This weekend, let's focus on content marketing tips and and tools for writers. Whether you're using content marketing to promote your blog, book, or freelance writing business, you're bound to learn something new from at least one of these three resources.
Content Marketing Tips: Sage Advice from World Class Writers
By Jimmy Rodela at SocialMediaToday.com
This post compiles content marketing tips from some of the top writers and marketers on the Web including Neil Patel, Pat Flynn, Jeff Goins, and Mark Schaefer. Tips range from adding your own personality and stories to your content to separating the writing and editing processes when creating new material.
17 Stats You Should Know About Visual Content Marketing in 2015
By Jesse Mawhinney at Hubspot.com
While writers play an integral role in any good content marketing plan, words alone aren't enough. This post is a great introduction to the importance of visual elements in content marketing. And it should give you some ideas about how you can spice up your content with images, video, and more.
14 Checklists, Scorecards, and Worksheets to Set Up Content Marketing Success
By Michele Linn at ContentMarketingInstitute.com
You know I love tools -- using them, creating them, sharing them. And this post is full of them. As a few examples, you'll find a content kickoff checklist, a readability checklist, and a content curation scorecard.
Do you have any favorite content marketing tips or resources to share? Tell me about them in the comments. Looking for types of content you can incorporate into your own content marketing strategy? Don't miss my post (with free download), 41 Types of Content to Promote Your Business.