Content marketing and brand journalism best practices

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You need content marketing and brand journalism. Push your organization past competitors to the top of your field with takeaways from the Brand Journalism and Content Marketing Summit, Nov. Reach millions of people searching for viral video content.

4 Pitfalls of Brand Journalism to Avoid

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Perhaps for obvious reasons, we (meaning the AirPR crew) tend to obsess about all things “owned content.” PR Education brand journalism content marketing content tips PR public relations SAP Tim Clark

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The Best PR & Content Marketing Conferences to Attend in 2018

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The TOP PR and Content Marketing Conferences 2018. If you’re in search of PR and content marketing conferences to attend in 2018, AirPR has pulled together a definitive list of the best and the brightest. Intelligent Content Conference (ICC).

Marketing opportunity: Be the resource content marketers rely on

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Share your expertise, ideas and products at the Brand Storytelling & Content Marketing Conference at Disneyland. Make magic happen as a sponsor at Ragan’s Brand Storytelling & Content Marketing Conference at Disneyland , Sept.

Why your whole organization must get involved in content marketing

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Without executive buy-in and the right subject matter experts providing valuable insights, your content will struggle to attract a crowd. All too often, clients struggle to initiate and maintain an ongoing content marketing program. Marketing and communications.

94 helpful, handy content marketing resources

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Content creation is one of the biggest challenges marketers face today. 10-11 in New York City for our Writing & Content Creation Conference ]. Try this slew of handy tools (separated by category, for your convenience) to get more bang from your content marketing bucks.

Why Content Marketers Shouldn’t Ignore Traditional Media

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The distinction holds severely restrictive repercussions for thought leaders, marketers and journalists alike. While online marketing and content production may be the trend, other forms of media still lead the charge when informing the public about what’s new and important.

Dispelling 6 Myths PR Sometimes has about Content Marketing

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This is why content marketing plays such a crucial role in media relations , among many other aspects of PR and corporate communications. Myth 1: Content is a commodity. The same is true of content. Some argue content is king, and others say it’s a commodity.

Report: How content marketing builds trust

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Modern market forces have resulted in an unprecedented loss of trust for institutions and businesses. New organizations have experienced a rebound, with new journalism seeing an increase in influence—but PR pros have a harder time than ever getting earned media. Influencer marketing.

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7 Ways PR People Can Support Journalism

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This may seem like a good thing for the PR business, as companies and others try to go around traditional media to tell their stories through social media and branded content. What’s more alarming are indications that journalism is under siege for its role in democracy.

What is Brand Journalism?

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What is brand journalism? Brand journalism is no different than content marketing. However, brand journalism is different. The difference between brand journalism and content marketing isn’t to be found in outputs. Brand Journalism in Action.

Content Marketing Can’t Just Be a Top-Funnel Activity

Contently - Strategy

Good journalists and good marketers have something in common: They’re obsessed with understanding their audience so they can help people learn something new. That was the first thing I realized when I left the journalism world to become Contently’s editor-in-chief six years ago.

Native Advertising: Where Content Marketing and Journalism Overlap

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Bernie Borges is executive producer of Social Business Engine , CEO of Find and Convert , an IBM Futurist , a Dell Social Influencer and frequent speaker at marketing conferences and private events. Context conscious content. Navigation – How will people find and experience the content?

The 10 Best PR & Content Marketing Conferences to Attend in 2019

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PR and content marketing are rapidly evolving with new access to data and insights, new methods of measurement and more channels to reach your audience than ever. Attending conferences can not only be an effective way to sharpen your skills, but can provide you with lots of networking with other PR and marketing pros navigating our evolving industry. Content Marketing World. Content Marketing Conference. Confab, The Content Strategy Conference.

PR and Content Marketing Insights from the Edelman Trust Barometer

Sword and the Script

I study organizational persuasion for a living and I knew this was not bona fide journalism. Some clever guy with a political bent bought a domain and polished up a site to look like journalism. Search Engines, Social Media and Journalism.

A Marketing to Media Translation Dictionary For Journalists Turned Content Marketers

Contently - Strategy

In the marketing world, professionals tend to glom onto useful marketing buzzwords as a shared language, and those terms can actually prove useful to professionals in adjacent industries. Content marketers never make content for content’s sake.

PR, Social Media and the Imperative of Content Marketing [UML]

Sword and the Script

You can’t tell – even digitally savvy marketers can’t tell – the difference between “content” and “ads” anymore. Add in the trends of fake news, the erosion of trust in journalism , and rampant ad fraud and this has the makings of a perfect storm.

Airport’s brand journalism news service takes flight

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From a reputational viewpoint, it might seem risky for Pittsburgh International Airport’s Blue Sky brand journalism news service to newsjack other organizations’ crises. Those are happenings that affect our industry,” says Paul O’Rourke, vice president of marketing. “As

Content Marketing Consistency: How Often Should You Publish?

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How often should a business publish content in order to achieve a level of effectiveness in content marketing ? More than anything else, consistency is the single most valuable attribute in content marketing. But We Produce a lot of Content.

