Category: SEO

WordCamp 2017 Takeaway: Content Matters

This year I noticed a theme in many of the sessions I attended for Word Camp Maine 2017—content, content, content. I heard the saying, “content is king” over and over. Why is content so important right now?

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5 Myths About Content Marketing For Tech

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When content marketing is done effectively it can attract search engines and engage live readers. New content optimizes search results because of Google’s algorithms. High-quality content hooks web site users and helps to demonstrate your expertise and builds trust.

However, some companies that sell high tech products and services accept myths about content marketing that just aren’t true. This may lead you to reduce your efforts or budget in the area of content marketing or avoid certain strategies because you mistakenly think they won’t be effective.

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Stop Making Content McNuggets


Adding new, relevant content is a way to get Google to rank your web site higher in search results. So there has been an explosion of content on the web.

As you might expect, much of this high volume of content is poor quality.

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Inbound: The Era of Small and Free is Over

Recently, I spent some of my time at the FutureM / Inbound conference(s) in Boston, MA. The two conferences were run jointly, sharing Key Note speakers and allowing participants to all mingle together.

There were thousands of people deeply involved with marketing, on both the agency or in-house side. As with any good conference, I was introduced to new ideas and strategies and brushed up on some techniques. I tried to walk away inspired, but honestly, I felt a bit saddened as I realized that the door has slammed close on an era of the free, level playing field in the areas of social media and some forms of content marketing.

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