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To Stand Out, Find Your “Micro Niche”

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Got a sinking feeling your marketing copy is too “me too?” If so, you’re not alone, according to content marketing guru Joe Pulizzi. He did an excellent post earlier this year arguing that many campaigns fail because the material they offer is too much like everyone else’s. I’m always surprised when I push a client […]

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Lose Content Flab, Make Buyers Swoon  

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Well, maybe not swoon. But with 55 percent of visitors spending fewer than 15 seconds on Web sites, you don’ want to waste their time before they get you r marketing message. Shorter is often better when it comes to marketing content. But all too often, your in-house experts turn in bloated, unclear, jargon-filled bylined […]

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Dragging real insights out of subject matter experts (SMEs) for white papers can sometimes seem like pulling teeth. One of the most common excuses I get is some variation on “We don’t want to give too much of our solution away.” In other words, if you share too much of your intellectual property (IP) with […]

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You Want The Case Study That Google Got

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In the past, I’ve ranted about what vendors leave out of their case studies, what they need to make them great, and how much of your “secret sauce” you should reveal in them. But rarely do I see a case study that is so good it sets the bar for the industry. It involves Spotify […]

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Selling “Transformation” in Plain English

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Many marketers talk “transformation” but fewer can deliver it – or even define it. Look beneath the covers, and what sounds so impressive turns out to be only incremental cost-cutting. But one recent case study I wrote for a global professional services company got me thinking of the “T” word. The reason: The “transformation” we […]

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Making Health Insurance “Digital”  

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Spring brings two painful ordeals. One is doing my taxes, where software can at least help ease the agony.  The other is choosing a health insurance plan, from a provider that seems never to have heard of the “digital” revolution. Among the many loose definitions I’ve seen of the “D” word in my work with […]

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Lessons From Google’s Disk Drive Wish List

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If good content marketing creates conversations with your customers, what better conversation could there be than learning what customers want in your next-generation products? Google recently gave the disk drive industry some free, and detailed, market research in the form of a speech, a blog post and even a detailed white paper. Google’s wish list […]

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No Messaging, No Payoff In Marketing Automation?

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When I work with clients on white papers, Web sites and other collateral, the hardest part is often getting them to explain what the heck they want to say. Veteran marketer Tom Grubb has found the same thing while implementing marketing automation at companies such as CA Technologies. In this guest post Grubb, chief strategy […]

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