February 26, 2014 09:35 AM
Advocate marketing is fast becoming a hot topic among marketers, as they strive to bottle customers’ passion for their products and brand, and transform it into meaningful and measurable advocacy. In fact, a recent Forbes article on 2014 Digital Marketing Trends and Predictions, forecasts advocate marketing as a top trend for the year.
Like any type of marketing, the key to a successful advocate marketing strategy is finding ways to create engagement among influencers and br...
February 25, 2014 09:14 AM
When it comes to in-house video production, many marketers are met with uncertainties about where to start, whether in-house video will make their company look unprofessional, and what type of equipment is necessary. The good news is in-house video production is a lot less scary than you think.
In a recent webinar, director of content marketing Brendan Cournoyer, graphic designer Jason Petrucci, and guest speaker Michael Helton of Combined Insurance offered actionable advice and best pr...
February 14, 2014 09:54 AM
A few weeks back, Brendan Cournoyer wrote about how marketers can capitalize on live events to create a variety of video content assets featuring experts and speakers. In many of the same ways that live events are content havens, so is also true of webinars.
Just as with events, subject matter experts and industry leaders who present during webinars share a wealth of information, typically accompanied by slide content to help support their talk. From a repurposing perspecti...
February 12, 2014 09:22 AM
At this point, the merits of online video content no longer need to be ‘sold’ to marketers. The majority of companies are now doing some form of video marketing, and that number continues to rise with each passing year. YouTube remains a major component of most video marketing strategies (as it should), but it’s a mistake to assume that it needs to be the cornerstone of your efforts.
In a recent post for ReelSEO, HubShout’s Chad Hill makes “the case against YouTu...
February 07, 2014 09:36 AM
Business communications are vital to the success of any organization, and the landscape surrounding how businesses communicate is ever-evolving. This coupled with disruptions in technology, makes it more important than ever for businesses to account for these changes when developing content to drive their communications.
With that topic in mind, I’m pleased to introduce a new video blog (vlog!) series dedicated to examining the changing landscape of business communications, and pr...