO strategy
Let’s start with your plan as soon as you finish reading this post: If you haven’t alreadyRead More
Demand Gen Report
Attracted to the lower cost-per-lead, greater lead volumes and other benefits, marketers are allocating larger portions of their marketing budgets to inbound marketing. The share of the marketing budget designated to inbound marketing tactics already exceeds 50% and is projected to rise to 65% in North America by 2015, according to SiriusDecisions.
Click here to download this report on Demand Gen Report to discover some of the key trends in SEO and inbound marketing.Read More
Mark Camilleri / Socialmedia Today / May 28th, 2014Read More
Christopher Baldock / Content Marketing Institute / March 26, 2014
In this post, we’ll focus on how the keyword strategies of the past have given way to a new type of strategy that can help your brand succeed in a semantic search world: an owned, paid, and earned content strategy.
Move over keyword strategy
Keyword strategies should be put to rest — at least, in the way they used to be utilized. The same thing can be said about trying to rank “on the first page.” Want to know the reason for this? Look no further than your own Google search results.
After searching for a topic, take a look at the first page. You’ll see snippets from industry experts you may know,Read More