Content Marketing Blog

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Sheetal Pinto - 3/8/2017 19:00

It’s hard to imagine a world without search engines. How many of us would have the patience to leaf through the print volume of Encyclopedia Britannica to find out more about Timbuktu? The constant shift in the SEO landscape over the last few years has been a mix of baffling and impressive. Continuously evolving, yesterday’s recipe need not necessarily work tomorrow. So as a business owner, what stance do you take? How can you plan your SEO strategy to give you maximum responses and qualified traffic that ultimately results in sales volumes?

Sheetal Pinto - 6/18/2014 20:00

Continuing on from last week, let’s talk about why it is important to assess your content “assets”. Many businesses fail to realize just how much content is already available within the company. For instance, that sales presentation given to a new customer last week may be precisely what other potential customers are looking for to make that all-important purchase decision. Brochures and flyers designed for a specific expo or conference may be of interest to a wider audience, particularly those who are in different countries and could not attend a national event.

Sheetal Pinto - 6/11/2014 20:00

At a recent workshop we conducted for business owners in the Greater Toronto Area, we made an interesting, though not surprising observation. At least 80% of the participants said they had allocated a reasonable budget and were investing time and resources for SEO. As content providers, that is something we love to hear.

Sheetal Pinto - 10/15/2013 20:00

Google Offers Two New ‘Solutions’ for Effective SEO 
The tolling bell as the funeral parade walks towards the graveyard is for the importance of links and anchor text as a previously integral, no, vital part of any SEO campaign. Or so it would seem post-Hummingbird – Google's major algorithm change this fall. It is not an update, it is a paradigm shift, and to some it seems that much of the SEO industry is trailing in the wake of the wake, as it were.


Recent Posts

Sheetal Pinto - 2/21/2019 06:00

Get Your Audience to Stop Searching and Start Looking (At YOUR Content!)  

The internet is a wonderful, but inevitably addictive place. It’s common to spend hours scrolling from post to post on your smartphone, as different pieces of content fight for your attention. As content consumers, it’s interesting to take a step back and take note of what content draws us in, and what turns us away. Regardless of our reactions, all that content is vying for our attention.

Sheetal Pinto - 2/14/2019 06:00

Do (Lots!) More with Content Marketing

There’s no feeling like writing that first blog post. It’s not easy putting down thoughts about something specific – whether it’s your professional expertise or a personal insight. Writing a blog can be a great tool to learn and grow as a marketer and content publisher online.

Sheetal Pinto - 2/7/2019 06:00

More Expert Content Optimization Techniques

Last week, we covered part one of our tips on Strong Rankings for your Digital Content. As mentioned, SEO and the page ranking system are cornerstones of effective digital marketing. This week, we continue exploring some of the most important signals to consider when it comes to Google search engine optimization.

Sheetal Pinto - 1/31/2019 06:00

Digital marketing has become an essential avenue to achieve visibility and success for your business, online and offline.

Sheetal Pinto - 1/24/2019 06:00

Take a Page Out of Award-winning Songwriting Techniques

Writer Richard Bach once said, “A professional writer is an amateur who didn’t quit.” When it comes to writing and creating content, there are times when the most established writers among us feel like amateurs. While we may be experts in our fields, sharing our expertise in an engaging way requires a whole new set of copywriting skills.

Sheetal Pinto - 1/17/2019 06:00

What Works, What Doesn't

For those of you still unfamiliar with digital marketing, it’s important to understand that SEO is more than just a passing trend or an online buzz word. It’s actually one of the most efficient ways to improve website visibility across the board. Not only have we delved into the algorithms responsible for recognizing quantitative value, we’ve also discovered metrics that can do more than just measure site popularity.

One of the most popular SEO tools to date is SEM Rush, a full-service platform that offers a holistic view of UX. But, like any other tool, it does very little good if you don’t know how to use it. Even the most complete data set won’t help with content optimization if you aren’t aware of best practices for implementation. Keep reading to learn more.

Sheetal Pinto - 1/10/2019 06:00

Content Marketing Stands to Benefit!   

Socrates was an ancient Greek philosopher who is widely regarded as one of the best thinkers in human history. It’s worth doing a little research to find out more about how he contributed to modern philosophy. Although the contributions of Socrates have been largely applied to psychology and critical thinking, they can also strengthen your content marketing strategy in surprising ways.

Sheetal Pinto - 12/27/2018 06:00

It’s been a year of change in so many ways, including online for marketers. This year, we have walked through many different challenges, including changing algorithms and new ways of engaging with our technology (can we say ‘Hello, Google?’). We have also welcomed new techniques and learnings to make us better content creators, marketers and managers online.

Sheetal Pinto - 12/20/2018 06:00

Expert Tips to Use Content Marketing for Your HVAC Business!

The HVAC industry can be extremely competitive, especially during seasons with extreme temperatures. Even the most experienced technicians can lose business if they don’t know how to use content marketing to their advantage and stand out in the online world. Your HVAC company needs a well-crafted SEO content strategy to use digital material that engages, entertains, and informs your target market.

Sheetal Pinto - 12/13/2018 06:00

Effective Content Marketing for Schools and Educational Institutions

The internet is allowing educational institutions to reach more people with programs and opportunities than ever thought possible. Parents and prospective students are looking to well-crafted content for the information they need to make some of the most important decisions in their lives. Education matters and creating content that reflects that is important.