How to Apply Reciprocity to 10x Your Content Marketing Results

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Content marketing takes time and effort. By working together with other guest bloggers on content creation and helping each other get mentioned, we’re building useful, long-term relationships. Reciprocal marketing in a nutshell. Content Promotion

Survey Analysis: Competition in B2B Content Marketing Heats Up

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B2B marketing has overwhelmingly adopted the concept of content marketing, according to the 2018 B2B Content Marketing Benchmarks, Budgets & Trends survey. Strategy and Quality Drive Content Success. B2B marketers are also claiming success.

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3 Rewards to Reap From Brand Journalism

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The answer is brand journalism. Brand journalism combines journalistic storytelling tactics with brand strategy to engage audiences and increase brand reputation. So what will your brand get out of brand journalism? Best Practices Featured brand journalism content marketing

The evolution of PR through content marketing

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Brands are answering the call to create more value for customers and their community by publishing their own news and editorial content. Some great examples of popular content hubs include Intel IQ , Target’s Bulls Eye View , Adobe’s CMO.com and Dell’s Power More (Dell is a client of mine).

3 tips for better content marketing goals

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As 2017 unfolds, the importance of content marketing is growing. The challenging aspect of content marketing is that it’s easy to lose track of where you are. If this is true, then why wouldn’t you have specific content marketing goals as well?

How content marketing has changed PR

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Whether it’s media relations, brand journalism or managing corporate communications, content has always played an essential part of effective PR efforts. Content is the currency for building social relationships that can boost earned media. TopRank Online Marketing.

9 Content Marketing Trends That Will Rule The Roost In 2016

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Anne Carton is a small business consultant, digital marketing expert and blogger working with Designhill , the world’s largest online graphic design marketplace. Want to deliver valuable content in 2016? Episodic Content . Influencer Marketing . Visual Content .

Avoid these 11 content marketing mishaps

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If you're developing digital content in any capacity, you've probably run across some of the following advice: Develop a content strategy. Write "good" content. You could develop content to entertain and never sell, but what if people really. Edit your content.

State of Content Marketing 2019: Creativity Strikes Back

Contently - Strategy

Content marketing just doesn’t work,” they said. I’ve worked at Contently, one of the pioneers in content marketing, since 2013. Starting in 2013, brands started hiring journalists to work on their content programs.

The Facebook Frozen Frog and Fodder for Content Marketing

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Top search results for a similar query, in the form of a question, “ can a frog really freeze and come back to life ,” include credible-looking sites such as Science Line , Live Science and the Journal News – a Cox Media-owned publication serving Butler County, Ohio. by Frank Strong.

Announcing PR Daily’s Content Marketing Awards finalists

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The finalists in PR Daily’s Content Marketing Awards know that compelling content can capture the attention of busy audiences. Content Marketing for the Purpose of: Brand Awareness. The Call Tracking Study Guide for Marketers, Invoca. Brand Journalism.

3 content marketing rules to live by

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Content marketing is a growing trend—but many PR and marketing pros struggle to do it right. that brand managers spend 25 percent to 43 percent of their marketing budgets on creating and sharing content. Jake's Journal (@JakesJournal) June 8, 2016.

Shopping for Content Marketing in the Discount Store [UML]

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There may well be a disconnect between strategy and execution in B2B marketing. In other words, we spend lots of time mapping what content is needed, for what persona, at what stage – and then wind up sending more emails offering discounts. It’s been a trend in content marketing too.

CUNY Meetup Showcases Journalism Startups

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Some journalism startups aim to breathe fresh life into storytelling, and we might learn a thing or two that has applications for PR and content marketing. That is why I enjoyed the demo night at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism early this week.

How influencer and content marketing will shape PR in 2018

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The power that content and influential social media users wield isn’t new—but tapping into it will take new tricks. However, the shape and reign of both has been affected by a barrage of brand messages, the fake news crisis, PR and marketing budgets and more.

New Google News Lab could help content marketers

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Google has introduced its News Lab, and while it’s targeted to help journalists, content marketers will likely also find it useful. details what these content creators can expect: Our mission is to collaborate with journalists and entrepreneurs to help build the future of media.

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4 ways journalism changes are affecting PR

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A journalist is someone who writes articles, makes TV or radio content or covers events either in an objective way (yes, we know objective is a loaded word ) or for the benefit of their audiences. FREE GUIDE: Brand journalism and content marketing—what’s the difference? ].

Content marketing – it’s not just content for contents sake

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Consider the changing shape of the comms industry, and you will undoubtedly come across the phrase ‘content marketing’. But what does content mean? At the risk of teaching you to suck eggs, content is – in a nutshell – what makes the communications industry go round.

7 Reasons Your B2B Content Marketing Program Fails to Deliver that You Probably Haven’t Heard Before

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There’s are several industry organizations that field annual surveys about content marketing and they are gearing up. Last year, the data overwhelmingly found every business says they are doing content marketing. 2) You don’t treat content marketing is its own channel.

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Why former journalists can make terrific content marketers

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When organizations' leaders want to enhance their brand and take advantage of their prospective clients’ hunger for information, they often turn to content marketers to create engaging content that develops leads and advances them through the all-important funnel.

Are you following these do’s and don’ts of brand journalism?

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There’s a lot of content out there, and as a senior communicator, you’re responsible for ensuring your organization’s stories don’t get lost in the shuffle. Brand journalism gives you the perfect vehicle to do just that—when it’s executed correctly.