Discipline Delivers In Content Marketing

When it comes to content marketing, if you can choose between creative and consistent - choose the latter. Just as the tortoise beat the hare, so too the consistent will always outperform the creative in terms of long-term return-on-investment. … [Read more...]

Social Media: Changing The Brand Perception of Mardi Gras

As I embark on yet another Fat Tuesday, I can't help but flashback a decade (yes, it's been 10 years since I first invited you to experience Mardi Gras via my Tweetstream) and marvel at the power of Social Media to build brand perception. Back then, … [Read more...]

Content Marketing Strategy: The Importance of Ecosystem Thinking

Let me show you an example of how this might work, using Chapter 14, of my book, The Invisible Sale, “Creating Text-Based Content.” Chapter 14 easily deconstructs into multiple individual blog posts. One blog post idea is to repurpose the "Talking vs … [Read more...]

Are You Creating Content For Conversions or The Converted?

While watching Luke Bryan, the headliner closing act on Saturday night, at the 2014 Bayou Country Fest I was struck by two things. First, his pandering techniques (to get the crowd into the show) and second, the number of folks heading for the doors … [Read more...]

How To Build A Social Media Marketing Strategy

Have you ever wished someone would just give you directions for how to go from wanting to leverage social media for your brand to actually leveraging social media for your brand? Do you feel like you know what you hope to accomplish but just don't … [Read more...]